Volunteer and Membership Coordinator


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


2437 15th Street, NWWashington, DC 20009


Title : Volunteer and Membership Coordinator

Part Time : Minimum of 20 hours per week. This opportunity is flexible

Location : Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 15th Street, NW and occasional duties at at the Riverside Center, 601 Division Avenue, NE

Main Responsibilities (Under the guidance of a team member):

  • Coordinate volunteer events by following the Parks & People volunteer process.

  • Update and maintain advertisements for volunteer opportunities on volunteer websites.

  • Maintain up-to-date volunteer database.

  • Assist with logistics/set up; serve as on-site contact when possible and photograph events.

  • Help to organize and staff larger annual volunteer events.

  • Support Washington Parks & People’s Membership program implementation.

  • Help to integrate membership programs into all events and program publicity

  • E-mail members welcoming them, thanking them for renewing, reminding them to renew, or inquiring why they lapsed

  • Update member profiles in database

  • Assist in drafting correspondence

  • Identify and build on ways to reach out new members.

Required and Desired Skills.

  • Advanced knowledge of eTpaestry or similar donor management systems

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Strong eye for detail and ability to multi-task

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to work in a collaborative way with a small staff

  • Resourceful, flexible, and a self starter

  • Passionate about the mission of Parks & People

Please, send a cover letter and your resume to volunteer @washingtonparks.net

Washington Parks & People is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its hiring or any other practices on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, ethnicity, national origin, age, or sexual orientation. People of color and residents of Washington, DC are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • Administrative Support
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Critical Thinking
  • Networking
  • Data Entry
  • Verbal / Written Communication

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Requirements & Commitment

  • At least 3 months

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