Jacob's Chance (www.jacobschance.org) provides social, recreational, and athletic programs free of charge to youth and young adults with medical, cognitive, physical, and learning disabilities. Programs are provided in an inclusive setting building relationships for youth with different abiliteis to interact and play along thoes with more normal abilities. Jacobs Chance runs River City Buddy Ball with year round athletics, the TEEN SCENCE social club managed by a teen board of Directors, Jacobs Chance at VCU social club for young adults run by college students, and the Family Chance resource program for caregivers.
Responsible for assisting Jacob’s Chance in outreach, community relations, and public relations media campaigns
Weekly commitment of time will range from 2 hours to 5 hours. The Director of Public Relations does not have to attend all River City practices and games unless they have invited a media source or outreach client to attend or volunteer. He/She will attend monthly board meetings on the third Sunday of each month and other required board activities. Attendance at larger fund raising events will also be necessary. Availability to make calls and return emails during the day on a limited basis may be required.
- Public Relations
- Brand Development & Messaging
- Community Outreach
- Interactive/Social Media/SEO
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- 1-5 hours a week