Art Sphere Inc. is in the process of creating a Chinese translation of its free book of art lesson plans for children that will be freely distributed to non-profits, teachers, and parents. The book is titled, "Creating Legacies through Art: Take an Art Journey". We hope to translate the book to increase the accessibility of our art lessons.
Candidates for this volunteer opportunity should be willing to work remotely/from home, with a team of volunteer translators. Computer access will be necessary. Opportunities can be used for college credit. Looking for long-term and short-term volunteers.
For this particular translation we are currently looking for candidates who are:
Chinese Native Speakers
Traditional Chinese Written Style Users --- 繁体中文使用者 (People from TaiWan, Hong Kong)
Ability/willingness to collaborate with others
Translating text from English to Traditional Chinese written style
Timely response to emails and strong time management
Familiarity with programs like Microsoft Word, DropBox, and Adobe Reader (access to Adobe Illustrator is a plus)
Completed Art Sphere Inc. Volunteer Release Form: http://artsphere.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/ASI-volunteer-Release-and-Intake-form-2014.pdf
Completed Background Check:https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp
Completed Abuse Clearance: https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home
To familiarize yourself with the project, please visit the link below to download our book for free. The survey is just for statistics to provide feedback to grantors. Our goal is to distribute 2,000 books! You can also help us by sharing the book with others!
This book will also be distributed to local community and child-care centers.
Founded in 1998, Art Sphere Inc. (ASI) is a Philadelphia-based non-profit, established to teach art to inner-city low-income youth. Our mission is to engage the creative in communities, empower neighborhoods to explore the positives in peoples' lives, and heal the mind, body and spirit through art. Art Sphere Inc. nurtures the artist in all of us to be able to think beyond what is possible in our own lives and communities. Our students, volunteers and partneres transcend obstacles to bring about positive and lasting change that continuously enables thriving neighborhoods and a vibrant city! Please help us make a difference!
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
- Social Media / Blogging
- Cantonese / Mandarin
- Graphic Design / Print
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- 30 hours
- email, computer access, collaboration, teamwork, editing