Fundraising and Support:
We are looking for volunteers to serve on our Fundraising and Support team who share our passion for education, technology, and equality. It is a 40-hour commitment per month initially and an opportunity to help ensure access to quality education for all, regardless of race, location, income, and access to technology.
1. Assist with all donor stewardship and recognition activities
2. Support the planning and management of fundraising events
3. Coordinate and follow up on stewardship communication campaigns, as well as donor requests
4. Work with the team to prospect and solicit major donors
5. Identify and approach potential business partners
6. Help increase communications with supporters Assist with general fundraising activities as needed
7. Participate in Company Wide Professional and Personal Development initiativesQUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND EDUCATION:
Fundraising and/or event planning experience
Ability to build strong relationships with new people and organizations
Can work in an remote environment and have the ability to produce and progress an agenda autonomously
Detail-oriented with excellent time management skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of programs and Google Docs and website maintenance experience an asset
Interest in Education Policy and innovation
Comfort with ambiguity and proactive approach to problem-solving
Works well independently and a team player who can roll up their sleeves and wear multiple hats in a startup environment
Outgoing and enthusiastic personality
Excellent communication skills
Self-starter, ability to work well with others or independently
Passionate about Education
Bachelor's degree or proof of current enrollment required.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
Our Volunteer programs are focused on education development, 21st-century skill mastery, leadership development, and analytical thinking. Additional trainings include:
Fundraising Strategy and Analysis
Foundation Research and Program Evaluation
Donor service and support
Campaign Development and Execution
Our volunteer opportunities are focused on education development, 21st-century skill mastery, leadership development, and analytical thinking. volunteers are challenged to add value to projects and are encouraged to take risks, and think outside of the box. Our Volunteers do not serve as assistants, work on projects that directly generate revenue for the organization, and do not displace regular employees.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please go to http://www.247learn.org/general-volunteer-form to complete an application. When your application is received someone from our team will contact you with next steps.
(Only if needed) Please go to http://www.247learn.org/general-volunteer-form to apply.
- Customer Acquisition
- Grant Writing / Research
- Administrative Support
- Customer Service
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment