Media/News Writer Volunteer,
If you enjoy writing, this is the volunteer job for you. We are looking for someone to create press releases about the Stamford History Center for distribution to various media outlets (onlinenews sites, radio, tv, magazines, etc.). You will interview people in the organization to gather information. Once your article is reviewed by our volunteer editors, it will be sent out. It is essential that our media volunteer stays up-to- date with our activities, so press releases go out in a timely fashion. The position can be expanded to include the creation of newsletters and flyers (working with our graphic designer).
This is a job that can be done largely from your own laptop/desktop, and at your own
REQUIREMENT:Please write a two or three paragraph "Press Release" on one of the following topics: 1] About our Tag Sale 2] The opening of the Hoyt-Barnum House or 3] A past Historical Center event You can get ideas by going to our web site: www.stamfordhistory.org Forward it to me and we will review and get back to you. Thanks again for your interest in joining the volunteer team! Tom
Tom PorterVolunteer CoordinatorStamford History Center
1508 High Ridge RoadStamford, CT 06903www.stamfordhistory.org 203-329-1183
Skills needed: organized, experienced writer; a self-starter who can use Word and navigate the internet.
- Basic Computer Skills
- Internet Research
- Microsoft Office Suite
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