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Event Planning Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Friends for a Non Violent World

  • 45 people are interested

Event Planning Volunteer

Each year we host a variety of educational and social events focused on bringing people together to learn more about a social justice issue. In this role, you will help plan and implement these events.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with planning a variety of events, ranging from fundraisers, reunions, meetings, spring picnic, Holiday Fair, and more.
  • Plan details of events including creating agendas, identifying needed resources, and advertising
  • Engage other volunteers to fill roles for the day(s) of events (greeters, set-up, etc)
  • Assist with coming up with event ideas

Training and Support

  • Orientation to the organization and programs
  • Ongoing collaboration with FNVW staff and other volunteers

Time Commitment

  • 2-6 hours a month
  • 1 year commitment
  • Flexible work location, can either work remotely or from the FNVW office

Organizational Summary

Friends for a NonViolent World (FNVW) seeks a world free from violence and the threat of violence. We champion nonviolence as the foundation for effective programs and actions to promote the dignity of every human being. Our programs demonstrate the power of nonviolent action and transformation at personal, community and institutional levels.

FNVW is a Quaker-inspired organization that welcomes volunteers from all faith practices as well as volunteers with no religious orientation. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organization. We encourage volunteer applications from individuals of all backgrounds and life experiences.

Contact Joan Hyman to learn more! joan@fnvw.org; 651-917-0383

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About Friends for a Non Violent World

Location:

393 Dunlap St. N., #450E, St. Paul, MN 55104, US

Mission Statement

Friends for a NonViolent World (FNVW) is a Quaker-inspired organization of people who affirm the dignity inherent in each human being. FNVW works to promote and create peace and justice in our community by using the principles and practices of nonviolence to transform conflict and to address the root causes of violence.

Description

We provide tools, training and opportunities for people to take leadership in creating a nonviolent society. We affirm the dignity and self-determination of each person, promoting nonviolence as a powerful means to accomplish all just ends. The goals of FNVW are to promote peace in the personal lives of individuals, in communities plagued by violence and in the political system of the United States. Additionally, FNVW strives to educate people on the impact of violence in all areas of our lives.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

393 N Dunlap StSuite #450ESaint Paul, MN 55104

(44.95279,-93.15001)
 

SKILLS

  • Event Design & Planning
  • Advertising
  • Event Management
  • Fundraising
  • Event Planning / Management

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-6 hours a month

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