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Friends for a Non Violent World

  • 63 people are interested

Volunteer Blogger

Use your written voice to educate others about social justice issues. You will have the chance to develop and use your skills in content writing, performing interviews, photo editing and journalism.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and write content to put on the FNVW blog
  • Attend FNVW events to perform interviews and write up stories
  • Write opinion pieces based off of news stories related to nonviolence
  • Find news articles related to FNVW’s work and/or our programs

Training and Support

  • Orientation to the organization and programs
  • Orientation provided on blogging policies
  • Directly supported by the Executive Director and/or Blog Editor
  • Ongoing collaboration with other volunteers and FNVW staff

Time Commitment

  • 1-4 hours a month
  • 6 month commitment

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 Leah Robshaw Robinson to learn more! Volunteer@fnvw.org; 651-917-0383

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About Friends for a Non Violent World

Location:

393 Dunlap St. N., #307, St. Paul, MN 55104, US

Mission Statement

Friends for a NonViolent World is a Quaker-inspired organization of people who affirm the dignity inherent in each human being. We share a commitment to advancing nonviolence as an ethic for honoring human dignity and a strategy for achieving peace and justice.

Description

We provide tools, training and opportunities for people to take leadership in creating a non-violent society. We affirm the dignity and self-determination of each person, promoting non-violence 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 through the promotion of a peace agenda in foreign and domestic public policy. Additionally, FNVW strives to educate people on the impact of violence in all areas of our lives, from personal relationships to American foreign policy.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Justice & Legal

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Journalism
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Graphic Design / Print

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-4 hours a month

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