Special Events Coordinator

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Onsite or VirtualWashington, DC 20012
PYA at Montgomery County Day of Service


Project YES Africa (PYA), is a startup US-based, independent 501(c )(3) non-profit organization working to support children’s education in South Africa. We believe that every child has the right to grow up in a safe environment, to receive a quality education, and to realize their dreams. If you love event planning, making people have a good time, and are looking for experience to add to your resume, this volunteer opportunity is designed for you. Thought this volunteer opportunity, you will:

  • Use your creative vision to design/implement extraordinary and relevant events that will positively raise PYA’s visibility and lead to greater revenues.
  • Support in the design and execution of strategic donor events
  • Participate in brainstorming and strategizing sessions
  • Provide new and innovative strategies for increasing attendance at all events.
  • Help develop and manage key partnerships with vendors and sponsors to increase revenue potential and garner long-lasting community relationships.
  • Identify and attend networking events with goal of developing relationships to increase corporate, sponsor, support of PYA
  • Conduct Venue Research and Outreach
  • Collaborate with Communications team on public relations and social media strategies,
  • Understand methods and enhance methods to recruit, organize and coordinate volunteers


  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Public Relations
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed

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