Special Events Coordinator


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

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

About

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

Skills

  • 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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