Looking for an opportunity to give back? 3R Rescue is seeking a Volunteer Nonprofit Newsletter Designer/Editor.
3R Rescue is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit animal rescue based in Winters, CA. Our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home animals in need of a second chance. 3R saves dogs from rural poor under-sourced, over-crowded shelters with very high euthanasia rates. They are provided medical care, quality nutrition and the opportunity to relax and socialize in a home environment, enabling them to be 'good citizens’ in their new lives. Since our founding in 2012, 3R Rescue has saved the lives of over 480 animals. Help us continue! Under the direction of the Executive Director of 3R Rescue, the Newsletter Designer/Editor will assist in the creation and publication of quarterly newsletters. Responsibilities will include (but may not be limited to) the following:
Assist in the planning for the creation and distribution of four (4) newsletter editions per year, released quarterly
Research and source content from relevant and reputable industry sources
Write/edit short articles related to the work of 3R Rescue - Typically 1/quarter
Edit format as needed from established template
Work closely with the 3R Team regarding distribution lists and dates
Maintain organized record of communication including emails, documents, phone calls, etc. related to this function
Experience with newsletter design and article writing is required for this role
Experience in non-profit or volunteer organizations is highly desired
Experience with publishing is highly desired
Experience with email software programs, such as MailChimp
Strong written communication including spelling, grammar and proper citation
Strong research skills, especially online research
Ability to communicate effectively with various audiences; friendly; enjoy interacting with people
Basic design skills; experience with Microsoft Publisher or similar software
Advanced skill in Microsoft Word and Power Point desirable
Belief in the mission and work of 3R Rescue
Location: While much of the volunteer work can be performed remotely, we are seeking a local volunteer (within 30 miles of Winters, CA) that would be open to meeting our team in person for 1-2 a (1) hour-long meetings once per quarter.
Note: All work undertaken and produced by volunteers for and on behalf of 3R Rescue will remain the copyright of the organization.