Help us spread our mission and increase community engagement as the Communications Intern/Volunteer for Associated Ministries! The Communications Intern/Volunteer will work closely with our Program Outreach Coordinator to assist with the creation and distribution of marketing materials and stories about our organization to strengthen our volunteer base and inform the community about our work.
Note: this position can be performed remotely or in-person at our offices in Tacoma, WA. Remote interns/volunteers must have a home work station (e.g. computer, internet, and phone).
Duties and Responsibilities
Distribute flyers for different programs via email, social media, and online recruitment sites
Initiate email connections with potential volunteer groups
Research sources for potential volunteers
Collect stories and photos from staff and volunteers
Draft posts for our blog, newsletters and social media
Provide occasional assistance with related administrative tasks such as
Printing and prepping outreach materials
Returning calls and inquiries
Other duties as assigned
Demonstrated commitment to promoting an anti-racist, equity-driven culture
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with various desktop and web apps (such as Microsoft Office Suite, Google applications, etc.), and social media websites
Some availability during the week within office hours 8:00am-5:30pm
Ability to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per week for 3 months
Previous experience with social media, outreach, communications, or graphic design in a professional setting is preferred
Develop professional skills in marketing, communications, recruitment, and outreach
Gain experience working in a non-profit environment
Working together toward lasting solutions to homelessness.
Associated Ministries is a non-profit organization located in the Hilltop neighborhood of Tacoma, WA. We are an interfaith organization uniting communities of different faiths to work together toward lasting solutions to homelessness. We provide housing services to people experiencing homelessness, as well as support to modest and low income households as a form of homeless prevention. We strive to create an anti-racist equity-driven environment for all clients, staff, and volunteers who come through our doors.
Homeless & Housing
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
February 9, 2021
Brand Development & Messaging
Verbal / Written Communication
Social Media / Blogging
Must be at least 18
Minimum of 4 hours per week for 3 months. Can accommodate more than 4 hours.