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Volunteer Engagement Assistant (Virtual)

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YOUNG NONPROFIT PROFESSIONALS NETWORK OF WASHINGTON DC

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The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities.

Position Overview

The Volunteer Engagement Assistant will assist the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement with outreach and relationship building among volunteers. It is crucial for YNPNdc volunteers to have a positive working environment and provide opportunities for each to connect with one another. This position will report to the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain an understanding of who and what the YNPNdc volunteers are interested in.
  • Identify and cultivate 2-4 virtual social events for relationship building among the volunteers.
  • Serve as the moderator for the event discussion.
  • Provide pre-planning and virtual onsite logistical support for the social volunteer events.
  • Administer promotional communications of the social volunteer events.
Secondary Responsibilities
  • Draft materials as necessary in partnership with the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement.
  • Member of the Volunteer Committee.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong event planning skills, especially for virtual events.
  • Comfortable with navigating Zoom meeting software.
  • Experience in volunteer engagement and relationship cultivation is a plus, but not required.
  • Interested in the non-profit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision.
  • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (3-6 hours/month, this includes attendance to the virtual social volunteer events. 6 month minimum commitment).

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About YOUNG NONPROFIT PROFESSIONALS NETWORK OF WASHINGTON DC

Location:

1666 K ST NW STE 440, WASHINGTON, DC 20006, US

Mission Statement

YNPNdc strengthens the greater Washington nonprofit sector by activating, engaging, and championing emerging nonprofit professionals and connecting them with resources, ideas, and each other.

Description

YNPNdc is an independent, volunteer-led organization, affiliated with the National Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which includes chapters in more than 40 cities. We bring young professionals together through networking, professional development events, providing mentoring opportunities, and convene the sector. We envision a community of inspired professionals equipped to lead a diverse and evolving nonprofit sector in Greater Washington and beyond. YNPNdc members are inspired professionals who are interested in strengthening the greater Washington nonprofit sector through networking, professional development, and advocacy. Learn more about becoming a member!

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Management
  • Professional Development
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Resource Development / Management
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3-6 hours a month

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