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Graphic Designer

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Position Overview

The #1 goal of Humane Action Pittsburgh (HAP) is to educate the public on how to prevent and relieve animal suffering by taking meaningful action. The HAP Graphic Designer will assist us in this pursuit by creating documents for education pieces, social media, the website, flyers, invitations, etc.

Purpose of the Position

  • Increase visibility and improve general impression of HAP with professional graphic design

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create new graphics and design elements for web, social, email, and paper products
  • Maintain and organize graphics, logos, etc. in Google Drive
  • Grow awareness of HAP with the general public
  • Respond to HAP leadership emails and calls within 48 hours

Training Requirements

Training on HAP’s core values, mission, and policies, including orientation on various campaign missions and statuses.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work within HAP leadership as a team member
  • Working knowledge of Canva, Adobe or other graphic design software
  • General knowledge of social media, web, and other graphics "standards"
  • Creativity to produce exciting and interesting designs
  • Organizational skills and the ability to multitask and prioritize projects
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to present yourself in a friendly, professional, and nonpartisan manner
  • Ability to work independently, follow instructions, and meet deadlines
  • Working knowledge of Google Drive

Time Commitment Required

1 - 2 hours a week. This may vary.

Monthly one-hour, virtual team meetings

Monthly one-hour, virtual leadership meetings

Dress Code

Professional dress required for professional meetings (if any). If attending an informal event on behalf of HAP, we ask the volunteer to purchase a HAP T-shirt at cost.


Since the pandemic, most HAP meetings take place via Zoom. However, occasional in person meetings may be required.

Benefits to the Volunteer

  • Grow leadership skills
  • Develop communication skills
  • Cultivate your passion for animal and environmental protection and put it into action
  • Create real impact on the issues regarding animal welfare
  • Be a valued HAP team member
  • Build your volunteer resume


Shannon Dickerson, Director of Operations

Natalie Ahwesh, Executive Director

What Volunteers Can Expect from HAP

  • Support of HAP leadership and members
  • Respect and appreciation for your contribution and input

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Mission Statement

OUR VISION​ is a world without animal suffering where all beings are treated with compassion. OUR MISSION is to advance the protection of all animals by empowering people to affect change through education, policy, and community action.


SET THE STANDARD By educating the community on the most pressing animal issues of our time and recommending common sense solutions that decision-makers rely on, we set the standard in animal protection. We advance our cause with proven methods -progress over perfection, changing course when needed, being prepared, and staying well connected.

BUILD TRUSTED RELATIONSHIPS Effective advocacy happens by building relationships grounded in cooperation and a shared vision. HAP values inclusivity and professionalism.

FOSTER EMPOWERMENT We set high expectations and achieve them by working with exceptional people who bring their wide array of talents and passion for animal well-being. In order to develop a free and creative culture, we respect the opinions and ideas of others. We are committed to our team and fulfilling our mission by supplying the tools for individuals to become remarkable leaders and advocates.

CREATE COMMUNITY We are stronger together. Collaborating with colleagues, sponsors, legislators, and community leaders, we find that animal protection is well within reach.

DELIVER RESULTS We establish ambitious, clearly defined goals, and work in a systematic manner to realize our objectives and create positive outcomes. We measure our success by our ability to protect animals.




We'll work with your schedule.


123 Pittsburgh StPittsburgh, PA 15003



  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Graphic Design


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours per week, 2-3 virtual meetings per month

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