VIDEOGRAPHER/EDITOR for YOU TUBE series Be the Star You Are! is a charity increasing literacy and positive media. We produce short videos to be uploaded to social networking sites. We are seeking volunteers who have digital cameras to shoot videos of people, places, and things that exhibit the positive, happy side of life. Need to also have creative editing skills and the knowledge to upload movies to the internet. We currently have two series in production-SHINE and STAR MINUTE. If you are an aspiring film maker and editor, this is a terrific opportunity to practice your skills while making a difference in your community. Volunteer MUST live in the San Francisco Bay area, have transportation to and from Moraga, and be available to meet with other volunteers, shoot events, and attend occasional meetings. This is a volunteer position. There is no pay. However, credit is given. You put your name in the credits as videographer/editor at the end of each movie as well as a link to your personal web site. Please visit our web site at www.bethestaryouare.org for more information about our charity. Please respond ONLY if you have the skills listed above and know how to make movies, edit, and upload. In your email to us, please list your qualifications and provide information on any projects you have already done. Thanks so much for your expertise. This is a FUN opportunity!
The mission of Be the Star You Are! a non-profit corporation is to improve literacy, increase positive media messages, and provide tools for daily living by empowering women, families, and youth. We grow people!
Be the Star You Are!(r), a 501 (c)(3) collects, commissions, and distributes empowering books, audio, video, art, and music. Recipients include youth and teen groups, women, shelters and support groups, seniors, job re-entry, treatment and recovery programs. The world is bombarded daily with negative messages. Believing that information infused with inspiration has the power to transform and change lives, Be the Star You Are! is a positive message media library offering choices and hope. Be the Star You Are! also broadcasts two radio programs, StarStyle-Be the Star You Are!, a lifestyle show Wednesdays, 4-5pm PT and Express Yourself!, a young adult program where teens talk and the world listens, Sundays, 3 PM PT, both on on Voice America Network/Empowerment Channel. http://www.BetheStarYouAreRadio.com.
Be the Star You Are!(r) makes a difference in communities by offering positive "edutainment", education combined with entertainment.
Please note that we will send every potential volunteer a questionnaire which must be completed before any position can be assigned. Minors under the age of 18 must have parental permission.
We are seeking only enthusiastic, responsible volunteers. If your only interest is getting community service, we are not a match for you.