The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Marketing, Public Relations, and Community Outreach Volunteer will support the Ranch’s external communications which are critical for raising awareness. The Volunteer will write and post messages, upload photos and video, develop marketing materials, write press releases, stories, and articles, and assist with planning and implementation of fundraising campaigns and community outreach efforts. The Volunteer will work in close partnership with the marketing and public relations committee and various Board members. Volunteers may also provide assistance with grounds maintenance ensuring the ranch facilities are safe and presentable for animals, guests and clients.
Love of animals and compassion for helping others; commitment to the mission of Ranch
Excellent interpersonal communications and writing skills
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent computer skills including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Prior experience with social media and website maintenance helpful
Outstanding organizational and follow-through skills
Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask
Ability to work independently and as part of a team