Adult Volunteer Mentor - Youth Development Photography Program


(47.58407,-122.30128)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2100 24th Ave SSuite 310Seattle, WA 98144


About

Youth in Focus’ mission is to empower urban youth, through photography, to experience their world in new ways and to make positive choices for their lives. Adult, volunteer mentors assit our Teaching Artists directly in the classroom.

NEEDED: Photography Mentors (black & white darkroom and digital)

DATES & TIMES: Mondays/Wednesdays OR Tuesdays/Thursdays

Mentors in the Digital Photography classes need to be comfortable using Adobe Lightroom 3, and using the manual settings of Canon point-n-shoot digital cameras.

Mentors in the Black & White Photography classes need to be comfortable using 35mm film cameras, processing film by hand, and printing photos in a darkroom.

To apply: http://www.youthinfocus.org/mentor/

Skills

  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Visual Arts
  • Photography
  • Exhibition Arts

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 - 6 hours a week for 8 weeks
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