East Palo Alto Kids Foundation – Volunteer

EPAK is looking for a Marketing Communications volunteer to create and execute online and offline materials to drive awareness of our Educator Micro Grant program among potential donors and continue to communicate our success to existing donors. This role is vital to the development and success of EPAK.

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Position Summary:

East Palo Alto Kids Foundation (EPAK) is a community-based, all-volunteer organization promoting educational opportunities and academic success for students in the classrooms of East Palo Alto and eastern Menlo Park. We provide micro grants to educators for materials and activities which are important to supporting students’ knowledge acquisition, but which would not otherwise be available to children living within the community we serve.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and edit newsletters, annual report, annual appeal letter

  • Coordinate with graphic designer for printed materials

  • Organize special donor events

  • Coordinate photographers for marketing opportunities and maintain photo files

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong writing and verbal skills to effectively articulate EPAK's mission and programs

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Previous experience working with a non-profit organization is helpful but not necessary

  • Ability to work independently and effectively to meet deadlines     

To Apply: 

To apply, please send resume and writing sample to Nancy Bardsley, info@epak.org. Please include “Application for Marketing Communications Volunteer” in the subject line.