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.
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, please send resume and writing sample to Nancy Bardsley, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Application for Marketing Communications Volunteer” in the subject line.