Purpose of role:The events manager volunteer will be involved in reviewing current fundraising activities, build upon successes and assist with strategic planning for future events. This volunteer opportunity is an unpaid position that does not automatically lead to employment.
Qualifications:A love for event organization and coordination.
Responsibilities:- Organize and communicate details of events with pertinent staff; - Secure all supplies and entertainment, appealing to participants for cost reduction commensurate with a nonprofit budget; - Make sure communications to media and/or internal PR contact is made with adequate advance time; - coordinate volunteers w/volunteer coordinator or outside groups, personal networks; - Be original and inventive in carrying out the theme(s) and aims of the event; - Attend the pre-event walkthroughs; - Be on hand for the event and arrive earlier than start times as needed.
Training:One day, help in Fall
Time Commitment:Event specific
Length of Commitment:Minimum of 12 months is requested but not required
Reports to:Purvi Shah, Founder and Executive Director(650) 703-0455