A Family for Every Child
Eugene
Monday, December 4, 2017
Unpaid
Pay Type: 
Unpaid
6-9+
Flexible 8:30-5:00
Today
Volunteer
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Hero For a Day is an annual event put on by A Family For Every Child to help raise awareness for the foster care system. During this event, foster children (and others) are given the opportunity to participate in a variety of Hero-related activities. The intern/volunteer in the Hero For a Day Event Planner position will be responsible for planning and carrying out the event. This person will coordinate experienced volunteers and tools to plan event.

Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the intern/volunteer will:

* Research past hero events and write up changes needed, goals for this event, funding, and attendee’s partners.
* Compile team of past volunteers, assess supplies and plan for needed growth.
* Interview past volunteers to create new plan, assign committee heads, and identify new needs.
* Recruit, train, and engage new volunteers.
* Plan a timeline for tasks to be completed.
* Plan marketing calendar, social media plan, and advertising campaign.
* Work with web team to build webpage.
* Build email templates, press releases, PSAs, and other marketing tools.
* Carry out event.
* Make plan for next year.

Skills/Qualifications:

* Experience with event planning.
* Comfortable communicating with different groups of people, skilled at sharing interest and enthusiasm with others.
* Advertising and marketing experience.
* Knowledge of business and budgeting.
* Computer and internet skills, especially working with social media.

CONTACT:
Volunteer Coordinator at info@afamilyforeverychild.org or call 541-343-2856.