Thank you for your willingness to volunteer your time and energy at The Echo Foundation.
It is the tireless efforts of Echo volunteers that help make our projects successful every year! Below are some of our opportunities for volunteers:
■ Office Assistant-Answer phones, make copies, file, take messages, write letters and thank you notes, help organize and complete Echo’s mass mailings, research data on the internet, and manage day-to-day operations to help us run the most efficient office possible.
■ Social Media – Manage social media accounts across multiple platforms, plan publicity campaigns that will spread through social media, produce online content that has an interactive component.
■ Event Assistant-Help Echo staff on tasks which relate to the current annual project, such as research, liaison responsibilities, art projects, etc.
■ Grant Research/Writing-Conduct web research on potential grant opportunities for Echo, write grant proposals and help secure funding through grants, donations, and underwriting. Manage individual grants to completion. Write follow-up reports which speak to the outcomes of the specific grant.
■ Education-Assist the project manager with various tasks associated with upcoming projects, including but not limited to: communicating and interacting with area public and private high schools, managing the schools’ partnerships with Echo, facilitating curriculum development, printing and distribution, and planning/conducting teacher workshops.
■ Annual Award Dinner-Help with the annual awards ceremony. Responsibilities include: greeting guests, acting as an Echo ambassador during the event, and any other duties that will help ensure the success of the event.
■ Judging Art & Writing Contest-Evaluate submissions for our annual student art and writing competitions.
■ Data Entry & Management-Manage and update databases for contributions, company and individual contacts.
■ Other opportunities and projects may be available as needed.
If you are interested in any of the above listings, please complete the volunteer application below: