Heart Gallery Bi-Monthly Venue Volunteer

AGENCY DESCRIPTION:

A Family For Every Child is a nonprofit organization located in Eugene, Oregon. AFFEC’S mission is to find loving, permanent, families for every waiting foster child.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Heart Gallery is a traveling “art exhibit” of photographs of local and nationwide children who are currently in foster care and waiting to be adopted. Since A Family For Every Child was founded, more than 500 foster children have been featured in Heart Galleries, and more than 250 have found their forever families. AFFEC is looking for a volunteer who can contribute to the Heart Gallery Program by networking with prospective photographers and venues, as well as maintaining current relationships and displays.          

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Program Director, the intern/volunteer will perform a variety of tasks including:

  • Statewide outreach for photographers and videographers.
  • Statewide outreach for possible gallery venues, vendors, volunteers, etc.
  • Statewide outreach for resources, including printing, frames, brochures, etc.
  • Assist in organization of storage for frames, photos, etc.
  • Research, outreach, and record data on Heart Galleries across the country.

SKILLS/ QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with ability to communicate with diverse populations.
  • Computer skills/data entry.
  • Well organized, with attention to detail and ability to work independently.

SCHEDULE:

  • Rotating start dates.
  • 6-9+ hours per week.
  • 3-6 month commitment minimum.

CONTACT:                                                                                                                                     

Volunteer Coordinator info@afamilyforeverychild.org or 541-343-2856.