Heart Gallery Coordinator

  • Intern / Volunteer
  • Eugene, OR

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. We are looking for a volunteer to help perform tasks related to putting together and running our Heart Galleries.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Program Director, the intern/volunteer will:

  • Coordinate venue volunteers.
  • Order monthly portraits.
  • Put together/update image and bio packets for our volunteer to pick up.
  • Work as part of a team to brainstorm new ways to create visibility for the Heart Gallery.
  • Outreach to new venues.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Work as part of a team to brainstorm new ways to create visibility for the Heart Gallery.
  • Computer skills/data entry.
  • Well organized, attention to detail, and the ability to carry out tasks independently.
  • Open to new ideas and able to work well as part of a group.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.

SCHEDULE:                                                                                                            

Minimum commitment of 6-9 hours per week, depending on the time of the month. Most of the work updated takes place either the first or the last week of the month. There are rotating start dates.

CONTACT:                                                                                                              

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