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Without the thoughtful assistance and commitment of our many volunteers, we would not be able to maintain the quality of courses and programs for which we are well known. 

 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

 

Hosts/Hostesses

Commitment: Min. 3 hours per month. No max.
Dates/Times: See registration form link below.
# of people required: as many as are willing to volunteer

As part of our new programming, AWCS will now have the capability to offer drop in writing time throughout our business day. We are looking for individuals to come and hang out for a few hours, greet people, show them around, help them get settled and write or direct them where they need to go if they are present for a class or other event and you get the chance to work on your own projects. Day, evening and weekend times available.
If you’re interested in this opportunity, please email Robin at rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org
 Or
October 2017 Dates Sign Up Here
 
cSpace Grand Opening Volunteers for the Day
 Commitment – Volunteers for the Day – 4 hours (minimum)
# of people required: A LOT (see the link below for needs)
 
The cSpace Grand Opening is September 29-October 1, 2017. We are in need of a number of volunteers to help out during the day. If you can come for a few hours, a day or the whole weekend, we would greatly appreciate your help. Duties may include, greeting visitors, handing out brochures, talking about the AWCS and what we do, manning the various stations or selling member books and memberships.

 
If you’re interested in helping out email Robin at rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org or Sign Up Here.
 
Social Events Committee
 
Commitment – 10-20 hours per month | ongoing
# of people required: 3-5
 
AWCS hosts special social events for members three times a year with the hope of making them monthly in the future. These events can consist of fun themed evenings, reading nights, tea parties, guest speakers… Anything fun, no stress, a chance for members to get to know one another. We welcome your ideas.
 
You will work as part of a team of volunteers led by our events coordinator to plan and implement these special events.
 
If this sounds like something you’d like to be a part of, please send an email to Robin at rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org or Sign Up Here
  
Newsletter Editor, Email Marketing Professional
Commitment: Approx. 10 hours per month.
Number of people needed: 1

AWCS is currently seeking a newsletter editor/email marketing champion. The newsletter editor creates and sends out email marketing campaigns using MailChimp to all our subscribers on a weekly basis as well as maintains the MailChimp database by adding and deleting new members or removing expired members.

Computer knowledge/email marketing experience is an asset.

Work from the comfort of your home. Set up templates, schedule campaigns.

If you’re interested in this position please send a letter of interest and a resume, or if you would like more information please contact Robin at rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org

2017 Christmas Party Committee

Commitment: 5-10 hours per month | October to December 2017

Number of volunteers: 5-6

Be part of the planning committee for the 2017 Christmas Party. We need strong, detail oriented, organized individuals to plan and implement this festive event. You’ll be given a budget for venue, entertainment, food, beverages, décor and more. The committee will be led by at least one AWCS board member.

If you’re interested in this short term volunteer opportunity, please contact Robin at rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org or Sign Up Here. You will be contacted in late September to start planning.

 

 

To volunteer please submit a letter of interest along with your resume to rvaneck@alexandrawriters.org or respond directly to one of the above opportunities.