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Volunteer Opportunities

Long-Term Volunteer Positions

Our long-term volunteers take responsibility for ongoing tasks and/or more involved projects.  The minimum commitment for these positions are 6 months or more. 
Volunteer Coordinator: 
The coordinator will lead our volunteer recruitment efforts, draft and post recruitment notices on various websites, serve as liaison between volunteers and staff, identify resources to locate and attract the very best volunteers, maintain an updated contact list, and ensure that our volunteers enjoy their experience and are appropriately recognized for their invaluable contribution to our organization.

Duration: Minimum 6 months, ideally 1 year
Monthly Commitment: 10-20 hours per month

To apply, send resume and details of your availability.
Newsletter/Blog Editor:
The editor will encourage timely submissions from relevant staff and volunteers, ensure that monthly e-newsletters and weekly blogs are produced and published according to schedule, and may (if s/he desires) contribute her/his relevant articles.  The editor will also assume the lead for increasing the reach and impact of the newsletters and blogs.

Duration: 1 year
Monthly Time Commitment: 10 hours per month

To apply, send resume and details of your availability.
Webmaster:  
Our webmaster will maintain the site, ensure that links are functioning properly, and that all pages are up-to-date.  The ideal webmaster will assist in creating a series of interactive pages for our new "members only" pages.

Duration: 1 year
Monthly Time Commitment: 20 hours for the first month or two, then 10 hours per month

To apply, send resume and details of your availability. 

Innocence Matters 
PO Box 4099
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 780-4522 
Short-Term Volunteer Positions

Our short-term volunteers donate between 5-80 hours over a span of one to eight weeks and help us plan our annual fundraisers, special events, and fun contests.
Event Planners: Now through Mid-April

Courageous Truth Award - fundraiser to be held mid-April
Time Commitment: 10-15 hours per week
Duration: 1-8 weeks, depending on your availability.
Specific Skills Needed
  • general event planning experience
  • enthusiastic, outgoing people who can assist in securing donated restaurant gift certificates
To apply, send resume and details of your availability
Silent Auction Planners: May-July

Heroes of Justice - fundraiser to be held third week of October

Co-Chair Position: Experienced silent auction planner to assume a lead role for the planning stages, preferably someone who can continue to assist at the actual event in October.
Duration: 3 months or more
Time Commitment: 10-20 hours per week
Specific Skills Needed:
  • event planning
  • silent auction experience
  • organizing individuals
  • team leadership
To apply, send resume and details of your availability.

 
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General Committee Positions:
 enthusiastic and creative volunteers who will acquire donated items for the auction sufficient to meet our fundraising goal, design promotional materials, and promote the event.
Duration: 4 weeks minimum (strong preference for people who are available for entire 3 months).
Time Commitment: 10 hours per week
Specific Skills Needed:
  • outgoing, confident personality
  • fundraising experience
  • goal-oriented
To apply, send resume and details of your availability.