Nanaimo Youth Services Association is actively looking for an experienced photographer and/or videographer to help improve the quality of NYSA’s online marketing, social media and web content. The volunteer work would vary but we estimate it will require one to five hours a month depending on our activities and your availability.
The ideal volunteer would have the following:
- 1 to 2 years experience in quality photography/video work
- Experience with Adobe applications such as Photoshop, Premiere, InDesign, Illustrator is an asset
We expect to receive exclusive use of the images for online marketing, social media and web use and that the photographer would retain copyright of all material shot for NYSA.
This an opportunity for the candidate with the right fit to build up a portfolio and develop a special eye for social causes, while supporting a strong community organization.
We thank all those considering this opportunity for your consideration!
We’re looking for E-Volunteers!
How Does E-Volunteering Work?
NYSA’s E-Volunteer program connects volunteers to our operations remotely. E-Volunteering offers many of the benefits gained from on-site volunteering, while having the extra advantage of fitting into one’s regular schedule without needing to physically attend meetings, presentations or update sessions. Through the Internet, contributing and giving back to a worthwhile cause, developing new skills, and making new connections are common benefits of E-Volunteering and for NYSA it’s a great opportunity to engage more people in our mission. And we’re pleased to provide you with letters of recommendation and accomplishment for your contributions to our mission.
What Can I Do as an E-Volunteer?
Any task at all that can be completed online can work as an E-Volunteer placement. Most E-Volunteers spend approximately 3 to 4 months in a placement and spend 2 to 10 hours per week working on the chosen project.
Depending on your skills and background, there are multiple tasks to choose from on our volunteer board but they generally fall within the following categories:
Client Story Development
Grant and Funding Proposal Writing
Social Media Strategies
Online Video and Audio Project Development
Brochures and Report Designs
Extend Branding Collateral Templates
Specialized Curriculum and Instructional Design
E-learning Platform Development
E-book Publishing Support
Mobile App Development
Online Usage Data Analysis
Is E-Volunteering Right for Me?
If you are committed to helping youth and have a reliable computer and Internet set-up, have 2 to 10 hours a week available, want to gain experience while making an impact, then an E-Volunteer placement may be right for you.
For more information and to see what E-Volunteer placements are currently available, please check out the volunteer board on our website and select E-Volunteering under Placement Type. You may also contact us using the contact form on the website.