The Mount St. Helens Institute is looking for individuals with a professional or educational background in media, communications, and/or marketing to join our community, and share their experience as Communications and Outreach Volunteers. These volunteers will assist the Mount St. Helens Institute Development Director and Executive Director with a variety of communications and media projects.
The purpose of this volunteer assignment is to support MSHI’s media, marketing, and communications initiatives. Communications and Outreach Volunteers will assist MSHI’s team in preparing communication outputs, marketing research, and help staff build the local and regional media profile of MSHI. In addition, this assignment will gather and collect communications materials from programs, fundraising initiatives including events, volunteers, and staff.
Submit an application to become a Communication & Outreach Volunteer.*
*This is an unpaid volunteer assignment. This volunteer assignment has the option to be an unpaid internship for student volunteers. To be an internship, it requires students to be currently enrolled in an academic program and for the assignment to match the school’s criteria for an internship as a credited course.
Duties of Communications and Outreach Volunteers Include:
Communication and Outreach volunteers need to be available at minimum from June through August, 8 hours per week. Volunteer assignment times are flexible, but will be available primarily between 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday, with the option for some weekend volunteer opportunities.
If an individual’s schedule allows, this volunteer assignment has the option of beginning in May and continuing past August; additional opportunities for volunteer hours exceeding 8 hours a week are also available.
Do you have further questions about being a Communication & Outreach Volunteer? Please email Allison Watson, the Volunteer Programs Director for the Mount St. Helens Institute.