VOLUNTEER POSTING EXAMPLE :: YOUNG PEOPLE’S PROJECT
BROCHURE GRAPHIC DESIGN
COMPANY: Young People’s Project
COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Young People’s Project uses Math Literacy Work to develop the abilities of
elementary through high school students to succeed in school and in life, and in doing so involves them in efforts to
eliminate institutional obstacles to their success.
Founded in 1996, by a group that included 8 eighth grade students from Brinkley Middle School in Jackson,
Mississippi, it is Young People’s Project’s goal to train, employ and support 1000 high school students to become
Great Math Literacy Workers (MLWs) over the next 10 years through partnerships with local organizations, schools
and institutions. Great MLWs begin by teaching math to elementary students in their neighborhoods and become
engaged citizens prepared to make a difference in their own lives and in their communities. We are a progressive
organization which occupies an interesting intersection of social justice and education.
INDUSTRY: Civic & Social Organization, Primary and Secondary Education
JOB TITLE: Volunteer Graphic Designer
JOB FUNCTION: Design
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Temporary
JOB DESCRIPTION: Young People’s Project is looking for help designing their new brochure!
• Print-ready brochure template provided in the high-resolution format
• Accurate, print-ready specifications
• Note: This project does not include printing
This will serve as an important tool for us to introduce ourselves to potential program partners and funders. We
haven’t had a comprehensive material like this to date, and it is something we know we really need!
We currently have copy for the brochure and photos which should make it easy for you to get started. We also have
a logo and visual brand, and the ability to provide any other information you need.
“LinkedIn for Good Volunteering”
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERTISE:
· Excellent graphic design skills
· Proficiency with design software such as Adobe’s creative suite
· Working knowledge of standard printing specifications
· Portfolio examples you can share
HOW CANDIDATES APPLY: Select “collect applications on LinkedIn” or link to your organization’s application
COUNTRY: United States
POSTAL CODE: [Organization’s Zip code]
Young People’s Project is a Catchafire partner organization. This project and listing was identified and developed with the
guidance of a Catchafire Account Manager. Catchafire takes the hassle out of recruiting and managing a great volunteer.
We set you up for success by helping you select the right project to fit your needs, write a compelling posting, facilitate the
application and interview process, and mediate any issues that may arise throughout the project.