Volunteer Opportunities beyond Tutoring

If you’re interested in learning more about the areas listed below, contact our office at 207-947-8451.

Volunteer Areas Sample Activities
Board Membership Serve on the board to oversee the organization. Each board member also serves on a committee.
Communications Committee: Skills sought include:
  • Graphic design 
  • Media relations 
  • Public Speaking 
  • Social media management 
  • Special events coordination 
  • Writing and editing
Finance Committee Skills sought include:
  • General accounting. 
  • Financial planning. 
  • Investment expertise
Governance Committee Skills sought include:
  • Review of organizational documents
  • Personnel management 
  • Risk management 
  • Strategic planning.
Resource Development (fundraising) Skills sought include:
  • Grant writing 
  • Major giving / planned giving experience 
  • Networking for private support 
  • Special events coordination
Tutor Training & Support Skills sought include:
  • Coordinate book club for new readers 
  • Provide support to new and existing tutors 
  • Administer satisfaction surveys 
  • Training in related topics
Office Support Skills needed on projects include:
  • Data entry 
  • Mass mailing preparation 
  • Copying/collating projects 
  • Filing