Available Volunteer Opportunities

October 2018 Announcements

Check out postings below (down by the OPB Logo) for info about volunteer opportunities.

WordPress Specialist
Are you a WordPress whiz? OPB’s staff is seeking a volunteer to help with a WordPress-driven internal website. Specifically, we’re looking for someone who is knowledgeable about selecting and implementing widgets, plug-ins, and themes. Please apply by 10/29/18.

Assist OPB Staff with some much-needed improvements to our WordPress-powered internal website. Be a resource for ongoing questions and projects, from an occasional suggestion to an overall refresh.

Have designed and/or maintained a WordPress-powered site. Comfortable selecting and implementing plugins, widgets, and themes. Comfortable using google drive, slack and email tools to receive assignments and guidance from supervisor. Able to work independently, but here at OPB. Knowledge of or expertise with Sharepoint and/or Active Directory would be a nice plus.

More Information
Please apply by 10/29/18. Because of OPB's data security practices, work on this project does need to happen on-site here at OPB. Hours are flexible during normal business hours (M-F, 9am-5pm). You'll be working collaboratively with a staff member here. The first few projects we have probably total about 3-6 hours and we'd like to have it completed sometime in November. Depending on your interest and abilities, this could be an ongoing assignment. Your work would have far-reaching impacts and would benefit the entire staff of OPB. To apply, please email the following to jforristal@opb.org. -What about this position interests you? -What experiences (professional, personal, volunteer, etc.) have you had that you think might make you a good fit for this position? -Please submit a link to a wordpress-powered site that you've worked on, if possible. Please include your resume or LinkedIn profile if it shows related experience. Thanks and please apply by 10/29/18.


Phone Answerer Training
If you’d like to participate in an upcoming TV or radio membership drive and you haven’t had a chance to attend training yet, we have a session coming up:

Wednesday, November 7 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, February 6 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM

To sign up, please visit  https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/?FROM=6475, or contact Jenn at jforristal@opb.org.

Winter TV Drive
The winter TV drive is coming up soon, and we hope you’ll join us! Just a reminder that the TV drives will not take place in the TV studio during the construction period. Volunteers will be answering phones behind-the-scenes, and will not appear on TV. Shifts are available from…

Sunday, November 25 through Sunday, December 2

To sign up, please visit  https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/?FROM=6475, or contact Jenn at jforristal@opb.org.

End-of-Year Radio Drive
We have a quick, two-day radio drive coming up at the end of the year. Shifts are available from…

Thursday, December 27 and Friday, December 28

To sign up, please visit  https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/?FROM=6475, or contact Jenn at jforristal@opb.org.

Feel free to contact Jenn at jforristal@opb.org if you have any questions or are having difficulty signing up.