About L.A. Works: L.A. Works is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area. We strive to empower Angelenos to address pressing social issues through volunteerism & community collaborations Position Description: MusicWorks Production Interns will support the planning and execution of the MusicWorks Sessions, a series of two month projects in which music students from our partner organizations will prepare for and participate in a masterclass or side-by-side concert with a guest artist. During each session, an estimate of 35 volunteers from the music and entertainment industry will support the initiative by preparing the students for the artistic experience, producing an intimate concert to showcase the collaboration and by documenting the experience in a 1-5-minute video. Responsibilities: Engaging in planning and execution of MusicWorks sessions, outreach to nonprofits, attending site visit meetings, fostering relationships with partners from the music and entertainment industry, conducting assessments, developing creative volunteer projects, evaluating effectiveness, developing partnership packets including marketing materials and testimonials, streamlining procedures and putting in place a foundation for partnership growth, and representing L.A. Works in the field. Requirements: Passion for community service. General knowledge of the music or entertainment industry. Excellent organization skills. Relationship builder. Excellent research skills.. Great phone & email etiquette. Comfortable with initiative. Good organizational skills & attention to details & deadlines. Enthusiastic & eager to learn. Computer experience in Microsoft Office. Equipment Requirements: Personal transportation, laptop and cell phone. Time Commitments: 8-15 hours a week; days and times negotiable. Compensation: School credit only- Applicants must make their own arrangements with their host institution. Volunteers will benefit from this great learning experience, enhance their resumes, and build their personal and professional skills as they make a difference in the LA nonprofit community. Location: L.A. Works is in Cypress Park, close to Elysian Park at the NE corner of Dodger Stadium. We are accessible by the gold line. This position will require being out in the field for some of the time. Duration: Position is open year-round. Internship length is flexible, but with a minimum of 3 months. Application Deadline: Immediate. But applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Application Procedure: Click on the Express Interest button below! Then please submit a resume and cover letter describing your interest in L.A. Works and this role to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
- Issue Area(s): Arts & Culture, Internships & Employment
- Population Served: Low-income Communities
- Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
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