Virtual Volunteer Opportunities for Innovative, Driven and Compassionate Millennials and Gen Z

Organization Details
Organization Name: ON COVID-19 Project
Address: Winnipeg MB
Organizational Description: Launched in June 2020, the ON COVID-19 Project is a co-operative grassroots, volunteer-based endeavour. Bringing together your friendly neighbourhood nerds, active citizens and change-agents in order to help keep Millennials and Gen Z informed and engaged with COVID-19. Through harnessing the combined potential of volunteerism and social media, the #ONCOVID19Project strives to disseminate information that is shareable and easy to understand. The content we create is always credible, concise, and Canadian. Our talented team come from a variety of backgrounds and have experience in countless fields - they sift through academic journals and find evidence-informed information, then display this work in fully branded graphics. Let us find the answers to your questions so you can focus on all the new normals of your day-to-day life. You won't have to visit any new platforms to see our work - we come to you by mobilizing our team members and partners to reshare on their social media accounts.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Join a developing volunteer environment that is part Virtual Public Health Unit, part Public Service and part Start-Up. Value-driven and progressive culture. Opportunity to both grow and develop your skill sets while also giving back in a meaningful capacity during a global pandemic.

We are always actively seeking new volunteers who want to contribute to this project!

Core Team: Associates - 4 - 6 hours/week. There are several opportunities for growth within the project in strategic leadership and management (ranging from 6-8hrs/wk to 10-14hrs/wk)

We have over 80 core team members in a variety of portfolios.

We have built a collaborative, considerate, and innovative work culture and can offer you an opportunity to make a difference.
Skills Required: Currently recruiting:
- Research Associates
- Policy and Governance Associates
- Creative Engagement Associates (content creation)
- Admin Associates
- Social Media Analytics Associates
- Communication Associates
- Business Strategy Associates
- Translators (French)
- Copywriters
Skills Gained/Related Careers: By joining our team, you'll gain experience working in a virtual setting within a startup and be able to contribute meaningfully during the pandemic.
Age: 18-30
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Opportunity is virtual and flexible
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Speaks French
Uses a wheelchair
Speaks another language: Any
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Jul 31, 2021