Volunteer Application

Newsletter Editor

Responsibilities

  • Collect data on intake, therapy, and releases for the month and prepare statistical graphs
  • Identify bird status, success stories, events, and articles to include in the next newsletter
  • Develop articles on topics related to raptor rescue and rehabilitation
  • Coordinate with other organizations to use existing content
  • Develop monthly newsletter and review with Director
  • Coordinate posting, sending, and archiving of the newsletter

Hours

Flexible, 10 - 15 hours per month

Term

Minimum one year commitment

Training

Should have editorial experience, one week

Transport Volunteer

Responsibilities

  • Recovering raptors in the field
  • Transporting raptors from site to site
  • Maintaining transport cages

Hours

When contacted

Term

Minimum one year commitment

Training

In office, handling raptors

Hand-made items

Responsibilities

  • Sewing
  • Leather crafting – raptor hoods, leads, etc.
  • Building perches

Hours

As needed for project

Term

Project duration

Training

Should have necessary skills

Artist

Responsibilities

  • Create posters for events
  • Create art works for use in branding and promoting MRCC
  • Create art works for fund raising

Hours

As needed for project

Term

Project duration

Training

Should have necessary skills

Grant Writer

Responsibilities

  • Identify new grant opportunities
  • Coordinate resources needed to respond to grants
  • Assist in preparing grant requests
  • Monitor grant activities and report to the Board
  • Develop status reports for grantors

Hours

Flexible, 8 - 12 hours per month

Term

Minimum one year commitment

Training

One to two weeks