Current Volunteer Positions

Sponsorship/Exhibitor Director

DSDN is seeking additional members of our retreat team. This is a volunteer position responsible for seeking out sponsors and exhibitors to partner with during our annual Rockin' Mom™ Retreat.   (Seasonal- Aprox. 2-3 hrs/wk)

 

Preferred Qualifications and job requirements:

  1. Experience in sponsor/exhibitor relations

  2. Proficiency in Google Sheets, Docs, etc.

  3. Strong communication skills

  4. Nonprofit experience a plus

Duties include:​

  • Seek out sponsors and exhibitors

  • Cultivate relationships with current and past partners

  • Work toward Fundraising Team goals

  • Report to the Executive Director and Event Director(s)

Facebook Moderator 

DSDN is seeking additional members of our support team. This is a volunteer position responsible for moderating one (or more) of our DSDN Facebook pages. Our support team is the lifeline of our mission to inform, connect and support new families with a Down syndrome diagnosis as we connect regularly with members. Once selected to be a moderator, you will be trained and have ongoing support to manage your Facebook group(s).  (Aprox. 2 hrs/wk)

Duties include:​

  • Participating frequently in our online groups to:​

    • Keep the board active so that parents know this is place they can come and get support, feedback, responses.

    • Remember that a parent’s journey is not exactly like any other parent’s journey.  The road to acceptance and moving forward can be long and twisted. We must meet them where they are.

    • Know our role is to facilitate and generate conversations.

    • Keep in mind additional resources and supports DSDN offers: http://www.dsdiagnosisnetwork.org/resources-for-dsdn-families

  • Report to the Director of Support


Applications due by February 1, 2020