COLAGE Family Week Volunteer and Intern Positions for Family Week 2019
COLAGE is currently seeking fabulous COLAGErs (youth and adults with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer parents, guardians, or caregivers) and LGBTQIA+ parents to join us for an incredible week at this year’s Family Week in Provincetown, MA July 27th – August 3rd!
Family Week is a week-long event co-hosted by COLAGE and Family Equality Council where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) parented families grow together in Provincetown, MA.
For more than 20 years, Family Week has supported and inspired, fostered community and friendships, and addressed the unique joys and challenges that arise for LGBTQ families through a week of programs, events, and celebrations. Generations of Family Week alumni are now active allies, change agents, social justice leaders, and compassionate individuals who are making a difference. For more information about Family Week visit https://www.colage.org/family-week/
Positions You Can Apply For:
Facilitator: COLAGE is currently seeking fabulous youth and adults (19+) with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer parents to join us for an incredible week at this year’s Family Week in Provincetown, MA July 28th – August 4th! To apply for a volunteer position with COLAGE: Fill out this application and background check consent form and submit it no later than Friday, February 1, 2019. If you’d rather go the old school way and print out your background check you can scan it and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers for this position need to secure their own transportation. Housing and food will be provided at Family Week. CLICK HERE TO APPLY!
Admin Team: This role is open to anyone who has strong administrative skills such as data entry, drafting documents and correspondence, preparing reports, and answering emails and phone calls to COLAGE. Administrative support volunteers will work closely with the COLAGE National program team, Family Week interns and development team to do tasks such as set up registration, set up and maintain youth check-in system, coordinate Saturday and Sunday Family Week check-in, support daily youth check in and check out, and generate post-Family Week data reports. Volunteers for this position need to secure their own transportation and housing. Food will be provided at Family Week. CLICK HERE TO APPLY!
Youth, Adult, or Parent Liaison and Second year FIT: Are you a LGBTQIA+ parent or caregiver or a youth under 20 who wants to give back to their community? If so, we would also love your support! We have many different volunteer opportunities for you at Family Week. To apply to be a Second-year Facilitator in training, Parent/Adult Liaison, Youth Liaison, or Admin support staff please fill out this application and submit it no later than Friday, February 1, 2019. Volunteers for these positions will need to secure their own transportation, housing, and food while at Family Week. Second-year FIT’s will have some meals covered at Family Week by COLAGE. CLICK HERE TO APPLY!
Paid Family Week Internships with COLAGE: Want to be a paid intern with COLAGE at Family Week? For Family Week 2019 COLAGE has four paid 5-month internships that promote the development of COLAGEr leadership and play a large role in the planning and implementation of Family Week. The internship positions for 2019 are Program, Admin, Adult Accessibility Lead and Youth Accessibility Lead. Find out more here and apply: bit.ly/COLAGEFW2019TeamApp
Forms for Family Week 2019 Volunteers
For new staff:
Online Reference Form
Program Intern Job Description
Admin Intern Job Description
Adult Accessibility Lead Description
Youth Accessibility Lead Description
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