We're looking for volunteers! If you're interested in a position, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a quick introduction. Don't forget to put your name and the position you want in the subject line of the email. If you have any questions about applying, send us an email and we'll be happy to help out!
Treasurer: The Treasurer works with the Artistic Director to draft a budget. They will also be responsible for managing finances: keeping accounts up to date, paying performers and hosts.
Secretary: The Secretary attends all volunteer meetings, takes minutes (meeting notes), sends them out, and keeps a printed copy in an organized binder. They set the meeting times and assist the treasurer where needed.
Slammaster: The Slammaster is responsible for planning 1 slam per month on the first Saturday of each month. They will work with the Artistic Director to book poets/hosts. They will book venues, order promotions for the event and coordinate volunteers to ensure successful slams. They oversee the slam itself and acts as the official referee of slam rules.
Special Events Coordinator: The Special Events Coordinator will be responsible for planning 1 event per month. They will work with the Artistic Director to book poets/hosts. They will book venues, order promotions for the event and coordinate volunteers when needed.
Workshop Coordinator: The Workshop Coordinator will be responsible for planning 1 workshop per month. They will work with the Artistic director to book poets/hosts and decide themes. They will book venues, order promotions for the event and coordinate volunteers when needed.
General Volunteers # of positions various General Volunteers will help out with anything from taking admissions at events to keeping time/score at slams, live tweeting events and writing event recaps. Time commitment: 1-2 hours a month