Volunteer

Get involved with the Collaborative!

We are opening a variety of volunteer and workshop facilitator opportunities to the community. Together we can keep Narrative Medicine practices alive in the Pacific Northwest. Join us!

To apply for any of the below positions, please share your area of interest and qualifications with nwnmc.pdx@gmail.com

Workshop Facilitator

  • Lead a 90 minute interactive workshop at the upcoming NWNM Community of Practice Monthly Workshop Series
  • Submit a workshop proposal to the Community of Practice Coordinator to be considered
  • Estimated time commitment: 5 hrs/month (one time commitment)

Fundraising Coordinator

  • Organize and execute a one time Story Beat LIVE fundraiser
  • Secure venue, plan program, create budget, solicit donations
  • Estimated time commitment: 20 hrs/month (one time commitment)

Fundraising Volunteers

  • Assist the Fundraising Coordinator with Story Beat LIVE planning and execution
  • Estimated time commitment: 7 hrs/month (one time commitment)

Social Media Maven 

  • Manage NWNMC Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Coordinate bi-weekly social media across platforms
  • Collaborate with Communications Coordinator on generating content and schedule for NWNMC blog
  • Estimated time commitment: 2-4 hrs/month (on going)

Webmaster

  • Maintain the NWNMC website and update regularly
  • Collaborate with Communications Coordinator on generating content and schedule for NWNMC blog
  • Must have experience with WordPress
  • Estimated time commitment: 2-4 hrs/month (on going)

Community Liaison

  • Act as the point-of-contact for community partnerships such as Write Around Portland, StoryCorps, Portland Art Museum, etc.
  • We are actively looking for a liaison for the Profile Theater
  • Estimated time commitment: 2-4 hrs/month (on going)

Health Systems Liaison 

  • Act as the point-of-contact between a major health institution in the area, such as OHSU, Kaiser, Legacy, Providence, etc.
  • Estimated time commitment: 2-4 hrs/month (on going)