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GET INVOLVED - RDA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The following are volunteer opportunities within the Real Diaper Association (RDA).  Each opportunity lists the tasks that need to be done. Choose one task; choose them all. We welcome whatever help you offer. Please contact our Community Resource Director, Zoe Kohner zoe@realdiaperassociation for more information.

Please show your commitment to the RDA mission. Become a member here.

Cloth Diaper Buzz

To Do

 

  • Talk about RDA and cloth diapers in your online business lists, public forums and natural parenting groups.
  • Tell others about the RDA Resources you use - banners, pamphlets, buttons and more.

 

Requirements

 

  • Enthusiasm for cloth diapers.
  • Connections to online communities.

 

Contact

Everyone you know and then let us know how it goes.

Researcher

To Do

 

  • Compile bibliography of recent diaper studies.
  • Gather any review or discussion on the studies.
  • Get copies the studies.

 

Requirements

 

  • Access to university and other research library catalogues and holdings.
  • Research experience preferred.

 

Contact

Sara Moore, sara@realdiaperassociation.org

Publications Assistant

To Do

 

  • Meet with Publications Editor to discuss and decide on content for RDA's blog or e-newsletter.
  • Solicit articles for print newsletter (by writing to members and Circle leaders).
  • Correspond with e-newsletter editor about content.
  • Solicit short articles (~150 words) for e-newsletter.
  • Obtain pictures for print newsletter and e-newsletter.
  • Edit articles for e-newsletter.

 

Requirements

 

  • Writing and editing experience preferred.

 

Contact

Mary Green, mary@realdiaperassociation.org

Editor

To Do

 

  • Assist editing monthly e-Newsletter.
  • Gather great materials for newsletters.

Requirements

 

  • Editing experience.

 

Contact

Mary Green, mary@realdiaperassociation.org

Graphic Designer

To Do

 

  • Create graphics to support campaigns on website, blog, and for social media use.

 

Requirements

 

  • Artistic eye.
  • Must have own software.

 

Contact

Lori Taylor, lori@realdiaperassociation.org

Fundraising Specialist

To Do

 

  • Plan and implement fundraising campaign.

 

Requirements

 

  • Experience in organizing large fundraising campaigns.

 

Contact

Mary Green, mary@realdiaperassociation.org

Marketing Specialist

To Do

 

  • Plan and implement marketing campaign.

 

Requirements

 

  • Experience in marketing. Professional experience with nonprofits preferred.

 

Contact

Lori Taylor, lori@realdiaperassociation.org

Real Diaper Circle Leader

To Do

 

  • Represent Real Diaper Association locally.
  • Organize and run a Real Diaper Circle.
  • Prepare and run one meeting per month.
  • Invite and organize local members.
  • Maintain contact with other Leaders and with RDA supervisors.
  • Plan local campaigns advocating cloth diapers.
  • Raise funds for local advocacy.

 

Requirements

 

  • Full-time usage of cloth diapers on own children for at least one year.
  • Demonstrate support for and dedication to the RDA mission.
  • Organized and responsible.
  • Respectful and enthusiastic when dealing with people.
  • Group leading and fundraising experience are a plus, but are not required.

 

Contact

Zoe Kohner, zoe@realdiaperassociation.org