VOLUNTEER

Please contact Executive Director, Vicki Raven, at Vicki.Raven@OakParkEducationFoundation.org for information about volunteer opportunities below.

OPEF is looking for the following volunteer positions:

Marketing & Communications Committee members – Be apart of the committee to assist with ideas on how the community perceives OPEF and design communication pieces

Web Design/Word Press knowledge – Help with the OPEF website updates, design of website and any collateral design

Golf Committee members – Help with the planning and execution of our 20/21 Golf Fore! the Schools tournament in March

Auction Committee members – Solicit and procure auction items for the gold tournament auction in March

Governance Chair – Become part of the OPEF Board, and be the recruitment leader of vetting new board members

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OPEF Ambassador at each school –  These parents would not just be the face of OPEF for attending families, teachers, and staff, but also be the eyes and ears, open to feedback and suggestions for how OPEF can be most effective at our schools.

What is an OPEF Ambassador?

OPEF Ambassadors are open communicators: parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, education professionals who recruit minds and hearts for OPEF. They are messengers of our mission, and they are friends and partners. We don’t call someone an OPEF Ambassador until we have cemented a mutually trusting relationship.

Our OPEF Ambassadors would be our go-to folks when…
>> …any school event would benefit from OPEF representation to provide information and/or solicit contributions.
>> …volunteers are needed to staff registration day and collect the recommended donation per student.
>> …and more!

What can our Ambassadors expect of OPEF?

We won’t set specific goals for you to achieve. We’ll work together to achieve results that benefit everyone. We’ll connect you with a relationship manager to serve as your point person and resource for all things related to your partnership. Most importantly, we’ll train you and provide materials and guidance, along with regular updates about the impact and reach of our donors’ efforts and contributions, being an effective and positive influencer school- and district- wide.

Reach out  & take the first step towards becoming an OPEF Ambassador!

High School and College Internships available, contact Executive Director, Vicki Raven at Vicki.Raven@oakparkeducationfoundation.org