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YWCA Lewiston,ID-Clarkston,WA
300 Main St.
Lewiston, ID 83501

phone: 208.743.1535
fax: 208.746.1510


Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator


Promote community understanding and positive public relations of YWCA program activities through special events, volunteer recruitment, and coordinated outreach activities.


    Areas of Primary Responsibility   

  • Recruit, schedule, and train volunteers. Keep staff informed of opportunities for volunteer assistance.
  • Develop and coordinate special events as directed.
  • Assist in updating and maintaining website and social media as directed.
  • Work with the media to publicize events and donation needs.
    • Maintain and organize donation storage
  • Enter donors, volunteers, and members in Fundraiser database in a timely manner.
  • Provide outreach to inform the community of how to access YWCA services
    • Staff tabling events, information fairs
    • Maintain and organize display materials


  • Responsible for compliance with all grant standards and reporting requirements related to this position.
  • Maintain records required for grant compliance, statistical record keeping, and as needed to measure program success.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisor regarding weekly activities, roadblocks and successes.
  • Participate on staff committees for events (annual meeting, conference) and activities (awareness   months, community events) as needed/determined.
  • Attend all required staff meetings and trainings.
  • Other duties as assigned to ensure program success.


  • Commitment to the mission, values, and goals of the YWCA.
  • Promote positive public relations and community understanding of program services and activities. 
  • Research and submit information to the grant team on pertinent funding sources.
  • Other duties as assigned to ensure agency success.


  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Outgoing, enthusiastic, creative thinker.
  • Organized and detail oriented.
  • Excellent computer skills and knowledge of social media.
  • Ability to work effectively with the public, volunteers, and staff.
  • Ability to be self-directed and work as part of a team.
  • High school diploma or equivalent plus two years relevant work experience.
  • Willing to work night and weekend events.
  • Hold valid driver’s license and insurance.
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds.

This position is for 30 hours per week and is supervised by the Community Engagement Manager.