Volunteer Opportunities

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We have many volunteer opportunities including Research Reviews and Newsletter Writing, Focus Groups, Special Events, Photography and/or Videography, Casino, Board of Directors. Review the descriptions and use the online form below to apply for volunteer opportunities.

Research Reviews and Newsletter Writing
Research reviewers undertake a 300-800 word summary and critique of a social policy report. This contribution is presented in our quarterly Research Update publication. Read back issues here.

Newsletter writers undertake a 500-word article to assist the work of our theme-based quarterly fACTivist. There are 4-5 opportunities every season. Access our fACTivist Newsletter archive here.

Focus Groups
Focus group volunteers assist with logistics and note-taking on the day of focus groups. Opportunities arise as needed.

Special Events
Special events volunteers contribute to facilitating ESPC (or ESPC-affiliated) events. Opportunities arise as needed.

Photography and/or Videography
Photographers and videographers assist in ESPC’s communications and media needs. Opportunities arise as needed.

Casino volunteers contribute to various roles in this biannual 2-day event, including handling funds, among other responsibilities. Opportunities arise as needed.

Board of Directors
Board members support the strategic, policy, and financial needs of the ESPC. Opportunities are based on a successful application. Learn about the Board of Directors here.

Contact Us
To volunteer, fill out the form below and submit.

For other questions about volunteer opportunities, please email us at info@edmontonsocialplanning.ca.

Thank you for your interest in the Edmonton Social Planning Council.

Application Form

Please complete the online form below and submit. Someone will contact you for followup. 

Subscribe to our Email and NewslettersWhen you subscribe to our email list, you can expect a modest number of updates from the Edmonton Social Planning Council, which will include notices of new reports and publications, upcoming events, mentions of ESPC in the news, as well as selected announcements from our partner organizations.

The strength of our voice is dependent on the support of people and organizations concerned about social issues; people like you! The Edmonton Social Planning Council is a non-profit charitable organization that is funded by personal donations, memberships, and project funders.  If you would like to be more involved please consider a membership, donation or becoming a volunteer.