Outreach Events – Volunteers serve at events that show love to the community, promote and market The NighShepherd, and provide support at raves and concerts. Event duties may include, but are not limited to: planning committees, info table, counseling, assisting Outreach Coordinator, explaining our mission statement, light travel, promo operations, answering phones, set-up and break-down, etc.
Fundraising – Assist development team in seeking in-kind donations, collaborate to build partnerships with local companies, solicit support of current campaigns, or plan/organize an external event to benefit The Night Shepherd. Should have the ability and motivation to ask individuals and businesses for financial support.
Translator/Interpreter – Help facilitate experiences for non-English-speaking individuals. Translators have the option of becoming trained in any volunteer opportunities or they can provide short-term support on an as-needed basis.
Talent – Use your talent to help The Night Shepherd further its mission though social media outlets. We are currently seeking: Models, Voice-Overs, Writers, Camera Operators & Editors (must have your own equipment)
Counseling – Answer phone calls or be available for out-call visits. Be able to commit a minimum of 24 hours per month (scheduling is flexible). Go out in the LA area during the late night and early mornings(Night Shepherd always goes out in pairs or a group). Have a clear understanding of our mission statement and complete required training sessions. Complete an interview process and submit three reference letters.
Driving – Be able to commit a minimum of 24 hours per month (scheduling is flexible). Go out in the LA area during the late night and early mornings. You may be asked to give a ride to a complete stranger. Have a clear understanding of our mission statement and complete required training sessions. Complete an interview process and submit three reference letters. Must have a vehicle that is year 2010 or newer. The Night Shepherd requires that you pay for a $20 mechanical vehicle inspection at a pre-approved auto repair shop. The Night Shepherd will provide you with a list of mechanics in your area who are qualified to do the inspection. Most chain repair shops (Midas, Jiffy Lube, etc) are approved to do the inspection and the whole process only take around thirty minutes.