Employment & Volunteering

There are a variety of opportunities for people interested in getting involved with the work of the Foundation for MetroWest. Below are some of the employment and volunteering opportunities currently available; interested individuals should email us or call (508) 647-2260.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Foundation for MetroWest team. 

There are no current openings at the Foundation.

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Thank you for your interest in joining the Foundation for MetroWest team. 

Internship opportunities are available for Youth in Philanthropy alumni in Spring and Summer 2017!

Youth in Philanthropy Instructor's Assistant (1 position)

Youth in Philanthropy Internship (2 positions)

 

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The work of the Foundation is dependent upon active committee members. In addition to our Board of Trustees, permanent committees are also staffed by volunteers. These individuals donate their time, energy, and expertise on the following committees: Audit, Development & Marketing, Distribution, Executive, Finance, Government, and Investment. Ad hoc committees are often created to handle specific events. We welcome those with specific expertise or interest to inquire about participation.

The Foundation welcomes individuals to help with a variety of tasks at our office in Natick. Throughout the year we are looking for general office assistance with tasks that include copying, sorting, creating packets of information, assistance with mailings, filing, and general administrative tasks. There are also opportunities for people with the following skills:

  • Writing and editing
  • Internet research, analysis, and compilation
  • Creating and posting social media content
  • Creating mailing lists

Temporary Volunteer Position 

Data Entry Volunteer (Part time- 6 hours per week- through December 31) 

Location: Natick, MA
Reports to: Operations Associate

The Data Entry Volunteer will support the staff at the Foundation for MetroWest in making timely updates and entries to our donor data base system, eTapestry.  Under the supervision of the Operations Associate, the Data Entry Volunteer will support the maintenance of the Foundation’s donor database, including: maintaining data integrity, managing lists, and updating event attendance/participation.  These essential functions ensure data integrity and mailings success.  

Qualifications:
Strong work ethic
Self motivated, detail oriented, focused, ambitious
Professional demeanor, team player, positive attitude
High degree of proficiency with MS office
Weekly scheduled volunteer hours commitment needed

Ideal candidate will live in or have strong ties to the MetroWest community.

If you are right for this job, we would like to hear from you. We are looking to fill this position immediately.  

Please send resumes to Megan Bransfield, Operations Associate, at mbransfield@foundationformetrowest.org

High school students are invited to volunteer at our office for a variety of administrative tasks. Volunteers must be willing to commit to regular hours at least once per week. In addition to general office work for the Foundation as a whole, there are opportunities to assist the Youth in Philanthropy program. Activities may include curriculum research, alumni outreach, creating and compiling surveys, and general program-related tasks.