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Now Hiring! (Well, Sort Of…)

Soup 1SoupGrant Lansing is hiring! (Sort of…) We are currently in need of a volunteer/intern who can take over our social media presence on Facebook and Twitter.

We are looking for someone who meets the following qualifications:

  • First and foremost, a passion for the city of Lansing and surrounding region including (but not limited to) its entrepreneurs, neighborhoods, art, food and agriculture, non-profits, and socially conscious local business.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge with social media.
  • Ability to dedicate up to an hour a day to promoting SoupGrant Lansing, future events, past presenters and partners, and other relevant info on community happenings.
  • Ability to identify and make contact with people whose projects may be good candidates for a SoupGrant.
  • Ability to leverage existing media (including articles, videos, photos, etc.) and to brainstorm ideas for future media.
  • Strong creative impulse and ability to work in a self-directed capacity.
  • Ability to keep SoupGrant Lansing front-of-mind with our followers without overwhelming them.
  • Ability to work well with a small, dedicated team of volunteers on shoe-string budget.

If you are interested in filling this role or know someone else who may be interested, please e-mail SoupGrantLansing@gmail.com!

While we are unable to offer any financial compensation and this position is being offered strictly on a volunteer basis, this is a great opportunity for someone to make connections around the city of Lansing and the tri-county region and beef up social media credentials with a growing organization.

Join SGL!

Have you been looking for a meaningful way to get involved in the Lansing community?

SoupGrant Lansing needs you! This is a great way to get involved in the city, meet new people, and find out what others are doing to transform their communities.

SoupGrant Lansing (SGL) can use volunteers in the following areas:

  • Design: we need someone who is able to design a new logo for SGL
  • Photography: SGL would love to have a photographer at our SOUP dinners
  • Food donations: to have a SOUP dinner, of course we need SOUP! We can always use your donations!
  • Promotion: finally, we’re in need of someone who can help put up posters and spread the word about SGL throughout the Lansing community

If you can help in one or more of these areas, please be in contact with us! For more information about getting involved, contact Heather Borden at soupgrantlansing@gmail.com.

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