Volunteers are the lifeblood of public radio. The volunteer coordinator for KYAQ will be the main contact for anyone who wants to lend their time and skills to Lincoln County’s public radio station. Working with the board and project manager, this person will be responsible for developing an assessment tool to determine the skill level and potential time commitment of new volunteers and setting up categories for volunteers. The volunteer coordinator will oversee the creation of a volunteer agreement and handbook and design a system to track volunteer hours. This person will also maintain a list of activities and events for which volunteers will be needed and arrange staffing for those events.
The development coordinator works with paid staff and volunteers to coordinate all fundraising efforts on behalf of Firebare/KYAQ. Working with the board of directors, the development coordinator will prepare a yearly fundraising plan and goal, as well as a long-term fundraising plan. This person will help to identify potential fundraising activities, grant sources, individual and organizational donors. Working with staff and the board, the development coordinator will help plan fundraising activities and oversee the preparation of the grant. The development coordinator will insure that grant reporting requirements are met and thank-you letters are sent to donors.
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