YoKid is Hiring: Event Coordinator

General Summary:

The Event Coordinator will work directly with the Executive Director & the YoKid staff to coordinate YoKid’s annual outreach and signature events.

Coordinator responsibilities include:

Scheduling events, maintaining and developing community partnerships/sponsorships, staffing events, promoting & advertising events.  Annual events vary and may include Combined Federal Campaign fairs, YoKid Challenge, Marine Corp Marathon, Kid’s in the Kitchen, Healthy Kid’s Day, Green Festival, NBC 4 Health & Fitness Expo, etc.

Work Environment: 

The coordinator will primarily telecommute with regular (weekly) communication with the Executive Director via email, phone, skype, and in person-meetings as necessary.  Attendance at each event may also be required.


~Previous event/fundraising/development experience

~Excellent time management skills

~Proficient in MS Word, Excel, use of online social media, and web-based communication

-Experience in Salesforce/database is helpful

~Flexible schedule

~Personal laptop (mac preferred)

~Professional, friendly, proactive, and responsible

~Interest in youth development and yoga

Compensation & Commitment:

$12/hour for 5-10 hours/week (number of hours dependent on the event schedule)

Application & Questions: 

Email resume, references, and letter of interest along with any questions to Michelle K. Mitchell, Executive Director, YoKid… Stretch Your Limits, michelle@yokid.org or call 703.475.004

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