Happy New Year OUTwriters!
Join us this Thursday at The 519 8-10pm for some writing and critquing!
See the About Us > FAQ sheet for more info. Bring a friend!
Also – OUTwrites is stilL looking for some helpers:
Help OUTwrites thrive. Get involved! If you or someone you know is interested in helping with OUTwrites Queer Friendly Writing Collective (OW) please read some of the volunteer roles we need to fill below. People should apply to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 30th with a short letter stating their name, position applied for along with a one page resume of related experience.
1. Facilitator Assistant
Help Facilitator (Faith or Terence) with administrative, organizational tasks (managing funds, liaising with writing community, coordinating other executive tasks)
help facilitate meetings, purchase snacks
work with Promotions to raise and maintain membership
Develop projects that connect OW to LGBT writing community such as TOZ and anthologies
2. Promotions Coordinator
maintain website, facebook and other social media
advertising and marketing opportunies
creating, designing, coordinating distribution of promos both electronic and in print
3. Various roles for TOZ publication (Toronto OUTwrites Zine) working with the Editor in Chief: editors, artists, contributors, graphic artists.
4. Fundraising Coordinator
Develop sustainable means of raising funds to help promote and advance OW through: grants (Community One, TAC, OAC, CAC)
Organize various events to generate revenue: ticketed literary social events (readings, workshops, talk-backs)
anthology, guest speakers, literary event hosting, promotions