Volunteer With NAGLY

NAGLY offers a variety of opportunities for both youth and adults to volunteer with us.  Please take a look at the lists below.   If you're interested in volunteering for or knowing more about a position, contact the staff member listed.  If you have another idea for volunteering, please contact one of the staff members listed.  

All volunteers at NAGLY must undergo an interview, training session, and CORI (criminal record check) check.   The latter is required by state law for volunteers working in a situation where there are youth present.

Apply to:

Tony Leone, Program Director

Tony@nagly.org

General Volunteers

General volunteers to help out at NAGLY in various roles. This is an adult or teen position.

Potential volunteers should also take a look at our other volunteer opportunities below to see if a specific position appeals to them. If not, we always need general volunteer help.

Front Desk Staff

Front desk staff are the first face that people see when they enter the NAGLY Center, welcoming guests and youth. They also serve as customer service for our small store called Pride Place Market. In that capacity, volunteers assist customers and make sales using our easy-to-use point-of-sale system. Finally, front desk staff provide general information, to guests, about NAGLY as an organization. This is an adult or youth position.

Event Volunteers

Event Volunteers help organize annual and one-time events, including Pride, Pride Youth After Party, the Halloween Party, Haunted Happenings, Essex St. Mall Tabling, Gays-giving, the Holiday Party, Valentine’s Dance, and more. This an adult or teen position.

Outreach Volunteers

Outreach volunteers promote awareness of NAGLY's programs and events and provide training in interactions with LGBTQ youth. The Outreach Team works primarily off-site visiting schools, businesses, medical facilities, etc. This is an adult position.

Peer Leader Trainees

Peer Leaders Trainees observe, learn, and help Peer Leaders and Adult Advisors to facilitate youth meetings and events. Within the Middle School group, they provide necessary assistance to the Peer Leaders and Adult Advisors on duty as well as develop the necessary skills to become Peer Leaders for the older age group. For Peer Leaders Trainees in the age 14-23 age group, this serves as a path to leading NAGLY youth in regular activities, including group meetings, events, and social gatherings.  This is a teen position.

Social Media Content Creators

Social Media Content Creators generate the content for NAGLY's social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and TikTok. This is an adult or teen position.

Social Media Managers

A Social Media Manager oversees NAGLY’s social media presence on a particular platform, such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, or TikTok. The Social Media Manager oversees the day-to-day management of social media campaigns and supervises all aspects of social media interaction between the public and the organization, ensuring a positive experience. This is an adult position.

Social Media Coordinators

A Social Media Manager oversees NAGLY’s social media presence on a particular platform, such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, or TikTok. The Social Media Manager oversees the day-to-day management of social media campaigns and supervises all aspects of social media interaction between the public and the organization, ensuring a positive experience. This is an adult position.

Cameramen/Camerawomen/Camerapeople

These volunteers record events and social media content for NAGLY. Adult or youth position.

Video Editors

Video editors edit and create video content for use on NAGLY's website and social media platforms. Adult or youth position.

Apply to:

Todd Patton, Social Media Director & Webmaster

Todd@nagly.org

Graphic Designers

Graphic designers create visual content for NAGLY's website and social media platforms as well as for literature, announcements, posters, and press releases. Adult or youth position.

Apply to:

Todd Patton, Social Media Director & Webmaster

Todd@nagly.org

Social Media Trainees

Social Media Trainees assist and train in the various roles and tasks associated with the social media team at NAGLY. This is an adult or teen position.