volunteer

Thank you for your interest in joining our team! If you are interested in volunteering with Raising Mothers, please email your resume, a brief note about yourself, and the amount of hours per week you’re available to hello@raisingmothers.com.


Join Our Team

Raising Mothers is growing and we’re looking for ambitious and dedicated writers, editors and thinkers to join us as we continue to grow and create. Raising Mothers’ staff is comprised of people who approach their work with initiative and self-motivation; there is a large degree of both creative liberty and personal responsibility. We work collaboratively towards a collective vision and mission. 

We are all femmes of color and seek to work with femmes of color and other marginalized groups of color. Those applications will be prioritized. 

Any position listed here is still open for applications. Due to our small staff, we are only able to contact applicants we are interested in moving forward with. All Raising Mothers positions are based entirely online/remote and are voluntary. Hours can vary.  

 


READING COMMITTEE

If you are interested in serving on Raising Mothers’ reading committee for fiction, poetry, or nonfiction, let us know by sending us your resume. We’re particularly interested in readers who demonstrate that they’re already fans of Raising Mothers and have an innate understanding of our aesthetic and style. 

The ideal applicant is:

  • An avid and attentive reader
  • Self-motivated and able to meet deadlines
  • Able to express herself/their self clearly in writing


COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Our Communications Manager will help with communications on Social Media, the Site, and in our Newsletter. They will help to generate external communications (including, but not restricted to: press releases, media kits, interviews, etc.). Only the most meticulous candidates, capable of generating impeccable copy, need apply. 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR

Crucial to building our brand image, good Graphic Designers and Illustrators are always in high demand at Raising Mothers! Team members in this role cover the artistic need of our many departments. Please submit a portfolio along with your application.