Become a Volunteer

Giving a Little, Never Gave so Much.

WHY LUCA JOHN?

HOW TO APPLY

At The Luca John Foundation, support means hope, hope means possibility, and possibility means progress.

By volunteering with the Foundation, you are supporting our progress while helping to give hope to families touched by skeletal dysplasia.

The Luca John Foundation offers volunteer opportunities for college students, professionals and retirees. We pride ourselves on providing positive experiences in an assortment of professional areas, allowing for volunteers to contribute enormously to the Foundation’s programs.

Opportunities are available year-round and filled on a rolling basis. Below is a list of currently available openings.


Step 1:

Click the “Apply Now” button in the listing of your choice. Then, tell us a little about yourself and your interests. Don’t forget to attach your‪ résumé‬ and any relevant work samples you would like us to see.


Step 2:

Hit “Send”, kick back and relax! Generally, applicants can expect a replay within a week of submitting their letter of interest.

Thank you for your interest! We will be in contact shortly.

AVAILABLE OPENINGS

DE-EVENT COORDINATOR

DE-MARKETING PRIME

IN-DIRECTOR

IL-DIRECTOR

NJ-CORPORATE DONATION LEAD

NJ-EVENT COORDINATOR

NJ-FAMILY SUPPORT COUNSELOR

NJ-NGO LEAD

PA-DIRECTOR

TX-DIRECTOR

MARKETING VOLUNTEER

VIDEO MARKETER

This is an in-office position.

The Luca John Foundation is looking for an experienced Event Coordinator that can help us with our statewide events. This is a great opportunity for someone that is organized, well spoken and likes to manage events. This role will report into our State Director and will assist with creating the year long events schedule. This role will be responsible for the following:

  • Developing event ideas
  • Venue selection
  • Working with venue on logistics
  • Working with PR and Marketing team to help create awareness and publicity
  • Weekly status updates to State Director
  • Manage day-of event logistics

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Event Design & Planning
  • Event Planning/Management
Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

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This is an in-office position.

This position would work directly under our State Director and support with Statewide Marketing Efforts. This Position would also be able to bring on additional staff to support specific tasks. The Main responsbilities of this position include:

  • Social Media Messaging
  • Event Marketing Material Creation (Flyers, Banners, Copy etc…)
  • Graphics Work

We are looking for an individual that is organized and has experience in the field. Communication and success working in a team environment are critical.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

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This is an in-office position.
Official Title: Regional Lead

The Regional Lead is a volunteer position in The Luca John Foundation. This position manages all aspects of the work being done in the state. They will ensure foundation goals are being met. Some of theresponsibilities include managing a team of volunteer so it has the following tasks:

Calling hospitals in region and explaining The Nationwide Grief Network· Setting up foundation “Chapters” at regional hospitals· Increasing donations to The Luca John Foundation in region, by way of donation tins, direct mail, corporate sponsorships, the “Our Company Cares” Program, Dine for a Cause and other donation campaigns· Calling radio, television and print medias in order to get press coverage of The Luca John Foundation· Being the first point of contact for medical grants in your region· Being a point of contact in your region for families involved in, or interested in The Luca John Foundation Grief Connection· Complying with direction from The Luca John Foundation on corporate initiatives· Holding the highest standards of ethics and integrity· Providing status of activities via the foundation CRM system.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Executive Admin
  • Office Management
  • Business Development
  • Program Management
  • Group Facilitation

Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

Apply Now

This is an in-office position.
Official Title: Regional Lead

The Regional Lead is a volunteer position in The Luca John Foundation. This position manages all aspects of the work being done in the state. They will ensure foundation goals are being met. Some of theresponsibilities include managing a team of volunteer so it has the following tasks:

Calling hospitals in region and explaining The Nationwide Grief Network· Setting up foundation “Chapters” at regional hospitals· Increasing donations to The Luca John Foundation in region, by way of donation tins, direct mail, corporate sponsorships, the “Our Company Cares” Program, Dine for a Cause and other donation campaigns· Calling radio, television and print medias in order to get press coverage of The Luca John Foundation· Being the first point of contact for medical grants in your region· Being a point of contact in your region for families involved in, or interested in The Luca John Foundation Grief Connection· Complying with direction from The Luca John Foundation on corporate initiatives· Holding the highest standards of ethics and integrity· Providing status of activities via the foundation CRM system.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Executive Admin
  • Office Management
  • Business Development
  • Program Management
  • Group Facilitation

Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

Apply Now

This is an in-office position.

The Corporate Donation Lead is instrumental in developing strategy and target lists using Salesforce software to track engagements. This individual would work with executive staff and our marketing team to identify and target corporations willing to sponsor the Foundation.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Business Development
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Market Research
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Requirements:

  • Must be at least 20 years old
  • Orientation / Training
  • 2-hour weekly time commitment, divided over a minimum of 6 months
  • Six months equivalent work experience or coursework completion

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This is a virtual position.

The Event Coordinator helps manage and setup our various events across the country. This position would require profit/loss analysis as well as venue and vendor selection.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Event Planning
  • Profit/Loss Analysis
  • Venue & Vendor Selection
Requirements:

  • Must be at least 20 years old
  • Three months equivalent work experience or coursework completion

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This is an in-office position.

The Family Support Counselor works with families that have recently suffered the loss of an infant child. They will facilitate dialogue with the family, funeral home and medical institution to provide full support in the immediate aftermath of the death of their infant.

This individual also assists families in completing the application and getting the required paperwork together to be eligible to receive funds and take full advantage of the services The Luca John Foundation offers.

Skills: Experience dealing with issues surrounding…

  • Mental Health
  • Family Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
Requirements:

  • Background check
  • Candidate must be willing to produce proof of certification upon request

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This is an in-office position.

The NGO Lead takes point on developing and cultivating our relationships with National Non-Profit Organizations that are complementary to our brand. This individual would be required to identify and create value for working together. This position would own the relationship and be required to articulate the value proposition.

This position would also work with the marketing team to develop co-branded supporting documentation as well as create press releases.

All engagements would need to be documented in Salesforce.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Business Development
  • Sales Management
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with Salesforce
Requirements:

  • Must be at least 20 years old
  • Orientation / Training
  • 2-hour weekly time commitment
  • Six months equivalent work experience or coursework completion

Apply Now

This is an in-office position.
Official Title: Regional Lead

The Regional Lead is a volunteer position in The Luca John Foundation. This position manages all aspects of the work being done in the state. They will ensure foundation goals are being met. Some of theresponsibilities include managing a team of volunteer so it has the following tasks:

Calling hospitals in region and explaining The Nationwide Grief Network· Setting up foundation “Chapters” at regional hospitals· Increasing donations to The Luca John Foundation in region, by way of donation tins, direct mail, corporate sponsorships, the “Our Company Cares” Program, Dine for a Cause and other donation campaigns· Calling radio, television and print medias in order to get press coverage of The Luca John Foundation· Being the first point of contact for medical grants in your region· Being a point of contact in your region for families involved in, or interested in The Luca John Foundation Grief Connection· Complying with direction from The Luca John Foundation on corporate initiatives· Holding the highest standards of ethics and integrity· Providing status of activities via the foundation CRM system.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Executive Admin
  • Office Management
  • Business Development
  • Program Management
  • Group Facilitation

Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

Apply Now

This is an in-office position.
Official Title: Regional Lead

The Regional Lead is a volunteer position in The Luca John Foundation. This position manages all aspects of the work being done in the state. They will ensure foundation goals are being met. Some of theresponsibilities include managing a team of volunteer so it has the following tasks:

Calling hospitals in region and explaining The Nationwide Grief Network· Setting up foundation “Chapters” at regional hospitals· Increasing donations to The Luca John Foundation in region, by way of donation tins, direct mail, corporate sponsorships, the “Our Company Cares” Program, Dine for a Cause and other donation campaigns· Calling radio, television and print medias in order to get press coverage of The Luca John Foundation· Being the first point of contact for medical grants in your region· Being a point of contact in your region for families involved in, or interested in The Luca John Foundation Grief Connection· Complying with direction from The Luca John Foundation on corporate initiatives· Holding the highest standards of ethics and integrity· Providing status of activities via the foundation CRM system.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Executive Admin
  • Office Management
  • Business Development
  • Program Management
  • Group Facilitation

Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 4-hour weekly time commitment

Apply Now

This is a virtual position.

The marketing volunteer works with the Foundation to design and put together our marketing material including event notifications, donation programs and drives.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Copy Editing
  • Social Media / SEO
  • Marketing Principles
  • Familiarity with Google Adwords
Requirements:

  • Must be at least 20 years old
  • Three months equivalent work experience or coursework completion

Apply Now

This is a virtual position.

Our Video Marketing volunteer is an individual who would create engaging video to be used on the Foundation’s website and social media accounts. These videos will include information about the foundation, testimony from families that we have supported and any relevant information regarding current or upcoming projects.

Skills: Relevant experience with…

  • Video Editing & Production
Requirements:

  • Must be at least 20 years old
  • Three months equivalent work experience or coursework completion

Apply Now

Why Volunteer?