Why Volunteer?

Give back, gain project management experience, apply your leadership skills, and connect with like-minded professionals.



As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to solve problems, attend AAPA and partner events for free, and receive recognition. In addition, you’ll be part of a team and growing community.

Volunteer Roles


  • Help with logistics, food, materials, banners, etc.
  • Manage audiovisuals, microphones
  • Assist with registration
  • Help set up and clean up for event
  • Greet and escort guests (for Learning Hubs, SCE employees only)

Time commitment: 4-5 hours
Timeframe: 1 day


  • Work with mentors/follow up with targets
  • Outreach to different corporations for sponsorships
  • Follow-up with potential donors on sponsorships, tickets, ads
  • Update target list and collect contact info
Time commitment: 2-3 hrs/wk
Timeframe: 3-6 months


  • Create Facebook, LinkedIn posts
  • Develop and disseminate press releases
  • Market to different channels (corporations, media, past donors, new donors, nonprofits, etc)
  • Identify cross-promotion opportunities
Time commitment: 2-3 hrs/wk
Timeframe: 3-6 months

Program Book

  • Develop ~20 page program book for end-of-year graduation gala
  • Write and edit content.
  • Reach out for advertisements, logos, testimonials, bios, etc.
  • Work with designer on layout and content.
Time commitment: 2-3 hrs/wk
Timeframe: 3 months

Internship Roles:


  • Manage and update the AAPA website on a regular basis. This may include updating the membership portal, upcoming events, bios and images, on-page content, etc.
  • In addition to reviewing AAPA’s user guide, research literature on and techniques for website maintenance and enhancement effective to AAPA’s operation.
  • Maintain an “editorial calendar” for the site to expand content that is valuable and useful for AAPA members.
  • Compose a blog post (or posts) once per month, and/or make sure other volunteers provide content for the website in a timely fashion.
  • Pull data reports and analyze user insights using Analytics and UsersInsights database.

Est. time commitment: 2-3 hrs/wk
Timeframe: 4-6 months, option to extend commitment to full year

Sign up to volunteer/ intern below:

Questions? Please email us at info(at)aapamentoring(dot)com

Thank you!