Volunteer Roles

We would love for you to join the Desi Rainbow Family!

Facebook Group Admin

WHO WE ARE

Desi Rainbow’s social team is composed of people who understand our most important pillars: support, education, & advocacy. As the most public facing part of the organization, we focus on:

  • creating impact and awareness through educational resources,

  • sharing regular updates about Desi Rainbow’s events and programs,

  • and creating a reach to members of the LGBTQ+ Community, especially those of South Asian descent, and their families.

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR

This position requires:

  • the ability to use your knowledge about issues facing the LGBTQ+ Folx,

  • the ability to use your knowledge about the South Asian culture and the issues facing the South Asian community,

  • a strong desire and willingness to create an accepting and an equal world,

  • and a self-drive and motivation to advance Desi Rainbow’s mission.

KEY DUTIES

  • Managing our Facebook Group, including membership requests and codes of conduct.

  • Keeping engagement in the FB Group through posts, videos, surveys, and other ideas.

  • Making sure Facebook page posts are reposted into the Facebook Group.

  • Making sure members adhere to Group code of conduct.

  • Making sure privacy is respected and maintained at all times.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Understanding of social media presence of the South Asian/Queer Community.

  • Understanding & desire to learn about LGBTQ+ Issues, Terminology, & Culture.

  • Understanding & desire to learn about South Asian Cultural Challenges.

  • Understanding of Facebook interface, growth trends, community, and standards.

  • Understanding of Facebook Groups.

HOW TO APPLY

Email the following list of items below to volunteer@desirainbow.org with the mail subject "Facebook Group Admin"

  • A cover letter (200 to 400 words) describing why you wish to volunteer with Desi Rainbow and why you are the perfect volunteer for this position.

  • Samples of your work! IG Reels, TikToks, Youtube videos, your cat’s Instagram account, your blog, your reel, anything you want us to see.

  • At least two references of people/organizations who can vouch for you. Please mention their name, phone number, email and briefly describe your association with them. At least one of them has to be from a professional/academic/volunteer setting. Please do let them know in advance that we might be reaching out to them.

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