Are you interested in bringing your skills and talents to help the LGBTQ Latino/a community of the Washington, DC metropolitan area? Join the Latino GLBT History Project familia! Seeking passionate LGBTQ Latinas and Latinos! Please read the detailed PDF application.
Board of Directors Responsibilities / Responsabilidades de la Mesa Directiva
1. To attend the monthly meetings
Asistir a las reuniones mensuales
2. To serve on the Board of Directors for a minimum of 2 years: 1/1/15-12/31/16
Servir en la mesa directiva por el mínimo de dos años (max = three 2-year terms)
3. To actively participate in the planning and execution of LHP activities/events (select 1 committee) and a commitment to lead a committee or special project (select 1 committee: Resource Development, Marketing & Communications, Community Engagement, Finance, Historical Archives, and Personnel Committee)
Trabajar activamente en planear y llevar a cabo las actividades/eventos del LHP y un compromiso en un comité o proyecto especial (Desarrollo financiero, Publicidad y Comunicaciones, Finanzas, Proyectos históricos, empleos, alcance, etc.)
4. To contribute to the financial health of the organization: give or raise a minimum of $500
Contribuir a la salud financiero de la organización: donar o recaudar $500
5. Must demonstrate a passionate and commitment to LHP’s mission and programs to provide LGBTQ Latina/o history, culture, and education programs for metropolitan Washington, DC
Complete Board Member Application Instructions available in a PDF Form.
*Board member applications are due August 15, 2015. LHP will invite potential board member candidates to an in person meeting in January.
*Current open positions include: President, Treasurer, and general board of directors positions. President and Treasurer require on average 5 hours per week to invest in the project. Please indicate the position(s) in which you are interested. The president is responsible for chairing the board and leading the fundraising efforts for $50,000 per year LHP budget. The Treasurer will work closely with the Board of Directors and an independent bookkeeper to maintain the organization's financial records, report on monthly finance reports, and oversee payments for grant programs.
VOLUNTEER STEERING COMMITTEE
Interested individuals in donating their time and talent to preserve the history of, educate and empower metro DC's LGBT Latino/a community should complete our Volunteer Form and email Jesus Chavez, Program Coordinator, Latino GLBT History Project at sponsor @ LatinoGLBTHistory.org. You may volunteer for a one time event or join the 1-year steering committee and committee to severing on one major event planning committee, and supporting LHP for one full year by attending and promoting events, and encouraging your friends to volunteer and donate.
The Latino GLBT History Project (LHP), a volunteer-led project to preserve the history of, educate and empower LGBT Latinos/as in metropolitan DC, often welcomes qualified interns. Interns are responsible for special projects and events as well as supporting administrative tasks such as updating the LHP website, weekly and monthly newsletters. The Latino GLBT History Project is currently seeking the following interns:
Internships involve both administrative and more substantive
work on LGBT Latino historical and community issues. Interested students and
community organizers should be able to work independently and express clear
ideas about which project they would like to work on and what contribution they
would like to make. Prospective interns are encouraged to visit the website
www.LatinoGLBTHistory.org and familiarize themselves with the programs, events
and mission of the Latino GLBT History Project.
Applications, with “LHP INTERN” in the title, may be submitted via e-mail to: