Make an impact in your community by bringing your professional skills and expertise to nonprofits and social change organizations. Taproot Foundation makes it easy for you to make a difference.
The Taproot Foundation is a nonprofit organization that connects nonprofits and other social change organizations with skilled volunteers through pro bono service. We power collaboration that connects communities and drives social change.
Taproot offers a range of opportunities to engage in meaningful pro bono work, depending on the time you have available. You can work on a large-scale team-based project over several months, tackle more bite-sized challenges that can be delivered in a day, or address needs that fall in between. Taproot has virtual opportunities and in-person engagements. We've got many options to suit your interest!
Pro Bono Art Directors and Graphic Designers Needed
The Taproot Foundation is actively seeking volunteer Art Directors, Creative Directors and Graphic Designers to develop brand and print materials for local nonprofits. This creative role works to empower nonprofits with the look and feel they need to shine. Taproot pro bono creative teams deliver visual identity/branding systems, brochures, annual reports, and helps meet other design needs.
A successful pro bono Art Director:
Has 3+ years professional graphic design experience in marketing, advertising or entertainment [LA ONLY]
Is able to translate creative brief requirements from concept through execution
Has a strong visual design portfolio that is innovative, reflects current design trends and showcases a broad range of clients/challenges/solutions
Is skilled and innovative in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Incorporates team and client perspectives to meet nonprofit and stakeholder need
This opportunity is flexible enough to work around the schedule of a full-time job.
Expand your social and professional networks
Deepen your connection with your community
Build leadership skills, and demonstrate your talents