EncoreOC Professionals Program - Innovative Housing Opportunities, Marketing

  • Volunteer Opportunity posted by OneOC



Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)


Short-Term (few weeks/months)


1901 E. 4th St. #100
Santa Ana
United States


OneOC is proud to offer the EncoreOC Professionals Program throughout Orange County! As an EncoreOC Professional, you will connect with a local nonprofit in meaningful & purposeful service to help address unmet community needs. During the 8-week program, you will fulfill critical project-based assignments that will bolster the infrastructure of the nonprofit at which you are serving.


Company Background: OneOC - Encore Professionals Program with Innovative Housing Opportunities.

As a nonprofit developer, the mission of Innovative Housing Opportunities is to serve low to moderate income households with high-quality affordable housing, transformative programming, targeted services, and economic development opportunities to those most in need across Southern California.


Term of Volunteer Service: 8-weeks project-based assignment between April and December 2018

Hours of Volunteer Service: 15 hours per week for 8 weeks (Virtual and Onsite)

Wage: This is a volunteer opportunity.

Position: EncoreOC Professionals are highly-skilled volunteers who typically possess an advanced educational and career background. Experienced applicants of all ages are encouraged to apply and are welcome to send a resume and cover letter.

Major Responsibilities and Related Tasks:

Marketing-The Encore Professional will collaborate with IHO marketing and fund development teams to generate content that can be utilized for a wide range of communications to benefit awareness, relationship building, donor development, and fundraising efforts.

  • Develop a library of easily retrievable core messaging abstracts which can be used across the organization for various purposes, including RFPs, grant writing, presentations, and ask letters.
  • Create a 1-2 page marketing brochure for each of IHO’s top 5 target audiences.
  • If time allows, draft stories about IHO services and beneficiaries, or begin research and development of White Paper illustrating IHO’s thought leadership for housing those most in need.

Skills Desired:

  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Microsoft Office
  • Publishing
  • Social Media
  • Writing
  • Other: Grammar, Research, Proofreading


  • Opportunity to make a significant difference in the mission of an Orange County nonprofit
  • Free Leadership Development Trainings from OneOC
  • Networking opportunities 

Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible to participate as an EncoreOC Professional, the candidate must meet all eligibility requirements below, including but not limited to:

  • Commit to the project-based assignment and position timeline
  • Agree to and clear a criminal background check

How To Apply


You may also apply directly to the EncoreOC Fellowship by emailing your resume and cover letter indicating your interest and why you would be a good fit for this opportunity to Abby Edmunds at aedmunds@oneoc.org