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Democracy Fellow and Canvasser Job Description
The Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership​, in partnership with Nonprofit VOTE, is hiring
an enthusiastic part-time Democracy Fellow to help support nonpartisan voter outreach and tabling
efforts on-site at nonprofit organizations in the Greater Pittsburgh Area. Democracy Fellows will
be responsible for working within diverse communities to collect voter registrations and voter
pledges, as part of a 2016 program leading up to the November elections. This position is an hourly,
part-time (20 hours/week), temporary contract position starting at $15/hour and will run from
(September 2​nd​ to October 11​th​). The Democracy Fellow will report to the GPNP Team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
● Collect voter registrations and pledge to vote cards in the waiting room or at events of local
nonprofit organizations.
● Actively engaging diverse communities, and remaining positive, assertive, and confident.
● Ensuring that voter registrations and pledge cards are accurately recorded and documented.
● Responding to supervision and feedback during the course of the project when necessary, in
order to ensure that activities are running smoothly.
● Remain nonpartisan in voter engagement and outreach.
● Work side by side with volunteers as needed.
Desired Experience and Skills
● Must have access to reliable transportation.
● Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus.
● Strong commitment to civic engagement and empowerment of underrepresented
● Strong collaboration skills, and a desire to work as part of a team and respond to the needs of
the team.
● Experience or training in voter registration preferred, but not required.
● Experience working with diverse communities, in particular, communities of color and
low-income communities.
● Ability to work independently with broad guidance, and a self-starter.
● Good communication skills.
● Ability to stay on task and problem solve.
● Enjoys meeting and interacting with new people.
● Must be able to lift and carry 50lbs.
To Apply
Send resume with an email expressing why you are interested in the position to:
David Streeter at ​

The  Greater  Pittsburgh  Nonprofit  Partnership  is  a  growing  coalition  of  over  400  nonprofit  organizations  from  a 
ten­county  region  in  southwestern  Pennsylvania. GPNP  offers   an   array  of  services  that   provide our members with 
opportunities  to  deliver  a  unified  voice  on  emerging   public  policies  that  positions  the  sector to  be a collaborative 
driver  of  social  change.  We  provide  public  policy  analysis,  education,  advocacy,  and  a  portfolio  of  discounts  on 
products and services that  meet the current needs  of individual members and the nonprofit sector as  a whole. Check 
out our website at ​http://www.gpnp­ ​for more information.  GPNP is a program of the Forbes Funds. 

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