Volunteer Opportunities

We rely on the support of passionate, skilled professionals who believe in our mission and are willing to dedicate their time to accomplish the work that needs to be done. If this is you, please consider one of our current volunteer roles. Application instructions and role descriptions appear below.

Application Instructions

To apply, please send the following information to the IWCA contact listed with that role:

  • Summary of your background and skill set. This can be a resume or CV (curriculum vitae).
  • Brief written statement describing:
    • Your interest in IWCA
    • Why you are a good fit for the role(s)
    • Optional: contact information for 2 references
  • Signed Volunteer Agreement, including review of Volunteer Handbook. Download here.

IWCA Chapters Sample Cuppings at SCA Expo

IWCA Contact: Renee Espinoza, IWCA Chapter Cupping Co-coordinator

  • Requires participation and valid registration for 2018 SCA Expo in Seattle
  • Estimated Time Commitments:
    • Thursday, April 19 Cupping: 2:45pm-4:30pm. Room 618.
    • Sunday, April 22 Cupping: 8:00am-9:45am. Room 615.

Event and Fundraising Support Volunteers

IWCA contact: Mansi Chokshi, Strategic Alliances Chair

IWCA Breakfast: Registration & Program Support

  • Location requirements: IWCA Breakfast at SCA Expo in Seattle, April 21 6:30-9:30a
  • Additional time commitment: 2-3 virtual meetings between January - April

IWCA Breakfast: Planning Committee

  • Estimated time commitment: 5 hours per week, January - April
  • Work can be done from any location

Event Donation Coordination

IWCA Contact: Maria Cleaveland, IWCA Board of Directors

IWCA Breakfast: DoNation Committee

  • Estimated time commitment: 2-5 hous per week, January - May
  • Work can be done from any location

Reporting & Communications

IWCA Contact: Kellem Emanuele, VP for Strategic Development

2017-2019 Strategic Plan Deliverables Support

  • 5-7 hours per week, for 3-5 weeks
  • Work can be done from any location

IWCA Research Alliance

IWCA Contact: Ruth Ann Church, Research & Impact Assessment Chair

Scribe and Administrative Support

  • 1 year time commitment to cover up to six international 2 hour calls throughout the year
  • Estimated additional 2-4 hours of follow-up work following each call
  • Work can be done from any location


Administrative Support

IWCA Contact: Jennifer Gallegos, VP of Operations

Board of Directors Materials Development

  • 5-7 hours per week, for 2-4 weeks
  • Work can be done from any location