• Volunteer Opportunities

    If you or someone you know may be interested in contributing your time to the work of MAOA, don’t hesitate to contact us or call (617) 426-0804 if any of the below positions interest you.

    Membership Coordinator  
    Maintain membership files in our online database; assist with new member outreach; respond to member inquiries and concerns. Some computer experience or interest helpful. Time commitment: One to two days per week, 5 -10 hours per week.

    Policy Advocates 

    Flexible time commitment. Work in a group with others who share your interest about important issues, such as 1) Intimate Partner Domestic Violence with SAGE (Stop Abuse, Gain Empowerment): a collaborative of service providers, advocates and consumers dedicated to improving the lives of older adults experiencing intimate partner abuse; or 2) Economic Security with the Elder Economic Security Standard Initiative (ESSI): a tool that tells (by county) the amount of income a senior needs to make ends meet. Learn more about the issues and work  to develop policy and action agendas.

    Staffing Support
    Word processing and/or Office Support – Support our advocacy and education efforts by helping with important office tasks including answering the telephone, responding to callers, providing staff support for committees and/or help with correspondence, mail merges, member mailings. Help maintain our marketing materials and website. Time commitment: One to two days per week, 5 – 10 hours.

    Fiscal support
    Assist staff by preparing and maintaining records and doing data entry in QuickBooks. Prepare bills for payment. Knowledge of fiscal procedures and computer required. Time commitment: 4-6 hours/month.

    Special Event Support
    Provide assistance for MAOA’s educational conferences, annual meeting or special events. Varied opportunities throughout the year including planning, organizing and on-site management.