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New logo design for new website

Posted: 3 days ago
Vegan Hacktivists is designing a new website for me (I spoke to James Morgan last month and I am in the queue with roll-out hopefully in late April/early May). I would love a new logo to reflect the new website. I have various websites with various logos but I would like a new one to reflect the new context to be housed on my new shiny new Vegan Hacktivist-created website. I have some ideas which I can talk through.
  • Requestor: Don Staniford
  • Due in: 1 month, 3 weeks, 2 days
  • Organization: $camon $cotland
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Research Database Contributor

Posted: 6 days ago
Food System Innovations (FSI) envisions a world where animals are no longer central to the human industrial food system, so that system serves to mitigate climate change rather than exacerbate it by efficiently and equitably providing sustainable, nutritious, and humanely produced food to meet planetary needs for human nutrition. We have an exciting volunteer opportunity with our newest project: building a comprehensive database of reliable resources for topics relating to animals. By joining our team as Research Database Contributor, you play a critical role in providing resources to people and organizations working for animals and a reformed food system. Location: Remote Commitment: Approximately five hours per week for 3 months Stipend: We have a limited number of stipends. We’ll provide more information if stipends are still available when you apply. Responsibilities and Duties: - Conduct literature searches and select sources based on inclusion criteria - Correctly code and classify source information - Accurately enter information into a master spreadsheet - Prepare brief summaries of each source - Attend project meetings approximately twice a month - Coordinate with other Research Database Contributors and the Project Manager Required Skills: - Preferably, a degree, or degree in progress, related to the project topics (e.g., ecology, human health, animal welfare, ecology, food systems, climate science, economics, psychology) - Experience reading academic journals - Ability to communicate scientific findings to a general audience - Solid understanding of research methods and analysis in your knowledge area - Critical thinking skills - Attention to detail to ensure resource documents are coded accurately - Excellent time management skills Supervision: All volunteers will receive direct supervision from the Project Manager.
  • Requestor: Marci Regambal
  • Due Date: None
  • Organization: Food System Innovations
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Vegan Challenge New Brand Identity + Web update

Posted: 6 days ago
Hi! Sinergia Animal is an international animal protection NGO working in the Global South. We're currently looking for someone to help us rebrand our vegan challenge in Latin America. Although the challenge is working amazingly, with +20k participants yearly, the design of both our identity and website hasn't been updated since its beginning in 2019. We'd love to work together with a passionate volunteer who is interested in this type of project. You can check out our website (desafio21diasveg.com) and Instagram (@desafio21diasveg). - Spanish is not required but a major plus!
  • Requestor: Bárbara
  • Due in: 1 month, 6 days
  • Organization: Sinergia Animal
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Social Media Marketing Specialist

Posted: 1 week ago
About us: We are a creative production company speaking up for all animals. Our mission is to inform and educate people about injustice and abuse towards animals, inspire people to adopt a more compassionate way of living, and empower them to take action towards creating a kinder world. About the role: Last week, we launched our project, “A Day in the Life of a Farmed Animal.” The core of this project is to invite people to submit footage of farmed animals. Our goal is to promote this project globally and have submissions from different countries in the world. Currently, we have Instagram and Linkedin accounts. We are looking to grow followers on both platforms. We need help with social media strategy, messages, user acquisition, and promotion. We would love someone to join our team on a volunteer basis and dedicate at least 4-6 hours per week. Desired Skills and Experience - Social media marketing - Marketing messaging - Advertising - User acquisition marketing - Marketing Strategy & Planning - Public Relations
  • Requestor: Natalia Golunga
  • Due in: 1 month, 3 weeks, 2 days
  • Organization: We Are All Animals
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Seeking data scraper for recipe project

Data Scientist
Posted: 1 week, 3 days ago
We're going to collaborate on a mini campaign with Sentient Media, encouraging newspaper-affiliated recipe sites (e.g., NYT Cooking) to become more deliberately plant-forward. You may recall that Epicurious eliminated beef-based recipes a few years ago for climate reasons; this will be done in much the same spirit. First, we'll need to assess the current state of things and determine the ratio of plant-based:animal-based ingredients/recipes. We need to find a contractor to scrape data for us. Budget, due date, & time commitment are not set in stone. We're in the early stages of planning and are just putting our feelers out. This probably won't get off the ground until early Feb, so if your January is booked, don't be discouraged! If you think you might be interested, let's chat.
  • Requestor: Mikhala Kaseweter
  • Due in: 3 weeks, 1 day
  • Organization: Better Food Foundation
  • Compensation: $400.00 Fixed

New Images for Free Ethical Plant Based Eating Professional Coaching

Posted: 1 week, 6 days ago
I am cloning my private professional plant based eating coaching site and starting up healthyselfhealtheworld.net. I have the support of Jewish Veg. This program will be offered as a core service they provide. I need to "re-skin" my basic wix site. No coding required. A new look and feel. Some functionality will be disabled. Some new functioanlity will be built. Need new landing page image(s) typefaces and color scheme for the site. Fairly simple project with a lot of support behind it. Thank you!!
  • Requestor: Aaron Guttman
  • Due in: 6 days
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Logo for Plant Product Award Needed (Paid Position Possible)

Posted: 2 weeks, 1 day ago
We are looking for a hero for the animals to transform the food industry towards more plant-based foods in Latvia with your logo design skills! Our organization "Dzīvnieku brīvība" ("Animal Liberation") will run a Plant Product of the Year survey in February to reward Latvian businesses that introduce new tasty alternatives to animal-based products. This survey motivates the industry to take the plant-based trend seriously and offer more and tastier products that in turn help more people adopt a plant-based diet. However, for the survey to have an impact, the award needs to be attractive... We lack design capacity and would be very grateful for help with creating the logo of the Plant Product of the Year award that will be used in various publications and offered to the winning companies to use on their websites, product packaging and more. Some examples of the style we are looking for: - V-Label International Awards https://awards.v-label.com/live/en/page/home - similar survey in Slovakia https://jemprezem.sk/rastlinny-produkt-roka-2021-vysledky/ - in Poland https://storage.googleapis.com/roslinniejemy-wp-media/sites/1/2022/02/Image-from-iOS-1536x1058.jpg - in Czech Republic https://rostlinne.cz/pro-media/#graficke-podklady - Rainforest Alliance logo https://www.google.com/search?q=rainforest+alliance&sxsrf=AJOqlzUp0nS0MPjuvCAeQjoWWCFWQafcKA:1674485634502&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiV6rOL-d38AhV6QvEDHfGsDZkQ_AUoAXoECAEQAw&biw=1920&bih=947&dpr=1#imgrc=X24pSlguKkEFSM We can discuss details (format, necessary text etc.) via email. :) Please contact me at alise.miluna[at]dzivniekubriviba.lv with your portfolio. For a highly experienced, fast-working professional with a suitable style, a paid position can be discussed, but as a small NGO we are ever so grateful for volunteer contributions.
  • Requestor: Alise Miluna
  • Due in: 4 days
  • Organization: Dzīvnieku brīvība
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Spanish speaking mentor Challenge 22

Posted: 2 weeks, 1 day ago
If you are a Spanish speaker, you’ve been vegan for over six months, have patience and empathy for new vegans and the motivation to help make the vegan population grow, you’re exactly what we’re looking for! 🙂 Our Challenges take place within Facebook groups, and we ask our Challenge mentors to be present in the group on a daily basis. Our goal is around 10 comments or an hour a day (can be dispersed throughout the day). After your application is received you will be asked to send a Facebook message to one of our coordinators who will start you in our training program, the Challenge 22 Mentor School. Once you’ve been placed in our training program, you will learn about Challenge 22 and receive all the guidance needed in order to help our Challenge participants 😀 The training must be completed in order to join our mentors team. It’s very fulfilling to help people that are already open to veganism in their first steps. Research shows that one of the leading factors that help vegans stay vegan is having a supportive vegan environment, and that is what we’re all about! Volunteering in the Challenge will teach you a lot! You will be working alongside some of the kindest, smartest and most supportive vegans in the world!
  • Requestor: Doris Nemes
  • Due in: 10 months, 3 weeks, 1 day
  • Organization: Animals Now
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Security Consultant / Expert / Advisor needed

Posted: 3 weeks ago
We are seeking an individual to provide guidance to animal protection organizations on their security measures. This is a high-impact role that will assist organizations with limited or inadequate security in maintaining their operations and preventing disruptions. Your responsibilities will include consulting with organizations that contact us, evaluating their security status and identifying any other concerns, and offering practical suggestions for improvement! We imagine the role may take 2-3 calls and anywhere from 3-10 hours in total per organization. Thank you for volunteering to help the animals with these very specific skills, we appreciate it!
  • Requestor: David van Beveren
  • Due in: 1 week, 3 days
  • Organization: Vegan Hacktivists
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Support in developing new social media assets

Posted: 1 month, 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Hello! We are a small non-profit organization based in Portugal, that was established in 2006, and is currently one of the few NGOs actively working towards the goal of making a plant-based diet more widespread among the Portuguese population, while also collaborating with other international organizations to facilitate that shift on a EU-level. At the moment we are planning to adopt more effective and captivating social media templates to use in our social media communication, and are hopeful that VeganHacktivists will be able to assist us in creating new assets. Thank you for your support! Nuno Alvim AVP
  • Requestor: Nuno Alvim
  • Was due: 1 week, 3 days ago
  • Organization: Portuguese Vegetarian Society
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Visuals Designer

Posted: 1 month, 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Creating static and animated content for social media, newsletter and website content, as well as possibly posters for live events and similar visuals. This is an ongoing role. A predicted 4 hours a week on average.
  • Requestor: Owen
  • Due in: 10 months, 3 weeks, 1 day
  • Organization: Animal Think Tank
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

Building website using Wordpress

Posted: 2 months, 4 days ago
We would like our website https://ourplanettheirstoo.org/ to be created using a Wordpress template (it is not about migrating it to Wordpress but creating it again from scratch with Wordpress)-
  • Requestor: Vanile Ashkanovna
  • Was due: 1 month, 1 week, 2 days ago
  • Organization: Our Planet. Theirs Too.
  • Compensation: Volunteer role

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