Volunteer

Volunteer

Mirai no Mori is supported by many volunteers with various backgrounds and skills. Join the team and make a difference to the lives of the children we support. You can also browse the specific positions we’re currently looking for.

Fundraising

Fundraiser organizer

Good at event planning? Help us organize and run fundraising events!

Languages

Japanese and English

Skills Needed

Email, Excel, Word, strong organizational skills, event coordination experience

Schedule

1–2 months

Public events are scheduled in June, September, December, and March. Two months preparation is needed for each event.

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Part-time, a few hours a week

Program

Graphic design: Camp Passport

Add your own touch to a Mirai no Mori tradition by designing our Camp Passport!

Languages

Japanese or English

Skills Needed

Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign

Schedule

Flexible, depends on the volunteer’s schedule

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Graphic design: Camper T-shirt

Design a t-shirt that campers can treasure for years to come.

Languages

Japanese or English

Skills Needed

Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign

Schedule

Flexible, depends on the volunteer’s schedule

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Administration

Translator

Can you translate both Japanese and English? We need bilingual writers to help convey our message to the world!

Languages

Fluent Japanese and English

Skills Needed

Translation abilities for English to Japanese and Japanese to English, good writing skills

Schedule

As needed basis, depending on the project

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Bookkeeper support

We would love to have your support with our bookkeeping.

Languages

Native or fluent in Japanese, with knowledge of accounting terms in Japanese

Skills Needed

Bookkeeping, interest in learning about nonprofit bookkeeping

Schedule

A few hours a week, depending on the need

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Office Admin

Keep us moving forward by helping with our administrative work.

Languages

Native Japanese

Skills Needed

Organizational skills, Japanese writing skills

Schedule

Depends on the project as this changes throughout the year

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Communications

Newsletter editor for supporters

Create monthly newsletters to share the fun with sponsors, donors, staff, and our other supporters!

Languages

Fluent in Japanese or English

Skills Needed

Good writing skills, marketing experience

Schedule

Monthly

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Social Media Master

Are you a Facebook expert or a Twitter guru? Help us expand our reach through social media!

Languages

Fluent Japanese or English

Skills Needed

Good writing skills, marketing knowledge, blogging experience, proficiency in both Facebook and Twitter

Schedule

Once a week or more

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year

Newsletter editor for children’s homes

Help us keep camp magic alive year-round through a bi-monthly newsletter.

Languages

Native level Japanese

Skills Needed

Proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshop, good writing skills, and project management skills

Schedule

Bi-monthly

Inquiry for this position

Please send an email to: info@mirai-no-mori.jp

Period: Throughout the year