Posted by
Charlene T.

Literacy Program Specialist

Posted Date
Mar 1, 2019
On-site volunteer opportunity
Impact statement
This project will save us $5,048 , allowing us to have photos that we can share with the public to display the positive impact programs are having on students and families in our community.

Project Details

What We Need
  • A photographer who will work with the Organization over 1-2 days to capture an important event or shoot a series of photographs to tell the Organization's story
  • A set of professionally edited, high-resolution images delivered in JPEG or TIFF format suitable for web or print use
  • Note: The photographer needs to be available in the same geographical location as the Organization or be willing to travel at own expense
What We Have In Place
  • Conducting program site visits in San Jose schools. Would like to get professional, mostly candid photos of staff and students engaging in learning activities. Below is a schedule of the site visits. Can you help on 1 or more of those days. Thank you.

    3/5 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at 2995 Rossmore Way, SJ 95148
    3/5 from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. at 4000 Rhoda Dr, SJ, 95117
    3/6 from 2:45 to 4:15 p.m. at 14275 Candler Ave, SJ 95127
    3/12 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at 1970 Willow St, SJ 95125
How This Will Help

Photos will help us visually tell our story to the public.

Project Plan

Prep: Distribution of Prep Materials
  • Volunteer Manager provides background on the Organization and goals for the photos (intended usage & number of photos needed)
  • Professional and Volunteer Manager agree upon a work plan including: budget, shoot location, dates, length of shoot and materials needed
Milestone 1: Photo Shoot
  • Professional directs the photo shoot on agreed upon date and time
Milestone 2: Editing
  • Professional edits and color corrects the photos
Milestone 3: Presentation of Deliverables
  • Professional delivers high-resolution images to the Volunteer Manager
  • If the agreed upon deliverable was a photo essay, the Volunteer Manager works with the Professional to edit the selection of key photos into an essay and craft captions
  • Organization credits the photos appropriately
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The San Jose Public Library Foundation provides advocacy, funding, and leadership to support the programs, resources, and services of the San Jose Public Library.

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