Photographer
Location: Volunteer Center
Volunteer Services
Duties: Lighthouse Guild is the leading not-for-profit healthcare organization dedicated to addressing and preventing vision loss. Our mission is to provide exceptional services that inspire people who are visually impaired to attain their goals. With Lighthouse Guild, people who are at risk for, or affected by, vision loss have access to all the resources necessary to lead full, independent and productive lives. We provide services, research and education, and advocate to help people with low vision and blindness. Our vision is a world in which no person is limited by their visual capacity.

Job Summary

Volunteers will take photographs during Lighthouse Guild programs and events to be used by our departments. Photographs of Lighthouse Guild clients, services and events increase awareness about the organization, and supplement written materials in documents and advertisements. This position is ideal for a professional photographer seeking to expand their portfolio while providing support to an established non-profit organization.

Date: TBD

Position: Photographer

Principle duties and responsibilities:
• Capture photographs at Lighthouse Guild events.
• Review photographs and edit them as necessary.
• Send a disk of final photographs to the program department.
Qualifications: • Photography skills necessary.
• Must provide own equipment: camera, lenses, flash accessories, etc.
• Photoshop photograph editing skills preferred.
• Journalistic photography preferred.
• Portfolio must be submitted and reviewed.
Directions: Program Directions:
Volunteer will be called as needed to photograph Lighthouse Guild events.

Attire: Business Casual Attire (no jeans, no sneakers)

For more information about this opportunity please contact Cheryl Pemberton-Graves at volunteer@lighthouseguild.org, or call (646) 874-8688. Please include a link to your online portfolio.


Travel Directions:

Take the #1 train to 66th Street. Travel west along 65th Street for two blocks. Make a left on West End Avenue. Travel one block to 64th Street. We are on the south side of the street 250 West 64th, between West End and Amsterdam Avenues, closets to West End Avenue.
Take the M57 Bus to West End Avenue between 63rd and 64th Streets.
Take the A, B, C or D to 59th Street Columbus Circle. Walk north on Broadway to 62nd Street. Travel west along 62nd Street to Amsterdam Avenue. Take Amsterdam Avenue to 64th Street. Make a left on 64th Street, we are located at 250 on the south side of the street.
Address: 250 West 64th Street
New York, NY 10023
Work:(646) 874-8688
Email:volunteer@lighthouseguild.org
Web site:www.lighthouseguild.org
Minimum age:18
Skills: Photography