Volunteers are the lifeblood of The Sophia Institute. Volunteering not only raises the quality of programs and initiatives, they provide an excellent opportunity for enhancing your experience and developing deeper relationships with likeminded women and men. Below are just some of the opportunities awaiting your unique brand of support. Contact us and let us know how you’d like to support The Sophia Institute.

Office Assistance

  • Database entry/management
  • Administration work
  • Event Planning


  • Make packages, signs etc. (week prior)
  • Setup/cleanup
  • Meet/greet
  • Break and lunch duties
  • Book sales

Public Relations

  • Contact newspapers and magazines
  • Campaigns
  • Graphic design
  • Copywriting
  • Video, sound recording
  • Photography
  • Marketing
  • Social Media

Fundraising/Special Events

  • Women of Wisdom Gathering — help with preparation, set-up, cleanup, registration, etc.
  • Assist week of/day of events

Fundraising/Membership Committee

  • Grant writing
  • Mailings — folding, stamping, addressing, etc
  • Cultivation and Development


fill in, extra pre-retreats etc.


  • Handyman
  • Painting
  • Gardening


In-kind services/products

  • Bakery
  • Florist
  • Web hosting/design
  • Marketing consultant/Advertising
  • IT
  • Lunch and breaks
  • Signage/banners


Our volunteers make great contributions to the sustainability and growth of The Sophia Institute. Please contact us if you are interested in volunteering and let us know the areas that interest you.