volunteer

Whether you're a first-time volunteer or have 50 years of volunteer experience, 50/50 is an enriching and gratifying way to directly impact schools and individuals in the community around you. If you're interested in volunteering with us, please look over the volunteer opportunities and submit an application.

 
 
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Book Sorting Room

Help sort and inventory all of our donated items for our literacy programs, and so that we can sell them online and at the bookstore.

Book genre familiarity and ability to lift up to 50 lbs. a huge plus!

Shifts: 3-hour shift during store hours; Weekends, 10a-1p and 1p-4p

Location: 50/50 Bookstore, 4425 Grape St

Qualifications: A passion for the mission of 50/50, flexibility, age 18 years or older

 
 
 
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50/50 Bookstore

Help staff the pay-what-you-can bookstore!

Duties include operating an iPad point of sale system, stocking books and assisting visitors. Retail or customer service experience preferred but not required. Must be 18 years of age or older.

Due to the training and level of responsibility involved in this ongoing volunteer activity, we ask volunteers to make a six-month commitment.

Shifts: 3-hour shifts during store hours; Weekends, 10a-1p and 1p-4p

Location: 50/50 Bookstore, 4425 Grape St

Qualifications: A passion for the mission of 50/50, strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, organized, age 18 years or older

 
 
 
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Board Members

The Board of Directors is an advisory group that advocates for 50/50 Bookstore.

50/50 Bookstore Board members serve a one year term and provides oversight
, governance, and financial management to the organization
. Members are required to attend quarterly Board meetings and committee meetings and activities scheduled by the respective committee chairs. More information is available in the application.

All applications must be submitted by 11 pm MST on February 28, 2019 to be considered for the 2019-2020 term.