Soar Detroit

Position Description


Social Media Coordinator




Soar Detroit, a literacy tutoring organization has reached over 1000 students, who, on average, improve more than two grade levels each year in just two days per week of after-school tutoring. Soar Detroit aims to serve 10,000 students each year, and to work towards reversing the current literacy statistics, which show that only 10% of third graders are reading at grade level.


Position Summary


Soar Detroit seeks a part-time volunteer to manage our social media presence and help make sure members of the community can easily access Soar Detroit on their platform of choice.


Qualities Required


  • Passionate about enhancing justice through literacy in Detroit

  • Strong writer with a knack for ethically navigating digital communication

  • Savvy with technology and a multitude of networking platforms

  • Detail oriented


Responsibilities Include


  • Keep Soar Detroit’s media platforms fun and informative by posting weekly or bi-weekly updates to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

  • Respond promptly to direct messages and point clients to the staff member who can help them

  • Occasionally, interview families, students, and athletes and share their stories on our platforms

  • Share articles written about Soar Detroit on our platforms

  • Encourage others to like and follow Soar Detroit pages



If interested, please contact Matt Mancinelli at or 313.399.8698.