Welcome to Take Trips MES
Take Trips MES (mentally, emotionally, and spiritually) Inc is a nonprofit organization based in Ossining, NY, established to provide adequate aftercare services to youth of color who are returning to their communities after being in the incarceration and detention system. If you have a passion for social justice and seeing the disproportionate population receive what they have long laced, then Take Trips MES, is absolutely where you want to begin this journey to seek change for these youth and provide them with the tools they need to elevate mentally, emotionally, and spiritually (MES).
Required Skills/Duties for Web Designer position includes: Brand Development & Messaging, Graphic Design/Print, Content Management Systems, Website Project Management, Web Design, and Fundraising.
The chosen candidate will be required to demonstrate their creative skills on the business website, as well as create designs for the business Facebook page.
The Spokesperson position requires a candidate who can speak clearly with compassion and empathy. You need to be able to get the attention of the audience and engage the viewers to be interested in our mission. We need you to be charismatic in order to draw people in order to gain donations for our organization.
We would like the candidate to be socially conscious to the struggles of youth of color once they are released from the incarceration system, as well as systemic racism surrounding this population.
We are looking for a media specialist to create media content such as social media posts, weekly newsletters, and blogs for our website. The candidate should have strong writing skills and a passion for helping youth of color.
We are looking for a local photographer to join our team. The ideal candidate will be located in or near Westchester county and have some photography experience. The photographer will complete a variety of projects for Take Trips MES. These will include photographing our events and some creative projects to post on our social media and website.
We are seeking a dedicated researcher to join our team. This position involves researching organizations that we can partner with and researching news/law/media about youth incarceration.
We are seeking an events coordinator. The ideal candidate will have organizing experience. This person will be in a leadership role regarding all of our events and fundraisers. This includes researching venues and conceptualizing event ideas/plans.