AIGA Portland is an all-volunteer organization and is only as good as its dedicated volunteer team. It takes smart, creative people like yourself to make it happen.

Who volunteers for AIGA Portland?

People that design, people that support design, and people that work with designers. Sound like you? Most of our volunteers are print designers, interactive designers, copywriters, art directors, small business owners, and more.


Why volunteer?

Volunteering is a great way to meet other creatives with similar interests, hone your professional craft, as well as give back to the creative community. Plus, without you we couldn’t do what we do!

Volunteer Opportunities at AIGA Portland

We have three ways of volunteering:

  1. Day-of Event Volunteer: Offer day-of event help on an as-needed basis. Examples of tasks include: helping with set-up, staffing registration, greeting guests and helping with tear-down.
  2. Design/Photography/Videography Volunteer: Help promote and capture AIGA events on an as-needed basis.
  3. Committee Volunteer: Take charge of a specific task or event. This role is ongoing and requires more of a time commitment. Duties vary by committee.

Interested in volunteering?

Please take a few minutes to fill out a short questionnaire which allows us to learn more about you and the opportunities you are interested in. Please note that we will only reach out to individuals who have filled out this questionnaire. We reach out on an as-needed basis, which means we may not be in touch until there are volunteer openings that we feel you may be a good fit for.

For any other questions related to volunteering, please reach out to

Open Positions

Interim Treasurer

We are currently seeking an individual with a background in accounting to join our team. The Treasurer actively evaluates the chapter’s spending and advises on adjustments as needed. This person will be responsible for maintaining accurate financial records for the chapter and reporting to the board at monthly board meetings. This position is an interim position that will work directly with the Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
Click here for a more detailed job description.