Author Topic: Volunteer Feature Writers Wanted (Greater Toronto Area)  (Read 1176 times)

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Volunteer Feature Writers Wanted (Greater Toronto Area)
« on: July 06, 2012, 07:49:51 PM »
Are you a new writer trying to build your portfolio?  Or maybe writing is your hobby.  Consider volunteering for Good News Toronto as a feature writer and spreading good news.

A little about us:
Good News Toronto is a print and online newspaper and is an advocate and resource for community building in the city of Toronto. By profiling the many diverse, creative, and compassionate people who contribute to the city, the goal of Good News Toronto is to change perceptions of Toronto and to affect its social, environmental, and economic life in a positive way. Good News Toronto has no political or religious affiliation and is a not-for-profit endeavour.  Visit our website at

What we're looking for:
Good News Toronto is looking for volunteer feature writers to profile local heroes.  Responsibilities include:  Interviewing, light research, writing hero feature profiles around 600 words, assist in arranging for photos for your piece.  Visit to read some hero profiles. 

If you're interested:
-- Email us your resume or a few paragraphs describing your journalism and/or writing experience.
-- If you have writing samples please attach a few to your email or include a link to a website or blog where we can read some of your writing.
-- Please state your availability. Good News Toronto comes out monthly, so let us know if you are available to contribute monthly, bi-monthly, etc.
-- Subject of your email should be: FEATURE WRITER
-- Send email to