Get Involved

WE’RE LOOKING FOR SOME VOLUNTEERS WITH SKILLS.  

Hollaback! Jakarta! wants you to join the team. Volunteers are expected to demonstrate an interest in social & gender justice. Benefits to becoming a volunteer? You’ll be part of a team of like-minded folks who want to make public space in Jakarta safe for everyone! Read the descriptions below, and then check out our page on INDORELAWAN to sign up!

Street Outreach Team – to assist in raising awareness about street harassment and bystander intervention by flyering and talking to people in a different neighborhood or campus once each month.

Skills Needed:

  • Willing to use public transportation
  • Knows Jakarta very well (or a part of Jakarta well, we know it’s a big place)
  • Willingness to pickup flyers and postcards in person at a centralized location (or arrange a motorbike courier to pick it up)
  • Strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Interest in creative/fun ways to boost awareness
  • Strong communication and people skills

Youth Ambassadors  – to assist in spreading the message of Hollaback! at schools/campuses and other youth organizations. We need more young people in our movement! This can be through holding short presentations and discussions about Hollback! and street harassment.

Requirements/Skills Needed:

  • Strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong communication and peopleskills

Social Media & Infographic Squad – to assist in creating bada$s content

  • Design skills
  • Research skills (we need data to back up our message!)
  • Social media aware (engaged in social media, following trends, able to keep up with content from other Hollback! Sites and adapt messages for Jakarta)

Translators – We have A LOT of awesome content, resources and reports about street harassment, but they are in English. We want more people to have access to it.

  • Advanced/Fluent in English and Indonesian
  • Strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Research skills – to find the appropriate translation of specific terminology

 

Only got five minutes? Here’s what you can do to help:

  • Share the love. The more people out there that know we exist, the quicker street harassment will end. Invite your friends to follow our social media accounts. Share a link to our website. Share our posts.
  • Do you or someone you know have a story about street harassment? Share it on our site.
  • Write your own posts on social media using the hashtag #lawanpelecehan

Got a little more time?

  • Everyday is a HOLLAday. So much of what we do is about getting the word out. Spread the HOLLAlove around at your next get-together!
  • Send us a video of you telling your street harassment story.

Got a lot more time?

  • Don’t live in Jakarta and wish their was a Hollaback! in your town or campus? Launch a Hollaback! in your town! Come on, Yogya, Surabaya, Denpasar, Padang, Bandung, Labuan Bajo, Ternate, we’re talking to you!
  • Guest blogging. Got a smart, sassy opinion about street harassment? Let it be heard! Email us your blog post and we’ll post it on the site (in English or Indonesian!).
  • Got any other kinds of skills? Are you part of another organization and want to collaborate? We need you. We are entirely volunteer run and need all the help we can get. Event planners, artists, graphic designers, DJs and VJs, grantwriters, we need you one and all. We’ll figure something out! #gerakbersama, send us an email: [email protected]
  • Write a song. Or poem or skit, or paint a picture. If you have a piece of art relating to street harassment/feminism/equal rights, we’d love for you to share it!

This post is also available in: Indonesian