The volunteer program of Cultivating Our Sisterhood International Association, Inc. (COSIA) is designed to promote sisterhood, encourage team-building, and provide nonprofit leadership experience for women age 18 and older. We also provide volunteer services to other 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations whose programs benefit women and youth from underserved communities.

To view current volunteer opportunities, please view the list below. Please note that all volunteer positions with Cultivating Our Sisterhood International Association, Inc. (COSIA) require membership unless otherwise noted, and all volunteers must sign and submit a release and waiver of liability form. To explore our paid and complimentary membership options, click HERE or visit

There are two types of volunteer service options with Cultivating Our Sisterhood International Association, Inc. These include standing committee service within the organization and general volunteer opportunities with our annual charity beneficiary and/or other 501(c)(3) organizations though the community and international outreach committee.

Fundraising and Outreach Committee

Do you have a passion for service? Are you a good fundraiser, organizer, manager, or marketer? Help us to expand our reach and build relationships with nonprofit organizations serving the needs of women and youth from underserved communities. E-mail to learn more.

Audit and Finance Committee

Are you an expert in accounting and/or finance? Would you be interested in developing your skills while serving on the board of directors of a women's nonprofit organization? Contact Deni Taveras at to learn more.

Events and Professional Development Activities Committee

Are you interested in planning events? We have opportunities available in New York, NY and Seattle, WA. To learn more, e-mail Jenifer Lee-Gonyea at or Roselyn Barranda at for New York-based events or contact Christa Peterson at for Seattle-based events.

Membership and Diversity Committee

We need people who love people. Would you love to attend our seminars and networking events and share information about COSIA? Would you be interested in helping us to spread the word about the organization through social networking and/or distributing flyers? If so, e-mail Jennifer Hernandez at

Publications Committee

Are you a writer, editor, or poet? Do you have an interesting story of empowerment and/or encouragement that you would like to share. Join our publications committee. Just e-mail Sonia Russell at