Volunteers Needed

The U.S. Backgammon Federation is a member-run organization staffed primarily by volunteers. We invite you to donate your time and expertise by volunteering. Contact us at info@usbgf.org and let us know how you can help.

Priority areas for assistance include:

  • Computer programmers skilled in PHP, OOD and MySQL to assist with enhancements to the USBGF ratings and stats system and other website development.
  • WordPress Administration or software development.
  • Fund raiser with development officer experience.
  • Director of Advertising to solicit ads for PrimeTime Backgammon magazine and website
  • Writers for the PrimeTime Backgammon electronic magazine.
  • Top-level players to play 5-point recorded matches with new members.
  • Top-level players/instructors to provide complimentary lessons to Founding Sponsors.
  • Mentors for new beginner-level members.
  • Accounting/finance expertise to oversee preparation of financial reports, working with our accounting manager.
  • Data entry of tournament results.
  • Recording matches of top-level players and data entry of recorded matches in eXtreme Gammon software.
  • Assisting with U-streaming matches of tournament finals.
  • Staffing for USBGF tournament desk, membership desk, and/or Gear Depot boutique selling USBGF merchandise at tournaments, and managing online tournaments.
  • Photography for use on website and PrimeTime Backgammon magazine articles.
  • Video production and/or reviewing/recommending videos for posting on website.
  • Graphic design and producing brochures.
  • Writing ads and promotional material.
  • Formatting articles for publication in PrimeTime Backgammon using Adobe Creative Suite software.