Africa Online Volunteering Service
Africa Online Volunteering Service is a not for profit organization that provides a platform to connect offsite volunteers with organizations in Africa. Our Mission is to bridge the gap between people and groups interested in Africa’s development and charity organizations and initiatives for the African people. By the use of a computer and an internet connection screened organizations can post realistic volunteer opportunities for free and individuals can volunteer for these organizations. Our objective is to provide a convenient platform and conditions for the best virtual volunteering experience and making impact in Africa.
The opportunities made available includes :
editing or writing proposals, press releases, newsletter articles, etc.
online tutoring or e-mentoring
creating web pages
designing a database
providing legal, business, medical, agricultural or any other expertise
editing a video
managing other online volunteers.
Benefits for volunteers are:
· Network with passionate volunteers from all over the world.
· Contribute to the efforts of charities in Africa.
· Gain experience from flexible and realistic tasks.
· Get access to a wide variety of opportunities.
· A certificate of recognition from AOVS and the host organization.
“If our hope of building a better and safer world are to become more than wishful thinking, we will need the engagement of volunteers more than ever.” Kofi Annan.
Fields of Interest.
- Gender equality.
- Women empowerment
- Development advocacy and strategies
- Governance and human rights
- Income generation and employment
- Girls Education
- Youth empowerment
- Food and agriculture