Volunteer Opportunity
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Volunteer at start-up nonprofit serving NGOs in the Global South (this is an unpaid, pro-bono position)

Remote, Volunteer must be in United States

Details

Schedule:Weekends
Time Commitment:A few hours
Recurrence:One time only

Description

Be part of the growing movement of skilled volunteers lending their expertise to social entrepreneurs in low- and middle-income countries. S.E.V.A. Travelers (Skilled ۞ Experienced ۞ Volunteers ۞ Abroad) is seeking a volunteer to help launch our new nonprofit organization. This is an unpaid volunteer position for now, but once we raise some funds we plan to convert to a paid stipend.

Responsibilities

  • Build the new website
  • Create database of skilled volunteers and nonprofits in the Global South
  • Research great nonprofits in popular tourist destinations in Asia, Latin America and Africa
  • Help the NGOs to identify potential projects for pro-bono consultants
  • Reach out to prospective skilled volunteers about the opportunity to be of service abroad

Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail (ability to set up spreadsheets and trackers)
  • Familiarity with website building templates (e.g. WordPress)
  • Commitment to building NGO capacity and voluntourism in the developing world
  • Experience with social media (design, marketing, posting) a plus!

In exchange for your volunteer services, you will have the opportunity to learn about fundraising, nonprofit management, and the social sector in low- and middle-income countries. 

Be part of the growing movement of skilled volunteers lending their expertise to social entrepreneurs in low- and middle-income countries. S.E.V.A. Travelers (Skilled ۞ Experienced ۞ Volunteers ۞ Abroad) is seeking a volunteer to help launch our…

Location

Remote
Volunteer must be in United States
Associated Location
1118 Park Hills Road, Berkeley, CA 94708, United States

How to Apply

Please email your resume and brief description of what interests you about this volunteer opportunity in your email to morryhermon@gmail.com (will soon have my @sevatravelers.org email address for official nonprofit business :)


Or send me a message via LinkedIn.

Thanks!

Morry

Morry Rao Hermón, MPA-URP, CRFE

Berkeley California

Email: morryhermon@gmail.com

Connect with me on LinkedIn

Co-Founder & Executive Director, SEVA Travelers

Fulbright US Senior Scholar to India (2020-2024)

Please email your resume and brief description of what interests you about this volunteer opportunity in your email to morryhermon@gmail.com (will soon have my @sevatravelers.org…

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