Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
27 Far West Street
Cornerstone Foundation is a small, dynamic community development NGO located in San Ignacio on the Western border of Belize in Central America. There is an ongoing need for volunteers to fundraise within the local community as well as worldwide. Projects include organizing community fundraising activities, promoting current activities and programs, liaising with local businesses for regular donations, producing an email newsletter, communicating with colleges and universities worldwide to promote our volunteer opportunities, canvassing for donations from Belizean residents, and seeking donations from Belizeans living abroad.
To learn more about Cornerstone Foundation’s work, please see our website at http://www.cornerstonefoundationbelize.org/about_us/ .
Cornerstone provides accommodations (dorm style), a hot home cooked Belizean midday meal on work days, orientations (volunteer, house, cultural, and office), staff direction, and office space (including basic equipment and supplies).
This position is for a minimum of one month. Volunteers contribute financially to Cornerstone Foundation and must have travel health insurance. Please review the FAQ page which includes a packing list, possible expenses, health information and much more at http://www.cornerstonefoundationbelize.org/volunteering/faq.html
Cornerstone’s office and housing are both located in San Ignacio in the Cayo District of Belize (11 miles from Guatemala). Applicants must be 18 years or older. Students, retirees, and other adults are welcome to apply.
How To Apply
Please see our application online at http://www.cornerstonefoundationbelize.org/volunteering/programs.html . Please indicate which program you want to apply for on the application form. Please send any questions or inquiries to email@example.com