Economic Development and Microfinance Volunteer

Published

04/10/2018

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

Calle Mayta Capac 1325
Rio Seco, El Porvenir
Trujillo
LAL
00000
Peru

Description

The Economic Development Programme at SKIP works with families living in poverty to offer microfinance opportunities to stabalise their income and improve living conditions.

Economic Development Volunteers provide families with the opportunity to develop their artisanal and business skills in order to pursue their goals. Its current project portfolio includes:

  • Microcredit programme - issuing small loans and business consulting to current or potential business owners
  • Handicraft workshops, including jewelry-making, sewing and knitting
  • Business education workshops, one-on-one business consulting

You can find out more on our website: www.skipperu.org

Fee Required

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteering@skipperu.org
http://www.skipperu.org

We are happy to facilitate student placements for course credit.

If you are ready to take the next step - download an application form here

Feel free to email volunteering@skipperu.org with any questions


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