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Featured Opportunities

Specially Abled People

CF1396 – Youth Employability Training Volunteer

Are you looking to teach skills that make specially-abled youth job-ready?

If yes, Samarthanam Trust is looking for you!

Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled is a non-profit engaged in empowering persons with disabilities and distress in socio-economic-cultural fronts through its various initiatives on Education, Livelihood, Environment, Health & Nutrition, Sports, Culture and Rehabilitation.

They need a volunteer who can teach their specially-abled beneficiaries about Soft skills, English communication, Presentation skills, or impart knowledge on different domains like Retail, BFSI (Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance) or IT. The volunteer can choose to train the young beneficiaries on any of the mentioned skills or sectors and help them apply for jobs in those sectors. Relevant reading material will be provided to the volunteer by the NGO.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

2 hours per week

Ghorpadi, Pune

Samarthanam Pune

Health & Medicine

CF1395 – Menstrual Hygiene Awareness Volunteer

Would you like to help an NGO spread awareness on menstrual hygiene?

If yes, Safe N’ Happy Periods is looking for you!

Safe N’ Happy Periods create awareness about different aspects of menstruation for adolescent girls and women. This is achieved by talks and workshops designed and delivered, primarily to adolescent girls and women of different age groups. In addition, they touch all those who are part of the Menstrual Ecosystem (i.e. Female teachers, Civic authorities, Schools, Rag Pickers, etc.)

The NGO is celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Management Week till 28 May 2019. They would be organizing Period Awareness Drive at Vashi and Belapur Railway Stations from 23rd to 28th May, 9:00 am to 11:00 am. They need volunteers to help them spread awareness on menstrual hygiene during the drive.

Join us to make a difference!

23rd May 2019 - 28th May 2019

2 hours per day

Belapur, Navi Mumbai, Vashi

SafeNHappy Periods

Animals

CF1392 – Animal Welfare Workshops Volunteer

Would you like to conduct workshops for the cause of animal welfare?

If yes, then World for All is looking for you!

World For All – Animal Care & Adoptions is a Mumbai-based animal welfare organisation, that has revolutionised the model of stray animal adoptions. Apart from adoptions, the NGO also conducts rescues and sterilisations of the stray animal population.

They need volunteers who have basic knowledge on Animal Welfare (NGO can teach them as well) to go to schools, colleges, universities, societies, slums – as per project, and conduct workshops on specific topics related to the same. The volunteers will be guided and instructed by the NGO. They should ideally have a teaching background, and be able to address groups – large or small. The person will also be expected to get leads on schools, colleges where they can go and conduct such workshops.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

6 hours per week

Andheri East, Multiple, Mumbai

World For All

Community Development

CF1387 – Life Skills Mentor

Are you looking to mentor youth by teaching them critical life skills?

Mentor Together is a non-profit organization that has pioneered the youth mentoring movement in India. Their mission is to provide empowering one-to-one mentoring relationships that help young people from backgrounds of social and economic disadvantage break the inequality of opportunity.

They are recruiting volunteer mentors for their program in Gurugram, Delhi and Noida.
They need volunteers who are willing to mentor youth from low-income backgrounds, studying in government high schools, through 1:1 meetings for a one-year period using curriculum provided my Mentor Together, on critical life-skills. Mentors travel to mentee locations for meetings, up to 2-3 times in a month. Mentors and mentees can fix their own meetings in their free times.
For Gurgaon, mentors will travel to places in and around Sector 45. The mentees go to a low-income private school called Rao Ram Singh Public School. For Delhi & Noida, mentors will travel to places in and around Madavali (Near Talaab Park), West Vinod Nagar & Patparganj. Students are from government schools in these neighbourhoods

Mentor Together will provide initial and on-going training and a curriculum to help you structure your mentorship.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

3 hours per month

Delhi, Gurugram, Noida

Mentor Together Delhi

Health & Medicine

CF1382 – Communications Volunteer

Do you have a flair for communication in English?

If yes, Medscape India is looking for you!

Aryan Medical & Educational Trust (Medscape India)’s objective is to provide the best quality medical facilities to the needy and upliftment of the society. Aryan Medical and Educational Trust works to bring development in health, sports, education, medicine, culture and other social welfare areas. Its initiatives are concentrated on spreading awareness about social, health and medical developments

They need a volunteer with excellent verbal and written communication skills to help them in drafting mails, letters and other documents for correspondence and interacting with stakeholders. Please note that this opportunity is open for female volunteers only.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

6 hours per week

Andheri West, Mumbai

Aryan Medical and Educational Trust (Medscape India)

Health & Medicine

CF1383- Graphic Designing Volunteer

Would you like to help an NGO design their creatives?

If yes, Medscape India is looking for you!

Aryan Medical & Educational Trust (Medscape India)’s objective is to provide the best quality medical facilities to the needy and upliftment of the society. Aryan Medical and Educational Trust works to bring development in health, sports, education, medicine, culture and other social welfare areas. Its initiatives are concentrated on spreading awareness about social, health and medical developments

They need a volunteer to design creatives and collaterals of their programs and activities for promotional purposes. The volunteer must have proficiency in a few commonly used graphic designing and photo editing softwares.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

10 hours per week

Andheri West, Mumbai

Aryan Medical and Educational Trust (Medscape India)

Health & Medicine

CF1369 – Wishmaker Volunteer

Are you looking to identify and fulfil the wishes of children?

If yes, Make-A-Wish Foundation is looking for you!

Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

They are looking for a volunteer who can visit hospitals in Pune, talk to the children and help them in identifying and granting the wishes of children.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

4 hours per week

Kothrud, Pune

Make-A-Wish Foundation of India

Education & Literacy

CF1248 – Curriculum Assistance Volunteer

Are you experienced in writing?

If yes, Gyanada Foundation is looking for you! 

The Gyanada Foundation is an educational non-profit that works to create better opportunities for Indian girls from disadvantaged backgrounds.

As part of their Computer Science Program, they are looking for volunteers who can assist with the content creation and development based on the coursework.

Be a part of ConnectFor volunteering community and make an impact in the life of others.

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

2 hours/week

Mumbai, Nariman Point, Remote

The Gyanada Foundation

Health & Medicine

CF1207 – Event Planning Volunteer

Are you looking to Volunteer?

The Unicorn Xpress Foundation is looking for you! They work for oral & cancer health awareness campaign for underprivileged women & kids.

They are looking for volunteers to assist in curation and planning for fundraiser events and plans.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

2-3 hours per day

Mumbai

The Unicorn Xpress Foundation

Community Development

CF1191 – Design Volunteer

Do you have a background in architecture design?

If yes, YUVA is looking for you!

Youth for Unity and Voluntary Action (YUVA) is a voluntary development organisation committed to enabling vulnerable groups to access their rights and address human rights violations. The organisational practice is anchored in the belief that by strengthening the capacities of communities they can be empowered to respond effectively to local development issues.

They are looking for volunteering with an design background, who can help produce visual outputs for a research study. The outputs are of varying nature, including maps, graphics, layouts, posters, leaflets, booklets, etc. The focus will be on achieving an interactive design which can encourage engagement with content.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

2-3 hours per day

Navi Mumbai, Panvel

YUVA India

Community Development

CF1189 – Legal Guidance Volunteer

Do you have a law-background can guide the NGO to analyse policies?

If yes, YUVA is looking for you!

Youth for Unity and Voluntary Action (YUVA) is a voluntary development organisation committed to enabling vulnerable groups to access their rights and address human rights violations. The organisational practice is anchored in the belief that by strengthening the capacities of communities they can be empowered to respond effectively to local development issues

They are looking for volunteers with a law-background (preferably a III or IV year law student, lawyers can also apply) Volunteers that can help analyse policies on housing-related to Navi Mumbai and prepare required documentation on the same. Volunteers will need to be based out of Navi Mumbai and Panvel.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

2-3 hours per day

Navi Mumbai, Panvel

YUVA India

Community Development

CF1177 – Documentation Volunteer

Are you looking to help an NGO out with your writing/research skills?

If yes, The Healing Dove Foundation is looking for volunteers like you.

The Healing Dove Foundation is a not for profit organization, founded by a dedicated team of young professionals, working towards rehabilitating the most marginalized youth groups in Mumbai – currently, they are working with delinquents and the LGBTQ community.

They are looking for volunteers to assist them with documentation and research work, which will include writing proposals and annual reports, content writing for our website, writing letters of intent with our skill partners, drafting MOUs etc.

Be a part of ConnectFor volunteering community and help The Healing Dove make an impact in the life of these communities.

November, 2018 - April, 2019

2-3 hours/week

Mumbai, Remote

Healing Dove Foundation

Health & Medicine

CF1165 – Guitarist/Percussionist Volunteer

Are you a Guitarist or Percussionist?

If yes, Artscape is looking for you!

Artscape is a Non-Profit Organisation which works in the area of mental wellness. They provide a platform for individuals to creatively engage & express their emotions therapeutically through their group expressive art therapy sessions using music, movement and meditation to enable physical, emotional, social & psychological well being.

Artscape requires percussionists or a guitarist to help co-facilitate these expressive art therapy sessions along with the facilitator based on a pre-decided lesson plan.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

2 hours per session

Chembur, Mumbai, Parel, Worli

Artscape Foundation

Environment

CF1047 – Animation Volunteer

Can you create awareness on traffic issues with your animation skills?

If yes, Save Green is looking for you!

Save Green is an organisation that works to protect the environment and educate people about the environment. They undertake various activities such as protecting and planting trees, creating awareness about diseases (like dengue), civic issues and traffic.

They are looking for volunteers who can create animation videos for traffic awareness. The videos should cover multiple aspects like the gravity of the issue, the problems arising by increasing traffic, the ways to address these problems, etc. The volunteer can choose to work remotely for this opportunity and does not have to physically travel to any location.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

4 hours per week

Bengaluru, Remote

Save Green Bengaluru

Education & Literacy

CF1038 – Teacher Volunteer

Can you commit to teaching children daily?
If yes, Hamara Footpath is looking for you!
Hamara Footpath’s activities are directed at helping our street children, deprived of their childhood, to find love, caring, encouragement, and support in reclaiming their childhood.

They are looking for volunteers who can teach basic English and Maths at pre-primary and primary levels.

Monday
Nursery – 11:30 to 12:30, 5th grade – 1 to 2, Jr. Kg – 3:30 to 4:30 , 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade – 6 to 7

Tuesday
7th grade – 1 to 2, Sr. Kg. – 3:30 to 4:30, 1st grade – 5 to 6, 4th grade – 6 to 7

Wednesday
6th grade – 1 to 2, Jr. Kg – 3:30 to 4:30,1st, 2nd and 3rd grade – 6 to 7

Friday
Nursery – 11:30 to 12:30, 7th grade – 1 to 2, Sr. Kg – 3:30 to 4:30, 4th grade – 6 to 7

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

4 times for 1 hour/weekdays

Mumbai, Other

Hamara Footpath

Education & Literacy

CF1019 – Jewellery Design Volunteer

Do you have an eye for design?

If yes, Light of Life Trust is looking for you!

Light of Life Trust is a non-profit NGO established with a vision to transform the lives of underprivileged rural communities in India. It aims to empower rural communities through an integrated model of education, skill training programmes, and health care.

They are looking for a Jewellery Design Mentor Volunteer with experience in Marketing who can guide their beneficiaries create aesthetic products like Fashion jewellery, etc.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

Anyday, between 10 am to 2 pm

Mumbai, Worli

Light of Life Trust

Community Development

CF1015 – The Community Connect Fellowship (CCF)

The Blue Ribbon Movement (BRM) is a hybrid social organization that creates and nurtures young social leaders. BRM’s expertise lies in designing and delivering leadership programs for young people across borders and on different scales, thus being committed to leadership development.

The Community Connect Fellowship is a 5-month leadership development program empowering youth to be active citizens through service learning. These young individuals bridge the gap between the government and citizens. It includes skill-building sessions, constructive dialogue, and awareness activities

They are looking for young people who would want to join this part-time fellowship.

April 2019 - August 2019

Approximately 4 hours/ weekend, 5 months

Mumbai

The Blue Ribbon Movement

Children & Youth

CF0958 – Computer Teacher Volunteer

Are you experienced in teaching computers?

If yes, TKF is looking for you!

The Kanchan Foundation is an organization based out of Navi Mumbai and works with children in education, women and livelihood. They run an after-school learning centre for the children and train women in various skills to generate the livelihood.

They require volunteers with a background in teaching and computers to conduct sessions for their beneficiaries.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until completion of project

3 hours/Mon-Sat (mornings: 9 am to 12 noon & (evenings: 2 pm to 5 pm)

Navi Mumbai, Vashi

The Kanchan Foundation

Health & Medicine

CF0956 – Counsellor Volunteer

Are you experience and looking to gain real-world experience in Counselling?

If yes, Artscape is looking for you!

Artscape is a Non-Profit Organisation which works in the area of mental wellness. They provide a platform for individuals to creatively engage & express their emotions therapeutically through their group expressive art therapy sessions using music, movement and meditation to enable physical, emotional, social & psychological well being.

They are looking for volunteers who are experienced in counselling and can be responsible for meeting with cancer patients/caregiver and children from an underprivileged background to discuss their emotional, mental or lifestyle issues. Volunteers will be required to identify needs and develop a structured programme to address those needs using creative, expressive arts therapy. Also, brainstorm with the core team to improvise and strengthen the current programme. Develop indicators to measure the success of the programme and implement the monitoring and evaluation system. Create processes and guidelines for beneficiary interaction and reporting. Liaise with doctors & hospital staff to understand their needs and feedback of the therapy sessions.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

8-15 hrs/week

Andheri West, Mumbai

Artscape Foundation

Health & Medicine

CF0955 – Graphic Designer Volunteer

Are you looking to help an NGO in either writing or graphic design?

Artscape is a Non-Profit Organisation which works in the area of mental wellness. They provide a platform for individuals to creatively engage & express their emotions therapeutically through their group expressive art therapy sessions using music, movement and meditation to enable physical, emotional, social & psychological well being.

They require a volunteer who is experienced in Graphic Design to create marketing collaterals for the organisation and team profiles, One & two pagers, Brochure, Fundraising presentation and annual report. Volunteers will be expected to understand the organisation well and develop collaterals which are persuasive, smart, creative and easy to understand.

Join us to make a difference!

Immediate - Until Completion of Project

8-15 hrs/week

Andheri West, Mumbai

Artscape Foundation