TOPIC: VOLUNTEERING (60)
Youth Challenge International (YCI)http://www.yci.org
Youth Challenge International is a leading global youth development organization that promotes youth innovation to drive positive change. YCI engages youth in creating solutions to the challenges they face, incorporating youth development, volunteerism, partnership, and equity into all that we do. YCI's volunteer projects are currently located in Tanzania, Ghana, Guyana, Costa Rica and Guatemala
FREE the NEEDhttp://www.freetheneed.org/index.html
FREE the NEED was founded on the idea that there is enough of what people need to go around. By collecting surplus, volunteers have been able to 'free the need' of the basic necessities for thousands of families. With these needs met, families can put their energy into pursuing a better life, getting an education, giving something better to their children, fulfilling their potential in a country that encourages them to dream.
Amara gives individuals, communities, and larger organizations the power to overcome accessibility and language barriers for online video. The tools are free and open source and make the work of subtitling and translating video simpler, more appealing, and, most of all, more collaborative.
ReServe is an innovative nonprofit that matches continuing professionals age 55+ (ReServists) with organizations that need their expertise. Nonprofits and public agencies (Partners) can tap into a lifetime of experience to fill crucial staffing gaps at affordable rates. ReServists can do great things for their communities while they put their professional expertise to work on part-time service projects, in exchange for a modest hourly stipend.
All for Goodhttp://www.allforgood.org
All for Good's mission is to facilitate volunteerism and community service. To meet that goal, we have developed a custom volunteer opportunity oriented search engine that is powered by the largest database of volunteer opportunities on the Internet.
Children and Youth Firsthttp://www.cyfnepal.org
A non-governmental organization established by idealistic and like-minded youth volunteers from the urban Kathmandu periphery, we are a highly responsible and motivated group of action and results-oriented individuals from varied socioeconomic backgrounds. Consistent voluntary work beginning during our own school years and continuing through to this day as dedicated young adults has led us to decide to continue our mission in vigorously striving for social causes affecting the less fortunate around us.
Habitat for Humanityhttp://www.habitat.org
We are a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a decent, safe and affordable place to live. We build with people in need regardless of race or religion. We welcome volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds.
Voluntourism blends volunteering efforts with traveling abroad, and as long as people have traveled, they have helped along their way. In many cases, people are combining volunteering projects with personal traveling before, or afterwards. The result is a very deep look at a very different culture.
Global Volunteers engages short-term volunteers on long-term development projects to create, nurture and sustain the wellbeing of the world's children - so they can realize the full promise of their human potential. Founded in 1984, Global Volunteers is a private, non-profit (501C-3) tax-exempt organization in consultative status with the United Nations working at the invitation and under the direction of local leaders to deliver the 12 Essential Services to partner communities in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America and the South Pacific.
Indicorps is a non-partisan, non-religious, non-profit organization with its India operations based out of Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Indicorps’ objectives are multifold: providing Indians from all over the world with a channel to reconnect with India and with the means to contribute to its development, while fostering a new generation of socially-conscious global leaders.
Volunteering England is an independent charity and membership organisation, committed to supporting, enabling and celebrating volunteering in all its diversity. Our work links policy, research, innovation, good practice and programme management in the involvement of volunteers.
Volunteer Development Scotlandhttp://www.vds.org.uk
As Scotland's Centre for Excellence in volunteering, Volunteer Development Scotland leads the way in informing and modernising approaches to volunteering policy, enhancing practice and improving the quality of the volunteering experience for the people of Scotland.
ICVolunteers (International Communications Volunteers)http://www.icvolunteers.org
ICVolunteers (International Communications Volunteers) is an international non-profit organization specialized in the field of communications, in particular languages, communication technologies and conference support.
The Andalusian Platform of Volunteeringhttp://www.voluntariadoandaluz.org
The Plataforma Andaluza de Voluntariado, PAV (The Andalusian platform of volunteering) is a non profit, non-denominational and apolitical NGO (non-governmental organization). The PAV is composed of different networks of volunteering all over Andalusia (region in South Spain). More than one hundred associations and entities of different fields make up these networks.