TOPIC: VOLUNTEERING (88)
Arm-In-Arm Volunteers (AIAV)https://www.arminarmvolunteers.org
Arm-In-Arm volunteers is a provider of responsible, safe and effective volunteer opportunities in developing countries at very reasonable rates. These opportunities are suitable for anyone interested in cross-cultural experience, international development and volunteer vacations. AIAV offers quality pre-departure and in-country services to all participants.
Everydayhero is an online service that empowers people to see what they really give to the causes they love. While crowdfunding sites allow groups of fundraisers to donate to causes and projects with ease, everydayhero recognizes that giving isn’t just about money — it encompasses all the effort, voice, and community activity that goes into supporting a cause, to allow users to see the full picture of their giving activities. Everydayhero is part of the third wave of giving, which centers around the quantification and aggregation of people’s activities across services and social platforms.
Fcancer is a collaborative movement for the young to join in the fight against cancer. The mission is to build an online community and people who are ready and able to donate their time and specific skills to cancer initiatives.
Eco Volunteer UP in Ecuadorhttp://www.volunteer-ecuador.org
Eco Volunteer UP main mission is to develop a program offering to social, educational and environmental volunteer work and an opportunity of taking part in a cultural exchange in Ecuador, improving and helping the lives of others, especially those most in need.
The Bamboo Project was founded in 2013 to support ongoing community, animal, environment and teaching projects across Thailand. Through the supply of volunteers and funding, Bamboo works with NGO’s and community based organisations to help start, maintain and complete work that is already established. All of the projects that we support are designed to be sustainable and must show that communities and individuals are receiving the necessary tools to carry on the work once the start-up has been completed.
Volunteer Nepal National Group (Volnepal, VNNG) is a local, independent, non-profit organization. VNNG was founded in 2000 and registered with the Chief District Administration Office and the Social Welfare Council, Kathmandu in 2004.
VNNG was created to implement new initiatives and platforms that could better answer the need for communication between volunteers and community groups with NGOs operating both locally and internationally.
Nepal Reliance Organizationhttp://www.nepal-reliance.org
Nepal Reliance Organisation (NRO) is non-profit organization affiliated with the Social Welfare Council and managed by women. NRO offers unique and personally fulfilling volunteer and internship opportunities in the communities of Nepal providing personal homestays. NRO provides volunteers with high quality, safe, and affordable opportunities in Nepal.
MLK Day of Servicehttp://mlkday.gov/index.php
Each year, Americans across the country answer that question by coming together on the King Holiday to serve their neighbors and communities.
The MLK Day of Service is a part of United We Serve, the President's national call to service initiative. It calls for Americans from all walks of life to work together to provide solutions to our most pressing national problems.
Volunteering India provides the safest Gap Year, volunteering and internship opportunities in three different regions in India: Delhi, Dharamsala and South India. Programs cover teaching, orphanage and childcare, working with street children, medical volunteering, women empowerment as well as dental and medical internship opportunities.
Zero Bound is a web-based platform for students and alumni to reduce student loan debt through sponsored volunteerism. Students and alumni crowdfund their student loans in exchange for volunteering in the community.
AARP Experience Corpshttp://www.aarp.org/experience-corps
AARP Experience Corps, an award-winning national program, engages people 50-plus in meeting their community's greatest challenges. Two thousand AARP Experience Corps volunteer members tutor and mentor in 19 cities across the country, providing literacy coaching, homework help, consistent role models and committed, caring attention
Me to Wehttp://www.metowe.com
Me to We is an innovative social enterprise that provides people with better choices for a better world. We offer socially conscious and environmentally friendly products as well as life-changing experiences. Me to We measures the bottom line, not by dollars earned, but by the number of lives changed and the positive social and environmental impact made. Half of Me to We’s net profit is donated to Free The Children. The other half is reinvested to grow the enterprise and its social mission.
Your Cause Or Minehttp://www.yourcauseormine.com/default.aspx
YourCauseOrMine is an online community that matches members based on their location, stated interests, and site activity (patent pending) and provides a freemium platform for individuals or groups to meet, connect, and volunteer together. Members identify their involvement in or concern for various causes, search for profile matches with other members, create groups based on causes, and make plans to volunteer at or attend local cause-related events.
National Conference on Volunteering and Servicehttp://www.volunteeringandservice.org
Points of Light's annual Conference provides attendees an opportunity to learn, connect and be inspired through a wide range of exciting and informative plenary sessions, forums, workshops, special events, service project, exhibits, specialized tracks and more.
Points of Lighthttp://www.pointsoflight.org
Points of Light — the world's largest organization dedicated to volunteer service — mobilizes millions of people to take action that is changing the world. Through affiliates in 250 cities and partnerships with thousands of nonprofits and corporations, Points of Light engages more than four million volunteers in 30 million hours of service each year. We put people at the center of change