People volunteer for various reasons – they feel good about working for a cause close to their heart; they have a sense of achievement having contributed something beneficial to the community; they make new friends with common interests; they feel happier, healthier and useful; they feel mentally stimulated and volunteering provides a sense of purpose… Continue reading A Marathon for a Cause!
Skill based volunteering enables organisations to increase the efficacy and amplify the impact of their work. Volunteers helps NGOs using their professional skills primarily in:
c) Human Resources
iVolunteer has also offers specific models to promote Pro Bono and Skills Based Volunteering. Please check these here:
- Skill Marathons: a unique 'Done in a Day' model of volunteer engagement, where multiple volunteers and organisations work simultaneously skill needs of NGOs.
- Pro Bono Week: join thousands of volunteers and enthusiasts across the globe in offering pro bono projects and celebrating probono services in the week of October every year.
Entrepreneurs, home makers, working professional and students looking to power social change, begin your skills based volunteering by checking our projects listed here or just contact the nearest iVolunteer Centre. Non-Profits and social enterprises interested in strategically engaging skilled volunteers can connect with us on info@iVolunteer.in
Upcoming Skill Based Volunteering Projects
With a zeal to look into the school lives of tiny tots in the muddy lanes of hingalganj, we went en-route to the place by iVolunteer The journey started, almost everyone unknown to each other. The Volunteers varied from a 60 yr old aged woman to 10 yr old small kid, everyone enthusiastic enough to… Continue reading What Volunteering in Rural Sunderban taught me! – Mohanee Dammu
Volunteering is an art of giving wherein persons share their contributions to benefit the sections that require it most. Today, we are going to introduce you to our valiant finalist in Volunteer Hero category of the iVolunteer Awards 2019, who has shuddered each root of obstacle to support the joys of others, Rajarshi Debnath. “I… Continue reading When there is a Will, there is Way!