With a firm belief in leveraging the best of volunteering expertise for India and to connect Indian volunteering to the world, iVolunteer has developed a strong network with volunteer serving organisations in 40+ countries. It represents India at 3 global volunteering forums:
Points of Light (www.pointsoflight.org) - is the world’s largest organisation dedicated to volunteer service. iVolunteer serves as its Indian affiliate findng global volunteers and vompanies to partner and volunteer with credible NGOs in india. Through its partnership with Points of Light, iVolunteer also brings global knowledge and developments in volutneering to India and helps shape the global discussions by highlighting volunteering in India at global platforms like Conference of Volunteering & Service - the world’s largest convening of volunteering organisations and professionals - iVolunteer has been presenting sessions for last 5 years consecutively. Shalabh Sahai, co-Founder & Director of iVolunteer, also serves as a Network Assembly Leader with Points of Light.
Global Pro Bono Network (GPBN)- World’s leading network of pro bono service providers across 30+ countries and 6 continents that supports civic engagement for positive social impacts to communities. iVolunteer is an active member of the GPBN and hosted the 6th Global Pro Bono Summit in February 2018 in Mumbai. Shalabh Sahai, co-Founder & Director of iVolunteer, is a member of Global Council - the governing body for GPBN elected by its members. At the GC, he chairs the Membership and Finance functions.
IAVE (www.iave.org) - serves as a global voice for volunteering, working closely with the United Nations, international NGOs and global companies to call attention to the strategic importance of volunteering. iVolunteer is a member of IAVE and the only one listed from India as listed amongst National Volunteer Centres. Shalabh Sahai, co-Founder & Director, represents iVolunteer at IAVE National Leaders Network.
iVolunteer has partnered with VSO since 2003 to bring a unique opportunity for Indian volunteers who choose to serve in other developing countries across the globe. Read more about out iVolunteer Overseas program.