ABOUT US

Pro-volunteer is a leading African volunteer organization that provides volunteer services and connects volunteers to organizations from its pool of professional and passionate volunteers. We create a platform for prospective organizations to connect with volunteers of vast experience and skills from our growing volunteer database. As a result, organizations have the opportunity of selecting the desired volunteer based on capacity, capability, and volunteer experience they need from our growing data base of volunteers.

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

ECOWAS VOLUNTEERS PROGRAMME FOR WEST AFRICAN COUNTRIES 2017 (Fully funded)

20 volunteering Positions available at ECOWAS Deadline: 27th September 2017 Expected start date: 2nd November 2017 Duration: One (01) year, ...
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2018 United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa (Fully Funded)

The 2018 United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa is organized by the Codification Division of the United ...
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Mandela Washington Fellowship Application

Timeline September 13, 2017 Application opens October 11, 2017 Application closes January – February 2018 Semifinalists interviewed by local U.S ...
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Community Solutions Program Application Information

IREX is currently accepting applications for the 2018–2019 Community Solutions Program (CSP). The deadline to apply is October 31, 2017, ...
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20 Fully-funded Fellowships

What does the term “Fellowship” mean? It is used by a variety of different programs. Generally fellowships are short-term opportunities ...
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UNICEF recruitment for Community Mobilization Assistants

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) – For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries ...
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Africa Climate Leadership Program (AfriCLP) 2017

The Africa Climate Leadership Program (AfriCLP) is a grants awards program that recognizes and incentivizes exemplary individuals and organizations to ...
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Certificate Program in Language for Humanitarian Diplomacy

Building Nations Initiative-BNI  in partnership with West Africa Youth Exchange Council (WAYEC) are inviting young people residing in Ibadan and ...
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EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Program (OFP)

There are many determined and talented, low-income students in Nigeria who only require financial resources and access to information to ...
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Obama Foundation Fellowship 2018

The Obama Foundation Fellowship program seeks to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the ...
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Flow Pad

We bring to you our project for rural children hygiene, to protect the girl child from unhealthy menstrual practices. We ...
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civicus

UN Fellowship Announcement

CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation is a leading and diverse international civil society network, with members and partners in ...
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WHY PRO-VOLUNTEER

The activities of volunteers are important to the sustainability of societies and communities and in achieving the sustainable development goals. Through the added value of giving time and resource volunteers in turn gain rewards for their activities in the communities. We create opportunities for people who are passionate about volunteering to offer their skill set and passion to community development and in turn get not just work experience but also build new networks.

WHY VOLUNTEER

Based on discussions with volunteers and intending volunteers here are a few reasons why people volunteer

  • It creates opportunities
  • It is “work experience”
  • It is added value
  • It creates a platform for networking
  • You build friendships
  • satisfaction from accomplishment
  • to have an impact
  • to learn something new
  • Volunteering encourages civic responsibility.
  • Find purpose
  • You develop life skills
  • It is fun
  • to demonstrate commitment to a cause/belief
  • to gain leadership skills
  • to do your civic duty
  • to explore a career
  • to feel good
  • to test yourself
  • to build your resume

WHO CAN VOLUNTEER

  • Professionals across all sectors and spheres
  • People who are passionate about community development
  • People who are looking to gain work experience
  • Professions who want to contribute and give their expertise towards community development
  • VOLUNTEERING STORIES

    Charles N. Klah – Youth Leader of the Month

    Charles N. Klah County Coordinator Youths Volunteering for Sustainable Development -Montserrado County Mr. Charles N. Klah is a Liberian Youth ...
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    Tapiwa Mukucha

    Tapiwa Mukucha – Youth Leader of the Month

    Tapiwa Mukucha Country Coordinator Youths Volunteering for Sustainable Development – Zimbabwe Mr. Tapiwa Mukucha is a  Zimbabwean currently studying Local ...
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    Auguster Asantewa Boateng

    Auguster Asantewa Boateng – Youth Leader of the Month

    Auguster Asantewa Boateng Country Coordinator Youths Volunteering for Sustainable Development – Ghana Miss Auguster Asantewa Boateng is a broadcast journalist, ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Cisse Bintou

    In 2015 precisely in Cote D’ivoire, we were about to start elections to have a new president…since we just dropping ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Moula Bakhsh

    My Role as an ‘AMBASSDOR OF EDUCATION’’ My name is Moula Bakhsh with short name ‘’MB’’ from a small village ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Akinjise Daniel

    Volunteerism is an act of giving your time, money or advice for the support of a cause. I have volunteered ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Ebuka Okoli

    I am Ebuka Okoli. I am a Creative Consultant, a Content Developer, a writer and I am a volunteer. One ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Ojumu Olamilekan

    I never knew what it means to volunteer not until last year (2015), when I encountered H.O.P.E Foundation and its ...
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    My Volunteer Experience – Agatha Wanzala

    I’m Agatha Wanzala from Kenya and I have worked and served as a community health volunteer for Ovcs for the ...
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