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.
Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) West Africa Regional Programme 2017, Accra Ghana (Fully Funded)
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.
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