We have big opportunities for volunteering!

Volunteers are the unsung heroes of the charity sector and we applaud anyone who is willing to give up their time to make a difference to people’s lives. We are committed to aiding development here at Ripples Foundation: whether that be for a whole African community or for a committed volunteer wanting to learn new skills.

We are on the lookout for volunteers and have a number of different ways you can contribute and help us make change happen. Take a read through the options below to find out more about our volunteering programmes and how to apply!

We have opportunities for volunteers in the US office. We’re a friendly bunch and are keen to help you get the most out of your experience as possible. Volunteering with us will give you an insight into how an international charity operates you will also get vital experience of working in a wide variety of areas.

The skills we need include but are not limited to:

  • Fundraising
    • Admin
      • Project Management
      • Social Media Management
      • Blogger
      • Data Analytics expert
      • Film Maker, Photography
      • Videography
      • Monitoring & Evaluation
      • Administration
      • Fundraising

Do you want to put your skills to use on life-changing projects? Why not join our Project Teams that travel to Africa, or join volunteering teams in your country if you are located in either Nigeria or Ghana and Madagascar to see our projects with your own eyes? We always encourage our donors to join us on these trips to see how we use their donations to change lives. So, if you are a professional in your field, we need you!

The Skills we need include but are not limited to:

  • Media
  • Film Makers/Photographers
  • Videography
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Administrators
  • Agriculturists
  • Trainers:
    • Agribusiness Accelerator Training
    • Livestock Management
    • Trainers in Agroforestry
    • Trainers in Permaculture
  • Fundraising
  • Project Development
  • Project Management
  • Social Media Management
  • Bloggers
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Data Analytics experts
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Irrigation Experts

If you have any of the skills, then we need you to join us and make change happen! Please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us.

Apply today for a volunteering experience which may be a life-changing experience for you.

US Office

Gain valuable office experience by volunteering at our US office and develop skills you can take forward into your future career.

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Volunteering in Africa

Do you want to help the people in your local community? We have plenty of roles on offer for volunteers based in Africa.

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Gap Year

Leap at the opportunity to spend your GAP Year travelling internationally and exploring different cultures in Africa!

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Africa is on the rise and you can help us make change happen! Whether it’s through volunteering in our offices or flying out to our projects yourself, your small contributions will make a big difference to people’s lives. What could be a better feeling than that?

Become a supporter of Ripples by making sure to like and share our social media pages and spread our message online, as the continued support of our sponsors and donors keeps the awareness of the issues we are addressing in the public eye. Sometimes if just one more person sees the work we do it can make all the difference to many people's lives.