Want to make a difference in a child’s life, in a family’s life, in a community!
We are growing and need volunteers to help make MADI’s mission and vision come to life! Turn your gifts into a rewarding opportunity to help others.
And we are always eager to hear from enthusiastic students who would like to do an internship with an international charitable organization.
We welcome all interested volunteers. We are especially in need of the following volunteer positions:
Marketing / Publicity Team Leader
Accounting / Finance Team Leader
Fundraising Team Leader
Accounts Receivable Team Member
Accounts Payable Team Member
MADI is a grassroots non-profit and offers students a range of opportunities to enable skill-development while making a real difference in the lives of people in need. Please note: All interns will be expected to assist with a variety of tasks as needed, which will include administrative and organizational work, in addition to the duties listed below. Internship positions can be combined according to participant’s skills and interests.
Administrative Intern – Complete data entry projects, compile Excel documents and update records. Requires excellent organizational skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Evaluation and Monitoring Intern – Assist staff in developing effective monitoring and evaluation systems to measure the impact of programming in the field, including the solar cooking and vocational training programs. Requires experience in a related field whether through work experience or coursework. Requires excellent organization and research skills.
Events Intern – Sell jewelry at area markets and events. Assist in planning and executing our fundraising events. Access to a reliable vehicle is preferred but not required.
Fundraising Intern – Conduct outreach to schools, student groups and organizations to participate in our fundraising program. Requires good communication and writing skills. Long-term interns encouraged to plan and implement a small-scale fundraiser. Can mainly be completed remotely with follow up meetings.
Graphic Design Intern – Design marketing materials and logos for products. Assist with website design if applicable. Can be completed remotely.
International Relations Intern – Update our website and social media outlets with relevant current events in Uganda and East Africa. Can be completed remotely.
Marketing Intern – Research potential wholesale and retail customers and formulate targeted marketing campaigns. Market products to print and online publications. Marketing experience (through work or coursework) preferred and good communication and writing skills required.
Research and Grant Writing Intern – Research areas in which we are compiling grant applications, which may include resettlement in Northern Uganda, domestic violence, deworming and nutritional/breakfast programs. Assist staff with compiling data into grant applications. Requires good research and writing skills. Can be completed remotely.
About Volunteer and Internship Positions
We’re looking for volunteers and interns who are:
Take initiative and can meet deadlines
Creative and willing to think outside of the box
Passionate about making a difference
These are unpaid opportunities. Applications are ongoing.