To explore the different volunteer profiles that exist in our Allied Social Organizations, you can review the options we have below. Once you apply, we will contact you to begin the process and send you the information of the available NGOs according to your profile.Remember, if you are in Medellín, the connection and placement with the social organization has no cost. However, the most advisable thing is that from DanDlion we can support you in your volunteer experience from the beginning to end to get the most out of it, therefore, even if you are already in Medellín, we offer you management packages that contain: selection process, training, preparation, accompaniment, monitoring and continuous improvement.If you are outside of Colombia we will contact you to tell you about the different packages and services that we handle, so that you can live a full cultural immersion experience with the main purpose of volunteering. These packages include: selection process, training, preparation, accompaniment, follow-up, continuous improvement, accommodation with local family, food, airport pick-up, welcome kit, experiential induction, Spanish classes, city tour, among others.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must do the following activities: Support the development of project documentation to receive funding. Help create a global database of international organizations that you can apply to in order to receive funding for social organizations. Develop fundraising campaigns and monitor their success. Develop and mantain a list of donors. Develop strategies to promote or increase donations. Document projects in order to receive international funding or support. Utilize crowdfunding platforms for support: GlobalGiving, GoFundme, etc. Generate participation in events and commitment from individual and corporate sponsors.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must do the following activities: Display leadership when it comes to event management and deal with all the logistics of holding a fundraiser. Get sponsors, participants and volunteers for fundraising events. Obtain donations (both in kind and in cash) for events. Prepare items for charity events, such as fundraising envelopes, gift bags. etc. Represent the organization at events and promote the social organization and the effect that it has had on the population served.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must be able to complete the following tasks: Develop and implement a communications plan for social networks. Generate content (photos, videos articles, etc) to publish on social networks and on the website. Create, manage and enhance the presence of the organization in both digital media and traditional media (organic reach through social networks, SEO and SEM).
People who wish to volunteer in this field must be able to complete the following tasks: Facilitate a way for students to feel connected with themselves and the activities they enjoy to do such as arts and/or music. Contribute to the musical/artistic education of children and youth from a comprehensive educational process based on imitation, analysis, bringing them enjoyment, perception, understanding and artistic strengthening.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must be able to complete the following tasks: Utilize sports as an opportunity for people to learn, grow and build self-confidence. Help support the process of building confidence, safety and motivation for sports in children, teens and adult athletes. Plan strategies for children and teens who want to use sports as a future lifestyle choice or simply for entertainment. Create sporting events for children and make an analysis for understanding their strengths and weaknesses, opportunities and threats that these children might be facing to adapt the strategies according to these contexts.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must be able to complete the following tasks: Lesson planning and preparation. Develop education programs based on techniques for dynamic learning. Combine theoretical and immersion learning. The areas that require support education are: langiages, arts and music, dance, IT (information technology), entrepreneurship, sports, yoga, meditation, among others. You may suggest other areas for teaching. Be willing and able to pass on knowledge and skills to children and people in general.
People who wish to volunteer in this field must be able to complete the following tasks: Support trained veterinarians to supply medication to sick animals. Perform medical examinations and obtain a diagnosis to ensure they are not hurt or sick. Provide food for animals. Support with bathing animals. Support with the disposing of animal waste. Care for and protect animals in general. Support the organization with various logistical tasks.
If the program you want to develop is not in the above classification, please let us know through the contact form on this website and we will tell you which organizations you may be able to volunteer with. Examples of other program may include environmental conservation, the development of life skills, entrepreneurship, hospitality and tourism, health, and other programs.