Our Virtual Volunteer program provides a venue for global-minded people to
help developing communities without leaving home. Virtual Volunteers use their
writing, design and website development skills to create webpages for these
Why you should volunteer
Unfortunately, many people
in developing areas do not have the skills or resources to utilize the internet.
InterConnection created the Virtual Volunteer program with those people in mind.
As an InterConnection Virtual Volunteer, you have
the opportunity to become involved in a variety of projects, including:
- Provide marketing assistance for community
- Help create an online store for displaying
handmade crafts and materials
- Gain financial support for non-profit
Who Can Apply?
Anyone with basic skills in website design and development and the desire and
commitment to make a difference.
for a form you can give to others to
let them know about the Virtual Volunteer Program
HOW TO GET STARTED
- Browse our
Volunteer bulletin board. Youll
find a variety of projects that need websites. All programs meet
Before you complete the application
see if you have what it takes. . ..
click here for
some guidelines on Virtual Volunteering.
View examples of previously donated
websites to get a better idea of the work requires...click
Still not sure? Read about
previous volunteers and their experiences...click
Complete the online
Virtual Volunteer Application
- If selected, we will email you contact and
background information on the project and associated graphics. An
account with your own user name and password will be created to provide the
opportunity create and design the website.
Websites are typically limited
to 5 pages and require about 10 hours to complete, depending on your skill.
InterConnection reserves the right to modify or redesign any donated
website. All donated websites become the property of the recipient group
Personal Projects: InterConnection realizes there are some
organizations out there we may not be aware of. We encourage you to give them a
hand! Create a website for a project you learned about while traveling, a
project you read about, or even one you heard about from a friend. If you choose
to promote a personal project, make sure it meets our criteria.
SEE PROJECT CRITERIA - Send us an
with a description of the project and how you believe it meets our criteria. You
can also request to have the personal project posted on our bulletin board if
you would like a Virtual Volunteer to create the webpage.