Volunteers are critical partners in helping SHAMIM to achieve its mission. In addition to your enormous social impact on the well-being of communities worldwide, volunteers will also improve their own lives by gaining new skills and experiences, and by expanding their personal networks.
“A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.” -Larry Bird
Given our current financial situation, we are open to finding creative methods to help you join our team. You could use your existing network to find a sponsor that is able to compensate your work for SHAMIM.
“Collaboration is the best way to work. It’s only way to work, really. Everyone’s there because they have a set of skills to offer across the board.” -Antony Starr
You can join our team whether by actively giving your time through a formal or ad hoc organizations, or taking part as an informal-volunteer. We are currently operating under tight financial constraints including a limited budget, however, it is our goal to turn our experienced volunteers into full or part-time employees. As soon as our financial means allow us to do so, we intend on employing a full operating staff.
Please check our open positions or just email us.
According to the Corporation for National and Community Service, one in four adults (26.5 percent of Americans) volunteered nearly 7.9 billion hours, with an economic estimated value of $175 billion through an organization in 2012.
According to a formal research study, “Volunteering as a Pathway to Employment”, volunteers have 27 percent higher odds of finding a job after being out of work than non-volunteers.
Don’t wait, join us today!