VOLUNTEERS

Why can’t I?

Partnering in DCF is not tough. All you need is a cheerful spirit and noblest heart to help others in whatever capacity you are and whatever capacity you have. Already a red carpet is spread for you guys. Please find the various opportunities that you can partner with us. Also other than the options below, if you have any other suggestions or ideas you are most welcome.

Volunteers can serve based on their interest and potential on the following Projects:

PROJECT VAZHIKATTI (The Path shower..!)

SYSTEMATIC AND ORGANIZED APPROACH FOR THE CAREER COUNSELING; PROVIDING CAREER PLACEMENT & IDENTIFYING JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Role Description Commitment
Career counselor This project requires career counselors to assist us in these projects which happen in the Govt Schools and also by project camps. Trusts and Foundations. On project basis and mostly on weekends.
Placement coordinator This role involves coordinating with various organizations to assist the needy students by placing to need of part time or full time as available Weekends,Flexible, evenings
Database Management Volunteer will be involved in creating a database of various courses and colleges available with status on scholarships. Weekends, Flexible, evenings

PROJECT COMPUTER KILLADIES (The computer players!)

DEVELOPING THE BASIC KNOWLEDGE AND AWARENESS ON COMPUTERS FOR THE STUDENTS/NEEDY ONES

Role Description Commitment
IT/Computer Tutor Volunteer Many members require tuition with basic IT skills; MS office; Basic programming skills and so volunteers are needed to help run sessions for small groups. Weekends

PROJECT KALANGHARAI VILLAKKU  (The lighthouse…!)

SUPPORTING STUDENTS WHO ARE IN NEED OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR THEIR EDUCATION

Role Description Commitment
Application Examiner Volunteer This role involves examining the application that comes for support and recommending the right candidates for the support. Also the volunteer would maintain the file history of this project and ensure a student Vs sponsor relationships are maintained. Weekends, Flexible, evenings

DCF MEE: “Making English Easy”

ENGLISH COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT – THE FLAGSHIP INITIATIVE OF DCF..!

Role Description Commitment
Tutor/Teacher Volunteer (Study Group) Volunteers will teach Spoken English and Language. Volunteers are required to help run our study group, assisting young people with homework/coursework, exam preparation and revision. A higher level of qualification in the relevant subject is desirable. Weekends

Project EEE (EDUCATION, ENLIGHTMENT, EMPOWERMENT)

AWARENESS AMONG THE SLUMS AND VILLAGES..!

Role Description Commitment
Project coordinator In our endeavor to adopt villages and reach out to slum areas we need coordinators to assist us in identifying; evaluating and implementing our projects in these areas. On project basis and mostly on weekends.
Village Volunteering This role involves conducting the various projects in the villages we have planned to adopt.. Weekends, Flexible, evenings

 

Volunteers can serve based on their interest and potential on the DCF organization development:

Role Description Commitment
Fundraising Support Volunteer DCF requires volunteers with a marketing background, to assist the fundraising team in reviewing proposals to charitable Trusts and Foundations. Weekends, Flexible, evenings
Fundraising Research Volunteer We require a volunteer to assist the team in researching new fundraising opportunities in the Corporate, Statutory and Charitable Trusts and Foundations sectors. Weekends, Flexible, evenings
Press Volunteer We are looking for a volunteer who has experience working with Press and in PR to work with the Press Team to develop and deliver  our press strategy. Flexible
Voluntary Photo & Video Editor DCF records a lot of its work through the medium of film and photography and require someone with professional skills/experience in photo/film editing to provide an up to date library. Flexible
Documentation Volunteer We need a volunteer with the relevant skills and knowledge to help the senior management team in the writing and updating of our business plan and assist in our strategic development and initiatives update. Flexible
Information / Library Volunteer DCF needs to keep all its members & volunteers up to date on a range of information and so require someone with to research and source relevant material on a variety of subjects and maintain the stacks. Flexible