Community Partners – International

 

(Online/Business) Ashoka

Elenor Bedford, 703-527-8300; submit app through volunteer website
Ashoka is the global association of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs—men and women with system changing solutions for the world’s most urgent social problems. we develop models for collaboration and design infrastructure needed to advance the field of social entrepreneurship and the citizen sector. Ashoka works on three levels. First, we support individual social entrepreneurs—financially and professionally—throughout their life cycle. Second, we bring communities of social entrepreneurs together to help leverage their impact, scale their ideas, and capture and disseminate their best practices. Finally, we help build the infrastructure and financial systems needed to support the growth of the citizen sector and facilitate the spread of social innovation globally.

Books for Africa

2971 Olympic Industrial Drive, SE Suite C Smyrna, GA 30080
Volunteer Director: Jen, jen@booksforafrica.org
404-603-8680
Books for Africa is the world’s largest shipper of donated text and library books to the African continent. Books for Africa works to increase literacy and improve access to education by ending the book famine in Africa. Volunteers are needed to assist with sorting and packing books for shipment for two hours or more. No heavy lifting is involved. Books for Africa is open Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm and on the first and third Saturday 9am-2pm.

Culture Connect,Inc.

811 Commonwealth Ave.,S.E. Atlanta GA 30312
404-292-8457 info@cultureconnectinc.org
Culture Connect develops cultural fluency among immigrants and service providers. In addition, Culture Connect helps to distinguish Atlanta as a city which promotes international diversity in communities. Interpreters needed. To become a volunteer, please complete our Volunteer Application (request by email application@cultureconnectinc.org) and email or fax it to us at (404) 292-8458.

International Rescue Committee

2305 Parklake Dr, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30345
VolunteerATL@Rescue.org 404-292-7731
The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. The IRC helps to resettle refugees by providing housing, furnishings, food and clothing. Volunteers can serve in the following positions: ESL class assistants, Resettlement Shop donation sorter, youth tutor, computer lab assistant, or family mentor.

Medshare

3240 Clifton Springs Rd Decatur GA 30034-4608
Volunteer Coordinator 770-323-5858 volunteergeorgia@medshare.org; amcrae@medshare.org
MedShare International is dedicated to recycling surplus medical supplies and equipment for use by healthcare institutions in developing countries. To achieve this mission, MedShare International collects batch and single item supplies and equipment that are still valuable but no longer in demand in the United States due to procedural excess, technological change, regulatory requirements, or production overage, and distributes them to healthcare facilities in targeted developing countries. Click this link if you are interested in volunteering.

 

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Canton, GA 30114
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770.443.3600

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