Volunteer/Intern

No one should leave their values and passion at the door when they go to work. You shouldn’t have to in today’s world. That’s why, for interns, our positions provide key skills to learn and transfer to your next corporate job. For experienced woeking or retired professionals, our volunteer opportunities allow you to leverage a your specific skill or expertise to benefit a cause while gaining meaningful “good will” experiences lacking at most companies. We encourage you to find something of interest below and sign up.

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Software Developer

Contact Person: Derick Stroman

DETAILS:

We’re searching for Software Developers to help update our existing functionality and process management!

We are making a difference. YesLiberia is a non-profit organization that, through service-learning opportunities, focuses on enhancing the lives of disadvantaged children, fostering intercultural understanding, and improving communities in Liberia. We want to promote our cause and continue to implement education initiatives, small infrastructural projects, and ideas that strengthen the communities we serve.

Are you skilled and want to use those skills to make a difference? These computer projects are ideal for those with programming and technical developer skills who want to help a small nonprofit organization. Anyone is welcome to apply, but you must have experience with software tools, APIs, or plugins. There may be opportunities to work virtually/remotely.

You’ll play an important role by applying your skills and  working alongside other volunteers committed to helping the children and communities of Liberia. Some of your projects may include:
·        Developing simple software tools for staff such as database tools, file upload tools, volunteer management tools, etc.
·        Tweaking and implementing APIs to solve problems with website.
·        Developing plugins for organization’s website
·        Brainstorming solutions to and improvements for software or website.

 

Volunteering Location

All volunteer work will be done at our shared space at the beautiful Pine Street Presbyterian Church, directly across from the Pennsylvania State Capitol Building in downtown Harrisburg. The exact address is 310 North Third Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. We encourage our volunteers to be at this location one or more days a week during these hours:

1.      Thursday— 4:30pm to 8:00pm
2.      Friday— 4:30pm to 8:00pm or
3.      Saturday— 10:30am to 4:00pm

Note: When you apply, we will respond to you right away. Please check your junk mail or spam box to ensure you receive our emails.

 
 
 
 
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