Grassroots volunteering in West Africa

Category Archives: Volunteering Ghana

Two Free Volunteer Projects in Ghana

G-lish Foundation is seeking two international volunteers (no fees for you) to come and join us for a minimum 2 months anytime from now until July this year. No volunteer fees: volunteers need only cover their own living and travel costs which we’ve outlines in the attached files. Volunteer Project Consultant: 4 year’s office experienceContinue Reading

Volunteer Abroad Opportunities for Seniors and Lawyers

There are dozens of opportunities for seniors and lawyers, or senior lawyers, to make a difference volunteering abroad.Continue Reading

Volunteer Abroad Opportunities for Office Administrators and Environmentalists

How office administrators and environment enthusiasts or professionals can make a difference volunteering.Continue Reading

Volunteer Abroad Opportunities for Teachers and IT Professionals

I did a huge series about volunteering sparked by my memories of the different volunteers I met over the years and the knowledge I’ve gained working in this field now for the past five years. Here are the stories sparked by those memories.Continue Reading

Volunteering opportunities for builders and artists

I recently wrote a bunch of articles about volunteering opportunities for different professions. Here are some excerpts from the stories for volunteering in a building-related or artistic role.Continue Reading

Are you MaD?: Young People

This is the 5th post in our Are you MaD–Are you Making a Difference?–series. Today’s post focuses on young people, the leaders of the future. Unfortunately, in much of the developing world young people don’t have a voice. Many factors underlie this including socio-cultural norms such as “children must be seen and not heard” (Ghana),Continue Reading

Key Volunteer Skills Always in Need and more

We have a new site www.g-lish.org where you can read all articles from This is Ghana in a much more organised fashion. Read Key Volunteer Skills Always in Need and more there. Any skill will find a home in a volunteer organisation. Does that sound too easy? If you’re a budding or experienced writer, manyContinue Reading

But What Difference Will I Make as a Volunteer in Ghana?

We have a new site www.g-lish.org where you can read all articles from This is Ghana in a much more organised fashion. Read But What Difference Will I Make as a Volunteer in Ghana? there. The one comment that virtually everyone I worked with made was that they were disappointed with “how little” they achievedContinue Reading

Volunteering in Ghana – from a volunteer’s perspective

Having volunteered and worked in Ghana for the past 2.5 years, and having met many volunteers burnt by corrupt and inept NGOs, I felt it was about time to acknowledge those that are genuine, don’t use volunteer funds for dishonest means, are doing a great service in the field in which they work, and give volunteers the best opportunities to make a difference.Continue Reading

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