November 10, 2009
AJWS is a first class organization! I spent a summer volunteering with them in Uganda and another summer in Cambodia. The orientation material was outstanding as was the application process. I felt well looked after even though I was half way around the world from the NY office. Both placements had in-country reps and I was connected with other volunteers who I would meet up with in the capitals once or twice. The two NGOs were great matches for my administrative and teaching skills. Thank you AJWS!
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
over the top competent and committed!
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every six months
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
MY ROLE:Volunteer & In Uganda, I helped the organization with strategic planning. In Cambodia, I taught English to staff, accompanied social workers on home visits and wrote case studies,edited annual report and strategic plan, and wrote letters of inquiry to potential dono.