This internship is focused on capacity building of an orphanage in Colombia. Interns will work with orphanage staff and come up with innovative ways to earn revenue for the orphanage. All interns participate in care programs, however the focus is on administration. The main objective is to design and perfect funding strategies which includes performing daily tasks such as grant writing and marketing outreach.
This is an extremely rewarding internship; as an intern in Colombia you have the opportunity to make a direct impact in the financial capacity of a local orphanage.
Interns can combine their Humanity Exchange internship in Colombia with Spanish classes to further improve their language skills.
This is your chance to design innovative ways for the local orphanage to start earning sustainable income and strengthen relationships with current funding partners, giving you fundamental professional experience in the field.
The Humanity Exchange has years of organizational experience and only pairs up the best local organizations, placing interns where they are needed most.
Interns also have the opportunity to plan recreational events with other interns, and spend their weekends exploring Colombia.
About the provider
The Humanity Exchange offers volunteer options as well as internships and language study programs. Their programs span 4 countries in Colombia, Ghana, Benin, and Cameroon.
The Humanity Exchange strives to produce meaningful opportunities to its participants while giving them the chance to make a positive impact in the local communities they visit. Check out The Humanity Exchange's website to find out more about all of the great programs they offer.