way that Amend maximizes the amount of funding that
goes directly to our programs is by working with talented
people who care enough to volunteer their time. Amend
was started by volunteers, and could not exist without
Many nonprofits—especially those that work abroad—find
that training and supervising volunteers can consume more
resources than they free up. Since Amend has a
small executive staff, and time is scarce, and we need creative, self-starting
volunteers who can take on a project and see it to completion
with minimal supervision.
One general rule to follow: whatever you do best professionally,
that's probably what you can do to make the biggest contribution
If you feel as though you fit the bill, please fill out
and submit the form below—it might be the best thing
you ever did. Please check back here as we will occasionally
list our specific needs at the time.