Volunteering

For the prospective volunteers, there are two kinds of opportunities - 'Virtual Volunteering' and 'Physical Volunteering'.  Look at the list of activities below to see which is suitable for you and get in touch with us to take your interest forward.  Our volunteering requirement is as little as 5 hours and will be given a certificate.  Click on each volunteering opportunity to read more details about it.  Due to COVID restrictions, only virtual volunteering opportunities are open for now.

Physical Volunteering

1.  Teaching musical instruments


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2.  Helping children with science experiments to expand their horizon


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3.  Helping children do craft work


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4.  Arranging a movie night


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5.  One on one mentoring of the youth


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6.  Teaching gardening


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7.  Teaching pet care


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8.  Taking dance classes


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9.  Teaching English (Phoenics)


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10. Evening Tuition Center to support the children in difficult subjects.


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Virtual Volunteering

1. Assisting with the current web site


Hope House has a web site at http://www.indiahopehouse.org and it is managed by novices using wix platform. If you're an individual with web site building expertise (design and content), you could volunteer to support us in making our web site dynamic and vibrant. If you like to volunteer, kindly do send an email now to info@indiahopehouse.org All our volunteers receive a certificate of completion if they invest 5 hours or more in volunteering.




2.  Assisting with the Hope House's Google Ad grants account


Hope House has Google ad grants account where Google grants $329 of virtual money to the Hope House spend on Google's platforms to attract the potential donors/ stakeholders to their respective landing pages. Currently it is managed by the novices but if you have the expertise to assist with building campaigns using Google ad grants, kindly write an email to us now at info@indiahopehouse.org All the volunteers who invests more than 5 hours of time volunteering receives a certificate of completion.




3.  Writing posts for the Hope House's blog


Hope House maintains a blog at http://www.indiahopehouse.org/blog and we would like to write more frequently than what we've been doing now. Currently it is managed by the novices but if you have the expertise to write enriching and inclusive posts and would like to volunteer, please do write to us now at info@indiahopehouse.org All the volunteers who invests more than 5 hours of their time volunteering, receives a certificate of completion.




4.  Designing a poster(s) for the Hope House's social media posts


Hope House has very actve social media handles at facebook, twitter, youtube and linkedin. Currently they are managed by novices but if you have the expertise to design and develop posters for us to use in the social media posts, please write to us now at info@indiahopehouse.org We'll give you all the background information that you need to have to develop the posters. All the volunteers who invests more than 5 hours of their time volunteering, receives a certificate of completion.




5.  Fundraising for the marginalized child that you identify


You identify a financially deserving child who needs financial assistance to pursue higher education and you can raise funds using the Hope House's fundraising platform that is extended to it by GiveIndia. Before you choose to create a campaign for any individual, kindly do discuss with the Hope House representative to ensure that this child indeed meets the criterion to raise the funds. Once that is determined, Hope House will guide you as to how to create a fundraising campaign for the deserving child of of your choice. Funds raised will be kept with the Hope House and the Hope House will disburse the funds to the college/ institute and any merchant directly.




6.  Career counselling for the youth over the phone


In this day and age, young people have enormous number of chioces in terms of building thier career. Often you find the youth being confused about not knowing what is the right choice for their future. We need passionate individuals giving pragmatic career counselling to advice them to choose the right kind of career choices based on their aptitute and appetite. Write to us at info@indiahopehouse.org about being a career cousellor to the most vulnerable children.




8.  Writing a letter to a child


All our children are in need of care and protection. We strongly believe that any child that is denied of love and affection would grow up to be someone who cannot share the same kind of love and affection with others when they grow up. How sad proposition that could be!! We want to ensure that our children experience love and affection in various ways from diverse group of people. One of that is to physical receive letters. You like writing letter to be like a 'PenPal'? You could write them in Tamil or in English. If you like to do that, send us a mail today at info@indiahopehouse.org




7.  Virtual mentoring the youth over the phone


Its a common belief that an adolescent that has a passionate and a sensible mentor to guide, more likely that they'll stay the course. We are looking individuals that are interested to engage our children over a phone conversation to understand their needs to guide them to make right choices for their life. Write to us to know more about this volunteering opportunity at info@indiahopehouse.org




9.  Writing scripts: for audio jingles and short youtube videos


We learned that the social media has a strong influence on the society today and we want to capitalize on that. We want to capitalize to promote the value of child rights and child protection. We make short audio jingles and youtube videos (possibly less than two minutes long) and share them freely. We need people that can write scripts or share ideas over the phone to make jingles/ videos. Do you have those skills? Write to us at info@indiahopehouse.org or send a whatsapp message to 9629471920 and we'll get in touch with you.




10.  Teaching English over the phone (Phonics)


All our children come from the marginalized communities and the depth of their English is very shallow. We believe that having a reasonable grasp in English is essential and could help them to excel in the years to come. These children literally needs English coaching from the scratch (Phonics) and if you have that expertise to share to help, get in touch with us at info@indiahopehouse.org or a whatsapp message to 9629471920 and we'll get in touch with us.




Our phone number


9629471920