Volunteering and Internships
Young Peacebuilders Branch Coordinators
Take responsibility for developing a YP partnership and Young Peacebuilders Club (YPC) in your community or region. You will help establish the presence of a YP Branch and create a well developed action plan. Other responsibilities include resource development and communication. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Learn more about the role here
and Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Club (YPC) Support Associates
Young Peacebuilders Clubs (YPC) Support Associates will be the initial and ongoing contact for YPC coordinators. You will act as guides for clubs, answering questions and directing coordinators to appropriate resources (i.e., grant applications, training materials, etc.). Must be knowledgeable in the mission and practices of YP and confident addressing coordinator questions and concerns. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Club Mentors
Young Peacebuilders Club (YPC) Mentors help support students in a YPC as they grow their leadership skills and embrace their roles as young change-agents, reconcilers, and peacebuilders. They provide supervision and logistical support of regular club activities and provide coaching and links to potential partners, information, and other resources. YPC Mentors should be 13 years or older. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Learn more about YP Clubs and the role here
and Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Development Associate
Gain experience finding and applying for relevant contracts and grants, managing donors, and drafting funding proposals, cover letters, work-plans, and budgets. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders WordPress (WP) Developer
Young Peacebuilders is seeking a short-term volunteer to help update, and assist us in managing, our WordPress website. We would also appreciate guidance on site maintenance and tips and suggestions for future changes. WordPress experience is a must and familiarity with the Philanthropy theme by ThemeFuse would be desired. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis until position is filled. Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Communications Team
Gain experience and strengthen your social media and communications skills by joining the Communications Team. We are looking for individuals with an interest in online communications, marketing, writing, and experience with using WordPress. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Video Developer
Gain experience and strengthen your video editing and production skills by assisting us with several video projects and helping expand our social media reach and influence by advancing our YouTube channel. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
We are looking for young people, 13 years or older, and those supporting child and youth peacebuilding to share their research and stories on our blog. All submissions must be focused on young people's participation in peacebuilding. We'll consider for publication: (1) Research supported posts on child or youth peacebuilding and (2) Personal stories and experiences of your, or your organization's, involvement in child/youth peacebuilding. Apply here.
Youth Only Volunteering
Open to youth between the ages of 13 - 17
Youth Social Media Ambassadors
Become a social media ambassador and help #wagepeace across the web! You will help support the Communications team in expanding YP’s reach on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram. Share YP content and surf the web to find youth and peacebuilding stories, events, projects, and resources. Help find guest bloggers to share their stories about waging peace or if you are visually creative lend a hand in graphic design and/or video development. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Youth YP Club Resource Developers
Assist in developing Young Peacebuilders Clubs (YPC) related tools and resources by providing input on the YPC Training Manual and other club related tools. Review and offer advice on how to improve these tools and suggest new content for the YPC webpage. We are also looking for help on a pilot project that will provide smartphones, pre-loaded with a YPC phone app, to help start and support a YPC. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Youth Development Associate
With YP’s support you will search for and identify child and youth peacebuilding related contracts and grants for which YP is eligible to apply. You will also help research potential donors and edit existing application documents, such as: grant proposals, work-plans, budgets, cover letters, and concept notes. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis. Apply here.
Young Peacebuilders Consultants
If you are interested in joining our team as a Consultant please Apply here.
Applications reviewed on a rolling basis.
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