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GIVE YOUR SKILLS PRO BONO TODAY!
Volunteer your skills through Catchafire in 3 easy steps!
TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF
We'll ask you for information about your professional experience, skills, and passions.
PICK THE PERFECT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
We'll send you a personalized list of projects, making it easy for you to pick the perfect volunteer opportunity.
GET THE JOB DONE & MAKE A BIG IMPACT
You'll tackle a clearly-defined project and make a huge difference in just a few months.
Why use Catchafire?
|MAKE A BIG IMPACT — Volunteering your professional skills through a Catchafire Project provides service that is 10 times more valuable than an average volunteer's hourly wage. We help you make the biggest impact possible with your limited time.|
|CHALLENGE YOURSELF — Working in a new environment with unique resource constraints, you'll find creative solutions to help your organization achieve big results. You'll tackle the role of project lead to produce a valuable deliverable.|
|VOLUNTEER ON YOUR SCHEDULE — Volunteer on a project that requires just 5 hours a week over 3 months or less. You determine when to get the work done, so your volunteering can fit with your busy schedule.|
|ADVANCE YOUR CAREER — Build your professional experience, expand your network, and explore new career paths. A Catchafire Project is a great addition to your resume.|
Here's How It Works
|Create a profile on our site. Think of this as your volunteer resume. You'll provide information on your professional experience, skills, and interests.|
|Browse our project menu. Our projects have a clearly-defined scope of work, so you know what you're responsible for delivering, what your organization expects of you, and what your organization will bring to the table. To qualify for a project, we'll ask you to answer a few questions to verify that you have the skills and experience for the project you picked.|
|Pick a perfect project. We'll deliver a customized list of projects tailored to you, so you can easily pick the perfect project. All our organizations have made a commitment to value your time and contribution, and you'll also be able to ask questions about a project before you accept it.|
|Impress your organization. Write a brief cover letter to communicate to the organization why you're right for the project.|
|Get introduced to your organization. Once you've been selected by the organization, we'll introduce you so you can get started right away!|
|Manage your time and project. You'll take the lead managing the project, and can keep track of your progress with your Catchafire Project Log.|
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