Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Ashoka: Innovators for the Public! As an Ashoka volunteer, you become a vital part of this dynamic and growing movement for systemic change around the world.

Ashoka believes in an Everyone A Changemaker™ world where the best new solutions to the world’s greatest challenges will be strengthened through the collaborative efforts of people like you. 

Find out more about the type of volunteer opportunities available from the list below or search our current volunteer listings. You can target your search by type and region, or scroll through all current openings.

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Questions? Contact volunteers@ashoka.org.

Did you know many organizations will match your volunteer hours with a matching value donation to Ashoka?  The time you spend can double in value through a simple request process made through your company's Community Relations or Human Resources department. Below is a list of some of the companies that will match your valuable hours:

  • All State
  • Bank of America
  • Capital One
  • CarMax
  • Citigroup
  • Dannon
  • H&R Block
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • McGraw-Hill
  • MetLife
  • Prudential
  • Starbucks
  • State Farm
  • United Health Group
  • Verizon
  • Walmart

So not only can you be a "Changemaker" by collaborating with an Ashoka Fellow or office, you can be a literal "change maker" for Ashoka to help propel our mission around the world.  Contact your company to see if they participate!

Please Note: Ashoka is not a volunteer placement agency and cannot be held responsible for circumstances encountered by volunteers. There is no reimbursement for services provided, and volunteers should be able to cover their own travel and living expenses. Please check travel advisories, visa requirements and use the Volunteer Checklist to clarify the details of your arrangements.