Volunteering with IWC Charities

Friends, have a reason to go out during the long, cold winter, socialize and have fun in a new country help others - kids, pensioners or homeless, cook or/and feed underprivileged children and elderly meet Russian people, learn more about local life, contribute to the society you are in, learn and practise Russian speaking discover your new skills, acquire new working experience, teach someone, develop your business skills in a friendly environment, help in organizing large charity events, get to  know the Russian business environment, edit or contribute to IWC magazine/newsletter/ website/facebook, donate stuff you no longer need that others may find useful, donate cash or get donations from business, companies you may know, bring your own ideas.

Are you intersted in helping?

You can contribute your time as it best suits you. We have many different roles within the IWC Charities Group. It can take less than 4 hours a month, up to 10 hours (or more) a week from your time. There is no need to speak Russian, but a little knowledge is a big advantage. Please contact the team at  iwccharities@gmail.com


Board Vacancies 2020

Charities administrative officer

Attending the monthly IWC Charities Board meeting, writing and issuing minutes, maintaining a list of current actions,organising email voting when needed for funding award decisions,   maintaining the Charities Board constitution. Requires 5-6 hours per month. Further opportunities to get involved with organizing events or working with charities if desired.

Charities Treasure

Role:   working to produce monthly and annual financial statements for the IWC Charities Board, coordinating the distribution of funds with Project Leaders, collating receipts from projects and cash management.

Location: home based.

Qualifications:  financial background or financial education, money minded, has basic bookkeeping experience and can work with Excel.

Language:  English/Russian (not essential).

Donation office volunteers

is looking for volunteers, who can help to hand over and select the donations every Monday, between 11.00-13.00 (the Donation Office is located near metro Belorusskaya, at Gruzinsky pereulok 3, apt. 1A).

Project Coordinators

Role:  coordinate volunteers at the projects as necessary, receive and distribute funds, assist with paperwork.

Location: various.
Transportation: useful (but not essential).
Time: various.
Language: Russian/English.