Volunteer

Here at Mosqoy we know that volunteers are the powerhouse of our organization. We value the people who work with us to achieve our mission and goals, and we are always looking for new volunteers to help us thrive.  

Mosqoy volunteers in Peru

VOLUNTEER Opportunities (Victoria, Canada)

Events Volunteers

We need events volunteers to staff our fair-trade textile booths, as well as assist at local fundraising and awareness events. If you don’t have the time to commit to a leadership position, but want to be a casual volunteer in Victoria or Vancouver, this could be a great fit for you. For more information, contact volunteer@mosqoy.org.

Mosqoy volunteers and Andean landscape

Volunteer Opportunities (Cusco, Peru)

Marketing and Events Coordinator

We are looking for a great communicator with considerable experience in social media, photography, marketing, and event organization to promote our programs and elevate our partnering communities’ voices and stories in a way that aligns with our mission and values. Approximately 15 to 20 hours per week, minimum 6-month commitment. Based in Cusco, Peru. Start Date: ASAP

Mosqoy volunteer in Peru

Volunteer Opportunities (Remote)

Member-at-Large, Board of Director

Mosqoy is posting an open call for new board members who are passionate and committed to advancing women's empowerment, youth education, and cultural resilience. The Board is responsible for the overall guidance, strategic direction, and governance of the organization’s programs and team. 

English-French Translator

Mosqoy’s translators play an integral part of the organization, as they are the bridge across cultures, communicating our materials and stories between languages and countries. Without these positions, we do not successfully uphold our values of accessibility, relationships, fairness, and inclusivity. This position will translate written material on our website from English to French.

French-English Translator Editor

Mosqoy’s translators play an integral part of the organization, as they are the bridge across cultures, communicating our materials and stories between languages and countries. Without these positions, we do not successfully uphold our values of accessibility, relationships, fairness, and inclusivity. The Editor will proofread written material from our website that has been translated from English to French by our translators.

 

Grant Writing and Fundraising Assistants

These important positions can be carried out virtually anywhere in the world and would assist
with grant-writing and fundraising coordination to obtain grants, organize fundraising
campaigns, and help Mosqoy achieve long-term sustainability. A G&F assistant must have
strong writing and interpersonal skills, and would ideally have some experience working in
fundraising, business, or the NGO sector. For information contact: recruitment@mosqoy.org.

Co-op Credit:

We offer co-op placements through the University of Victoria every semester. These co-op
placements can take place in either Canada or Peru, and count as credit towards one work-
term. Placements vary depending on Mosqoy’s current needs and the student's skill sets. Some
of our summer placements are paid positions, pending Canada Summer Jobs funding, while our
fall and spring co-op placements are unpaid. For information contact: recruitment@mosqoy.org.

 

Start a Branch:

Community makes us stronger! Create a student club, community group, or community branch
of Mosqoy to host fundraising events, sell textiles at fair-trade fairs, or create publicity
campaigns. For information contact: info@mosqoy.org.