Volunteer Beacons

volunteer-innerFrom your home or at our Lighthouse LANDS Unity Bridge School or at a “get dirty” job at the Lighthouse LANDS demonstration farm, the volunteers of Lighthouse LANDS shine a beacon of hope in Haiti.

Click on the links below to learn the different ways that you can help Lighthouse LANDS make a sustainable difference to overcome hunger and poverty.There is something for everyone!

Farm– For people who enjoy general gardening activities and are in good physical condition. Tasks typically include helping female farming apprentice with task such as weeding, mulching, pruning, harvesting crops and planting seeds.

Information Technology– Assist in the maintenance of Lighthouse LANDS servers, workstations, printers and scanners. Must understand computer hardware and Windows 2000 or XP.

Grant Writer– Assist Lighthouse LANDS in researching and applying for various grants to support programs

Event Planner– Assist in planning events on behalf of Lighthouse LANDS including annual gala celebration and remembrance service

CPA– Assist Lighthouse LANDS financial team in maintaining the financial reporting and accounting

Office Jobs:

Administrative Assistant: provide valuable support to Lighthouse LANDS staff. Must have excellent phone, computer and interpersonal skills.

Clerical/Data Entry: Maintain Lighthouse LANDS mailing list, and other task depending on schedule and interest.

General Assistance: Folding, copying, stapling, etc.

Seed Bank – Collect, sort, clean and/or package seeds.

Public Relations– Help in writing and releasing Press Releases and News bulletins on behalf of Lighthouse LANDS

Marketing– Help in creating a marketing strategy and advertising documents for Lighthouse LANDS

Branding– Assist in create and deploying a branding strategy for Lighthouse LANDS to share the vision of Lighthouse LANDS and reach new donors

Groups – We accept groups of 5-15 people to participate in various Lighthouse LANDS workteam program. Your group will be given various tasks to assist with from helping farmers with maintenance of the farm, buildings and property to working with Unity Bridge students or building. Our availability to host workteams is limited, so please visit our Travel with Lighthouse LANDS page for more information.

For more information on any of the opportunities below or to identify ways in which you can volunteer at Lighthouse LANDS, please emailiwillhelp@lighthouseland.org