Internships & Employment

We currently do not have paid employment opportunities, however we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers for the following positions.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to volunteer@onevillagepartners.org.

  • Board and Committee Members
  • Events Photographer
  • Board and Committee Members

    Date Posted: June 30, 2015

    Position Status: Part Time (Unpaid)

    Position Type: Volunteer

    Work Schedule: Flexible

    Location: Minneapolis, MN

    Position Description:

    OneVillage Partners is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit dedicated to holistic rural development in Sierra Leone. OneVillage Partners works for improved quality of life through increased income in rural villages in Sierra Leone, West Africa. OneVillage utilizes a business approach to solve extreme poverty and is interested in developing a model for comprehensive development that can create middle income self-sufficiency in rural Sierra Leone.

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

    We are looking for individuals to work with us long-term as advisers and volunteers and help us grow our unique model.

    Preferred Skill Sets and Qualifications:

    Specifically, we hope to partner with people who have connections with businesses, foundations or the giving community in Minnesota and/or people with one or more of the following skills or interests: PR/marketing, event planning, fundraising, international development, nonprofit law.

    Events Photographer

    Date Posted: September 30, 2014

    Position Status: Part Time (Unpaid)

    Position Type: Internship

    Work Schedule: Flexible

    Location: Minneapolis, MN

    Position Description:

    OneVillage Partners is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit dedicated to holistic rural development in Sierra Leone. OneVillage Partners works for improved quality of life through increased income in rural villages in Sierra Leone, West Africa. OneVillage utilizes a business approach to solve extreme poverty and is interested in developing a model for comprehensive development that can create middle income self-sufficiency in rural Sierra Leone.

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

    Working 2-4 hours per event, the Events Photographer Intern will play an important role in supporting OneVillage Partners’ work. The primary responsibilities for this position are to document OVP’s fundraising and informational events around the Twin Cities.

    Preferred Skill Sets and Qualifications:

    1. Experience photographing events
    2. Own digital photography equipment
    3. Passion for making a difference in people lives and background in African development
    4. Excellent attention to detail