Join us for a program to rebuild schools and homes damaged by Hurricane Dorian. One program begins Monday, February 1, 2021 and completes the two-month service commitment on Saturday, April 3, 2021 while our other cohort begins February 15, 2021 and completes the service commitment on Saturday, May 8, 2021. You’ll be part of a team of volunteers dedicated to rebuilding The Bahamas after the destruction of Hurricane Dorian. Put in some work and get hands on construction experience.
DM12 is a volunteer service commitment to communities impacted by natural disasters. This initiative is built on 15 years of disaster relief experience, and designed to make it safer for volunteers to work with us during the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to many safety measures we have implemented, we support, train and cover the expenses of participant s.
We offer the following benefits, among others, to DM12 participants:
Personalized support from our Volunteer Coordination Team to ensure participants are fully prepared and trained.
Flight and local travel to the volunteer program, and a return flight home after completing the service commitment.
Accommodation while at the program and during any required layover or quarantine period.
Three meals per day for the duration of the program.
Small stipends to help cover costs during mandatory breaks.
DM12 Participant Selection Process
We expect interested candidates to demonstrate their suitability via their DM12 application.
DM12 Participant Expectations
Commitment . Participants will sign a member service agreement that states they are able to volunteer five days a week for the duration of the program (eight or twelve weeks long, depending on the program).
Undertake Training . Participants will be expected to complete the training and skills development.
Personal Fundraising . Participants will be expected to help raise funds to support the program via peer-to-peer fundraising.
Advocacy and Outreach . Participants will be expected to advocate for All Hands and Hearts by amplifying our message and sharing their volunteer experience.
Abide by Volunteer Code of Conduct and Terms and Conditions . Participants must abide by the volunteer code of conduct and terms and conditions at all times.
Follow COVID-19 Safety Measures . Participants will be expected to follow the safety measures put in place to mitigate the risk of COVID-19.
Flexibility. Participants should be mindful the initiative is subject to the region's covid-19 restrictions.
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All Hands and Hearts effectively and efficiently addresses the immediate and long-term needs of communities impacted by natural disasters. We communicate directly with local leaders and community members and then deploy our unique model of engaging volunteers to enable direct impact, helping to build safer, more resilient schools, homes and infrastructure. Visit our website to learn more about Our Partners, Our Financials, Our Impact, everything we’ve been doing in the news and our Career/Job Postings today: https://www.allhandsandhearts.org/
Please check our website for more information about our disaster relief programs; on our volunteer page, you will find current DM12 opportunities and be able to sign up for email updates about future opportunities.