Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

40-10 22th Street, Apt. 1CLong Island City, NY 11101

About

The Afghanistan International Foundation For The Blind (AIFB) formally known as "Afghanistan Blind Women and Children Foundation (ABWC)":

Enhancing the lives of blind individuals in the country since August 28, 2009, AIFB has been recognized by NY State as a non-profit foundation. Its mission is to empower Afghan blind women through healthcare and blind children through education and rehabilitation services in Afghanistan.

The Afghanistan International Foundation For The Blind needs your time as a volunteer!


Qualification and responsability:

One of the important departments in the Foundation is Finance, which provides the measurement, disclosure or provision of assurance about financial information in order to help the Board of Directors and the Human Resources department make accurate resource allocation decisions. We are looking for people with experience in finance, accounting, statistics, etc.

  • Volunteers are obligated to work 2 hours per week
  • Work hand-in-hand with the Treasury of the Foundation in order to keep accurate records of the finances of the Foundation

  • Keep the checks and balances, managing all tax-related materials and monitoring the overall financial status of the Foundation

  • Gather and maintain all records of bills, receipts, accounts payable, receivable and other financial information pertaining to the Foundation

  • Prepare and send tax deductible letters to our donors


Required documentation:

  • Current resume
  • Email address, mailing address and phone number
  • One page of professional biography in an essay format that will include their educational background, current position, their past work experience and their volunteer work in other organizations.
  • 3 reference letters from individuals that are not family members, along with their email addresses, mailing addresses and phone numbers


Skills

  • Accounting

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 22

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