Become A
Volunteer

Why volunteer with The Hunger Project NZ?

  • A hands-on way of getting involved in our mission to create a world where every human being is living a life of self-reliance and dignity.

  • Be inspired by leaders that are creating lasting change in their communities in some of the harshest parts of the globe.

  • Learn about the power of shifting mindsets from "I can't" to "I can" to "We can"!  

  • Network with like-minded people who believe that it’s possible for hunger to end and that our generation has the power to end it once and for all.

  • Know that you are making a real difference and leaving the world in a better place for generations to come.

Check out our current volunteer roles.

Reporting & Proposal Writing.

If you are an International Development student wanting to get experience in a NGO, understand how we are working with communities in developing countries, and help us take on one of the biggest problems facing humanity, hunger and poverty, please get in touch. We are looking for someone to help us with a variety of tasks, including research, pulling together templates and preparing proposals, translating data into investor reports, and creating meaningful content for various mediums.

Time commitment: Minimum 3 month position, 20 hours per month.

Location: In our Auckland CBD office, or remote with regular virtual meetings (depending on experience).

If this is of interest to you, please complete the application form below.

Posted: 13 June 2019

Event Support.

Are you a friendly and welcoming person who loves helping out in whatever way you can? Do you want to be involved with events that are making a difference and contributing to the end of hunger? If your answer is yes, then we'd love you to join our team as an Event Support volunteer. You would help us at various fundraising events in Auckland throughout the year doing things such as venue set-up, welcoming and registering guests, and contributing to the overall positive atmosphere as part of our motivated and inspiring team.

Time commitment: 2 - 4 hours a few times a year, usually in the evenings.

Location: Auckland

If this is of interest to you, please complete the application form below.

Posted: 29th May 2019

Social media expert.

Do you have experience creating engaging and inspiring social posts and growing a community? Are you passionate about making a difference by creating awareness and driving action through social media? Would you like to craft beautiful content and help grow our social media presence across Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter? We are looking for someone who can help raise our profile by crafting beautiful posts that are in line with our social media strategy and aligned with our brand.

Time commitment: Minimum 3 month position, 10 - 15 hours per month.

Location: In our Auckland CBD office, or remote with regular virtual meetings (depending on experience).

If this is of interest to you, please complete the application form below.

Posted: 9 August 2019

eDM expert.

Do you have experience creating engaging and visually appealing eDM content? Are you passionate about making a difference by driving action through eDM? Would you like to help us promote leadership workshops and programmes and inspire people to take that next leadership step? We are looking for someone who can develop and execute an eDM strategy to engage and inspire our database, and promote our leadership workshops and programmes.

Time commitment: Minimum 3 month position, 5 hours per week.

Location: In our Auckland CBD office, or remote with regular virtual meetings (depending on experience).

If this is of interest to you, please complete the application form below.

Posted: 9 August 2019

Copy writer.

We're looking for a creative thinker with excellent writing and research skills, who has a passion for women's empowerment and a sustainable end to hunger. They need to be able to write uplifting and inspiring content to help us engage people in the work of The Hunger Project and compel them to take action.

They will write and edit copy for a variety of projects, campaigns and platforms (including print, web, video and social media). They need to be able to work autonomously and have the initiative to research to understand the work of The Hunger Project. They need to be able to thrive in a collaborative environment and work to deadlines.

Objectives of this Role

  • Write fresh copy that connects with the desired audience and drives action.
  • Comfortably vary voice, style, and other characteristics depending on product or target audience at hand.
  • Research and understand The Hunger Project's needs and target audiences.

Time commitment: Minimum 3 month position, 5 hours per week.

Location: In our Auckland CBD office, or remote with regular virtual meetings (depending on experience).

If this is of interest to you, please complete the application form below.

Posted: 2 August 2019

Volunteer today!

Volunteers are essential to our organisation - from big projects to just making stuff happen.

If you would like to apply for one of the roles above, have other skills you think could be of service to our organisation, or just want to be involved in some way, please complete the form below. We'll match your skills and qualities to our needs and get in touch with you about the next steps.

Your personal information.

Your emergency contact person.

Your volunteering experience.

You're 'Why'.

Your skills.

Social Media Expert
eDM Expert
Groovy Movie Volunteer
Event Support
Copy Writer
Reporting and proposal writing
None of these

Your availability.

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Other.