Open role: WASH Programme Manager (Guinea-Bissau)

VMM international development partner organisation WellFound WASH projects

Water and Sanitation Programme Manager (Guinea-Bissau) Overview VMM’s partner organisation (wellfound.org.uk) is a not-for-profit international charity providing water, sanitation and health programmes in West Africa. Since 2005, WellFound has worked in 88 villages providing clean water for over 90,000 people. WellFound works in the remotest villages, which are often not…

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Parish Appeals, and So Does Volunteering

Parish Appeals

It’s The People That You Meet In Your Neighbourhood Since returning from my placement with VMM in Uganda in 2017, I have over the past two years had the opportunity to assist VMM with some Parish Appeals. Initially when asked, I must confess, I was somewhat reluctant; being a member…

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JAM, Justice And Mercy Community

JAM, Partner Organisation

JAM, Justice and Mercy Community, Oyugis, Kenya Established in 1995, JAM is a community development organization, working for the vulnerable. A community development organization, it has since grown from a holiday club for the children orphaned by HIV and AIDS to be a holistic change facilitator serving the orphans, their guardians…

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Insights of a Community Worker, in Western Kenya

Andrew Mbita facilitating KAP Conflict Prevention

A Shared Insight from a VMM International Volunteer in the Field Joseph Masika Mutunga is a long-term volunteer with the Volunteer Mission Movement. His role, as Management Mentor, is supporting community organisations to strengthen their internal systems at governance, operational and management levels, in order to achieve optimum efficiency and sustainability.…

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Open Role: VMM Digital Marketing & Communications Manager (Dublin)

EU Aid Volunteers Logo

Overview VMM International is looking for a Digital Marketing and Communications Manager for an EU-funded consortium project “EU Aid Volunteers – Volunteering for Humanity”. The project involves technical assistance and capacity development of VMM International and 3 European volunteer sending organisations. The Organisation VMM International has 50 years of work in…

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Early Days: An Extract from the Book ‘VMM Stories’

Volunteer Marie O'Meara Kenya 1971

In this, VMM’s 50th anniversary year, we will be serialising some of the personal insights and tales of adventure from volunteers over the years, which have been captured in the ‘VMM Stories’ book, launched at our commemorative, Gala dinner in Dublin last September. A second commemorative event is due in September this year, in Liverpool, with more information to follow. In the…

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