Are you a graphic designer? Put your passion to good use by helping a social enterprise whose mission is to support rural artisanal Cambodian women with a sustainable income.
Volunteer Project Brief
- Suitable for: Young Professionals with at least 3 years experience in Graphic Design
- Project type: Unpaid Virtual Volunteer Project
- Location: at Home
- Duration: as required to complete the deliverables
- Reports to: Director and Founder
- Design on-offline campaign material and presentation material: brochure, pamphlet, leaflet, postcard, business card, stands, product info tags, banner, packaging.
- Design online material: template newsletter, templates Instagram stories.
- Minimum of 3 years experience in graphic design
- Good command of the English language
- Extensive knowledge of Photoshop, Indesign, and Illustrator
Personal qualities and attitudes to be successful in the project
- Good organisation and time management skills
- Patient and open-minded approach
- Enthusiastic and personable
- Professional, honest and reliable Independence, as you will get the guidance you want and need but will be given space to do your work independently
- Copy of relevant qualifications
- Portfolio with former graphic design campaigns
- Make an impact – You will experience the satisfaction of contributing to an organization that positively affects the lives of local artisanal women
- Expand your professional skills – A unique look into the inner workings of a start-up in a developing country that is slowly moving towards a new phase
The Host Organization – Manava
- Translated from Sanskrit,Manava means humankind. MANAVA was founded in 2016 and is a social enterprise created to support rural Cambodian artisanal women for a stable and sustainable future.
- They work closely with rural artisanal women from Krobey Riel village, near Siem Reap, Cambodia and they create quality designed hand-woven rattan products, such as bags and baskets.
- Their goal is to support their team of artisans with a stable and financial future. They do this by providing them a fair income, offering quality level weaving training and a life skills education.
- The social enterprise is currently providing 24 female artisans a fair income. Since the female artisans joined them, their family contribution has increased significantly by 100%. The enterprise intends to bring people closer to each other by introducing Cambodia’s culture and ancient crafts to consumers all over for a more ethical and sustainable world.
- The brand is striving to reach out to the International market and they need your help!