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Please Donate Your Used Camera!

In mid-December, the Boston University arm of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program (a State Department-sponsored educational exchange initiative) will run a photo essay camp for human trafficking survivors in Uganda, with support from the U.S. Embassy and the Peace Corps. We could really use your used, but usable, digital camera that you no longer use!

Camp participants will document local cultural topics along with cross-cutting issues such as gender equality and climate change.‚Äč The materials will be compiled into a printed book with web-enabled formats, and a gallery exhibition, which will be disseminated through the Peace Corps, the BU Humphrey Program, and other channels.

Contact: Cyrus Konstantinakos,

Posted: 11/28/2015; Expires 12/24/2015


Passport Specialist, U.S. Department of State, Boston Passport Agency

The Passport Specialist position is a full time federal position within the Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs, Passport Services Directorate. Positions are located at the Boston Passport Agency and at other passport agencies around the country. Excellent benefits, including a tuition reimbursement program, are available. For more information and to apply, interested individuals with non-competitive eligibility (NCE) can email or their cover letter confirming eligibility for NCE and interest in the position, a resume fully supporting their qualifications for the position, and a college transcript (with supporting documentation) confirming they meet one of the job's educational requirements.


Contact: Michael Wood,

Posted: 11/28/2015; Expires: 12/31/2015; #3551


Volunteer with seniors, practice your Spanish, have fun!

The Resident Services Program at IBA is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help out in workshops and activities with residents in the Villa Victoria low-income housing development in the South End. Activities and hours are flexible, and range from calling the numbers at BINGO, helping in an arts and crafts workshop, or bring our own ideas! We focus on health and recreation for our senior residents, most of whom speak Spanish but Chinese speakers are also highly desireable!


Contact: Lauren Bard,

Posted: 11/28/2015; Expires: 11/1/2016; #3546


Department of State Job Opening

The US Department of State is actively recruiting RPCVs with non competitive eligibility for immediate openings in Boston and other domestic locations.


Contact: Michael Wood,

Posted: 11/28/2015; Expires: 1/1/2016; #3539


J-PAL: Initiative Administrator

This is a full-time administrative position at J-PAL, the Poverty Action Lab at MIT. Please see for job description and to apply.


Contact: David Sears,

Posted: 10/30/2015; Expires: 11/30/2015; #3530


D-Prize wants to award you or someone you know up to $20,000 to alleviate poverty

Select one of our global health, energy, education, or corruption challenges and then pitch your two-page idea to D-Prize by December 30th. Up to 15 winners will be awarded seed capital and given support to launch a pilot. Join the competition at

Posted: 11/28/2015; Expires: 1/1/2016


Make a difference for lonely seniors. Volunteer today!

Do you miss interacting with individuals from various backgrounds and cultures? At FriendshipWorks we are doing our best to reduce isolation among the elderly. Spend an hour a week listening, grabbing a coffee, going shopping etc. befriending an elder. Volunteers are also needed for our medical escort program, Spanish speaking progam, pet visitation and assisting with one time projects.


Contact: Amy O'Dea, or (617) 482-1510

Posting #090415-00

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