Volunteer Opportunities At SPI in Istanbul
Our refugee support programs are run by SPI team with great help from a dedicated team of volunteers from Syria, Turkey, Australia, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Europe who sustain our different educational and livelihood through their volunteer work.
Please watch this instructional video before you apply
Services and Safety Standards at SPI Community Center
Basic Medical Kits
24/7 Security Cameras
1 Meal a day for staff and volunteers
Close to Main Public Transportation
5 floors covered with wireless and wired cabled internet
Work Computers & a Computer Lab
Recent Volunteers Stories
Two years ago I came to Istanbul to visit friends for 3 months and see
We Care, We Act – Humanitarian Volunteer Management Project Learnings Dived Into Our Summer Program!
Photo Credit: Hille Hanso As we Small Projects Istanbul are moving towards professional volunteer recruitment
Since the start of the war in Syria in 2011, Istanbul has become a place
3 Steps Application Process
- GENERAL VOLUNTEER WORK GUIDELINES
- JOB GUIDELINES
- Application Form
GENERAL VOLUNTEER WORK GUIDELINES
Before volunteering on any of Small Projects Istanbul (SPI) project, each volunteer must carefully read the Volunteer Guidelines and the Release and Waiver of Liability, fill out the Volunteer Information Form and check the box indicating agreement and acceptance.
When you have completed the Volunteer Form please print it out hand deliver it to a representative of SPI along with a copy of your personal identification (copy of current driver’s license or copy of Passport) before you volunteer.
s you volunteer with us here in Istanbul to help and support the refugee families, you may also help with communications, grant-writing and other administrative tasks; or even provide childcare while parents attend work or training sessions organized within the work of our social enterprise projects.
To learn more about our programs and activities, visit our enrichment and integration programs page.
To learn more about our community center, please read this blog post.
Pick up procedure
In an emergency
Waiver & release
Assumption of risk
I agree that in the event that any clause or provision of this Waiver shall be held to be invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such clause or provision shall not otherwise affect the remaining provisions of this Release which shall continue to be enforceable.