Get Involved

How to Help

We’re always looking for skilled volunteers, consultants, and donors.

Teaching in Sopjam Village

Right now, we’re focusing on the iQuEST pilot project and we need help to finish building the VS-Pi, and to continue to discover effective, enduring approaches which can improve access to resources, increase the economic power of communities, and – most importantly – build trust and mutual respect between people in the developed and developing worlds.

Some of our current volunteer needs are defined below, but if there’s another way you can contribute, let us know!

STRATEGY
As we continue to develop overall strategy for curriculum, deployment, and fundraising, we need help from experienced educators, proposal writers, and general consultants.

COMMUNICATIONS
In order to spread the mission of Village Science and continue to increase the number of communities impacted, we need help from:

-AdWords analysts
-SEO experts
-Writers: for blog posts, strategy documents, technical writing, fundraising proposals and grants
-Social media experts
-Graphic designers or art directors
-Photographers

DEVELOPMENT
We’re striving to develop a solution that will benefit as many students as possible, so we need help from developers with expertise in any of the following areas:

Django, Raspberry Pi, WordPress, MySQL, Unix, PHP, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, Discourse, GIT

If you’re a developer interested in helping, check out our Installation and Development page. Reach out via our contact form and we’ll get back to you quickly to discuss how we can work together!

LEGAL
Growth involves contracts. If you are a legal expert interested in helping us review documents, please contact us.