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If you are interested in volunteering for Medical Teams International, please note the following:
- Volunteers for Medical Teams International donate their time and services and do not receive financial compensation. If you are interested in employment opportunities, please see Careers.
- Medical Teams International accepts volunteers who are 16 years of age or older.
- We ask our volunteers for a minimum service commitment of at least 10 hours per month for at least six months.
To apply for volunteering, please download the Volunteer Application, and complete and return it according to the instructions in the application. You will receive a packet of information regarding next steps within 7-10 business days after submission of your application.
After sending us your completed volunteer application, the next step is to attend a Volunteer Orientation! You will receive an invitation in the mail with dates of upcoming orientation. Look for new dates soon!
Volunteer Opportunities in Oregon
Help us prepare our medical supplies and equipment for shipment to more than 100 countries. Positions include sorting, packing, data entry, driving, palletizing and other general support tasks. Flexible shifts during weekday business hours.
REAL. LIFE. Exhibit Greeter
Greet visitors and groups at our multi-sensory exhibit. Flexible weekday shifts, evenings and weekends available. See REAL. LIFE. Exhibit for more information.
General Office Assistants provide clerical help for our staff. Flexible shifts during weekday business hours. We recruit General Office volunteers on an as-needed basis. If you are interested in the volunteer opportunities above, please contact Karrie Hamilton at email@example.com or 503.624.1011.
Please check back for the most current General Office volunteer opportunities.
Database Volunteer (Temporary Position): Volunteer will transfer documents form one database to a newer one. It will help our Marketing & Development department reduce errors which will have a direct impact on fundraising for our mission. For more information please view the position description.
Oral Health Instructors: Promote good oral health practices through presentations to groups (primarily children) encouraging them to take care of their teeth using preventative measures such as brushing, flossing, eating a healthy diet, etc. For more information please view the position description.
Volunteer Videographer: Volunteer will assist our Marketing Department by helping shoot and create videos for internal, web and social media use as well as edit video footage. For more information please view the position description.
Administrative and Bilingual Support (Creole): We are currently recruiting for a volunteer to support the Latin American / Caribbean Department primarily by translating documents (Creole / English and French/English) and occasionally helping to interpret conference calls between MTI staff, volunteers, and key stakeholders in the region. Computers are available in our Tigard Headquarters, but this position could be done at home as well. For more information please view the position description.
If you are interested in the volunteer opportunities above, please contact Karrie Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org or 503.624.1011.
Mobile Dental Program
Dentists, hygienists and chair-side assistants with current, appropriate state licenses help us provide much-needed services for those in our communities. For more information, please see the Mobile Dental Volunteer page.
Engage your group with a community service project! Your service time can include a tour of our REAL. LIFE. Exhibit. Select Weekday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. available. To inquire and reserve one of these dates for your group please e-mail Karrie Hamilton or call her at 503.624.1011 to learn more. . Click here for more information [PDF].
Apply to Volunteer
To take the next step to volunteering with us, please download the volunteer application. You will receive a packet of information regarding next steps within 7-10 business days upon submission of your application.