Deeper Missions is a young and vibrant, all-volunteer organization so there are many ways you can get involved. From short-term, specialty tasks to longer-term position-specific activities abroad, there is something for everyone who has a heart for serving some of the most challenged communities in the world.
— Volunteer with us at events and conferences
— Web design and administration (Virtual)
— Guest blogger/researcher
Volunteer Positions/Responsibilities in the USA (some Virtual)
February 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Update From Sierra Leone
Since arriving in Sierra Leone Monday, I have spent a couple days at the school for the deaf where Deeper Missions installed solar electricity in 2013 and waterless composting latrines in 2011. Since then, the […]
December 18th, 2015|Comments Off on Holiday Parties and Talking Sanitation
Whenever there’s a gathering of people, conversation turns to topics most common and relevant to the group (or at least most common and relevant to the most talkative in the group). This is no different […]
— 69% of Sub-Saharan Africa population is without access to improved sanitation while every year, food and water tainted with fecal matter cause up to 2.5 billion cases of diarrhea among children under five, resulting in 1.5 million child deaths
— 66% of the Sub-Saharan Africa population live without access to electricity and in order to reach universal access by 2030, 55% of new connections will need be off-grid
— Only 61% of the population in sub-Saharan Africa have improved sources of drinking water with women and girls being most affected by the disparities in access; they are most likely to be the main water carriers for families
Deeper Missions projects serve to help break the cycle by introducing sustainable, repeatable clean technology projects for communities to heal, increasing their chances at thriving.