ERDT Volunteer Ventures’ Professional Development Programs

ERDT Volunteer Ventures offers 3-10 week professional development programs in a wide variety of fields.

Volunteer Ventures Professional Development Program provides students and young professionals with meaningful hands-on training while volunteering in a dynamic organization. These programs help participants develop and strengthen professional skills in an environment that enriches their academic experiences.   Professional Development opportunities generally involve placement at a local non-profit agency or public service office.  As with all ERDT enVision programs, participants live with American host families, who arrange for their daily transportation to the agency where they are engaging in their volunteer work.

Professional Development opportunities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Local non-profit agencies
  • Local Schools
  • Municipal Community Development Department
  • Fire Department
  • Police Department
  • Municipal General Services Department
  • Municipal Library Department
  • Mayor’s Office
  • Municipal Human Resources Department