Volunteer with Us
We are on a mission to protect our planet by accelerating access to sustainable living. We are looking for bright and passionate individuals to join our team and contribute to building a better future for our planet.
Who We Are
We are a diverse team of 30+ passionate volunteers from around the world working remotely from around the world including Japan, Australia, Germany, India, Vietnam, and France, united in our mission. Our team is always growing and we are looking forward meeting you!
We value inclusivity, diversity, compassion, responsibility, creativity, innovation, and impact.
Our members are based around the world. Most of us reside in Japan. We accept applications from anywhere, regardless of location. Our meetings are online so as long as you can join the necessary meetings and can succeed in your role, we welcome you.
Language: English & Japanese
Our meetings are held in English, so a minimum of conversational English is needed. However, the work may be done in either English or Japanese.
Your contribution can range from 3-5 hours/week to 15-20 hours/week. It depends on your schedule. We want to make the experience flexible for you so that you can give and get as much value out of your experience working with us.
Period: 3 months minimum
After 3 months, it may be possible to extend the volunteering position and take on newer roles or join different teams. The majority of interns and volunteers contribute for more than 6 months.
We are looking for help in various teams from map expansion, to social media, to business development, to app development, and more. You can check the application form to see more details of what positions are available. We accept applications from highschool students to working professionals who are interested in joining our mission.
Database Management Team
Help increase the listings on our map by researching businesses and shops by sustainability category, and verifying businesses that have been submitted by users.
Photo Management Team
Increase photos for shop pages by contacting shops and users or by taking photos of neighborhood shops.
Social Media Team
Manage and grow our social media presence by creating content and engaging with followers through Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Blogs.
Community Development Team
Contact community members and shop owners to inform them about mamoru. Check the English or Japanese language across the database to make the language is natural and easily understandable. Work on initiatives to engage the community or users and shop owners.
Help increase our visibility through online and offline marketing channels such as through contacting media and writing press releases.
Mobile and Web Development Team
Assist in developing our mobile app and web app for "mamoru" or "mamoru experiences." We need help with UI/UX, frontend development, and backend development.
Business Development Team
Help us build partnerships and new business opportunities through our services. Tasks mainly include research, interviews, responding to inquiries, analyzing and reporting data.
How to Apply