Photographs of volunteers with children from Abokobi, Ghana and its surrounding villages.


Share your skills, inspire change and together we can make a difference

What is SYVF?

Smart Youth Volunteers Foundation is a non-profit organization located in rural village in the Greater –Accra, region, Ghana dedicated to providing real opportunities for young people to get involve in voluntary work. SYVF is committed to serving the needs of young people between the ages of 11 and 25.

What we do- Mission Statement

- Building a network of youth volunteers for a better world.
- Promoting the advancement of education in rural areas.
- Facilitating active youth participation in developmental issues.
- Promoting youth-led projects, completion, awards, and recognition of young people positive contribution.
- Increasing collaborations among youth organisations by sharing information and resources.

Why we do it?

o To enable young people take active part in developmental issues and community work.
o To provide opportunity for young people to fulfil their potential as empowered individuals and members of groups, communities and the society.
o To incorporate the spirit of voluntarism in young people.


Youth Education and Leisure Activities
Youth Participation and Youth Rights
Gender and Youth Development
Environmental and Sustainable Development
Youth and Information and Communication Technology

Target Group

Rural youth
Young women and men


Computer Literary Project
Community Library Project
Farming Project
Coastal and Marine Protection project

Types of Volunteering

Community Volunteering
Conservational Volunteering
Teaching Volunteering
Health Care Volunteering
Agricultural Farming Volunteering

Volunteers Wanted!!

SYVF welcomes volunteers! Opportunities include

· Serving on Committee.
· Helping out to lunch the student success story competition.
· Helping out during celebration of International Day of Volunteers in December.
· Other fundraising
· Assisting with office administration
· Assisting with hospitality during the Annual Meeting and Dinner.

Please inquire through the SYVF office by clicking to email here or call 00233-244-627949.

Thank you for your support and co-operation!