Internships, Volunteers, and Fellowships

Sari Bari has many opportunities for on-site volunteers in Kolkata, India and Fort Wayne, Indiana. We are seeking skilled individuals who can commit their time, talent, and energy to helping fulfill our mission.

Life-changing work

There is nothing like participating in someone else’s freedom journey.  You are invited to partner with Sari Bari as we journey toward freedom together.

Use your creativity for justice

Sari Bari is always looking for creatives who want to use their talents for good!  If you are an artist or a wordsmith or simply a creative who wants to learn something new and put those creative talents to work for the cause freedom, we want you!

Be a grassroots change-maker

From the villages of West Bengal to the alleys of the red light area, Sari Bari is seeking justice for women and children. Join us as we continue to build programs that support economic justice, healthcare, education and gender justice.

A wealth of experience awaits

Care about business and want partner with a company that makes an impact on the triple bottom line (People, Profit and Planet)? Want to know how business can do good in the world?  How business can create change? Join us in Kolkata and be apart of company that is redeeming business.

Give us a hand in the USA

Volunteer in Fort Wayne

We have many hands on opportunities for volunteers in our US office in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

  • Current Volunteer Opportunities available:
  • Fulfillment Assistants
  • Special Event Volunteers
  • Volunteer Event Coordinators
  • Non Profit Marketing Intern
  • Monthly Shipment Assistants
  •  On call volunteers

Stop by the shop M-F 9:00am-4:00pm at 1008 N Wells St, Fort Wayne, IN 46808  or email us at We would love to meet you!  

See full volunteer opportunity list 


Give us a hand in India


Interns will spend a minimum of 6 months at Sari Bari full-time. Internships are project and skills based. Internships are self-funded, and Sari Bari will provide some logistical assistance with housing. 

Current internship opportunities are available in the areas of:

  • Design
  • Product Design
  • Marketing & Social Media
  • Photography & Video
  • Web Development
  • Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Nursing
  • Education & Staff development: teaching English, computer skills, etc.

Internship Inquiries must be submitted at least 3 to 6 months prior to arrival.

Don't be shy apply! 



Volunteers spend 1 to 6 months at Sari Bari doing part-time work. Volunteers primarily help with day-to-day operations of Sari Bari by doing simple tasks. Projects may be available depending on skill set and length of time at Sari Bari. Volunteers are responsible for their own housing.

Volunteer Inquiries must be submitted at least 2 months prior to arrival.

That time spent three months in Kolkata. By Jona Peck

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Sari Bari Fellows will commit to a minimum of one year at Sari Bari full-time. Fellows positions are project and skills based. Fellows positions are self-funded, and Sari Bari will provide logistical assistance with housing.

Fellows Job Descriptions (Now hiring for 2019)
Social Media Manager 
SB Product Designer 
SB Visual Communications Designer 
Social Work FELLOW
Nursing Community Health FELLOW
Developmentt Non-Profit Admin FELLOW
Education & Leadership Development FELLOW
Fellowship Inquires must be submitted at least 3 to 6 months prior to arrival.


Visit Us

Visitors are welcome at our Kolkata locations to hear the story of Sari Bari, visit the facility, meet the staff, and purchase products.

Visiting Hours
Visits are offered on Mondays at 3 p.m. and Thursdays at 3 p.m. and last about one hour.

For the protection of the Sari Bari women and work environment, visits are not offered at other times. Please note that there are also times when Sari Bari is unable to host visitors.

Visit Request Form
Please submit the Visit Request Form at least two weeks prior to desired visit date.

Visit Us

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