As our work and vision continues to grow, we need more and more help to grow our team from its currently very small size to a sizable but nimble group of people who can join us on our journey.

To work with us, send an email with the title “Volunteer Position” and details of how you’d like to work with us to alh [@] alonghouse . com 

Here’s a list of positions we’re currently looking out for:


We are interested in translators working between the lingua franca of most African countries especially between English and the following languages: French, Portuguese, Arabic, Swahili.

Media Editors

The task of media editors will generally be to help in creating and editing videos, sounds, and images and other multimedia platforms and genres.


We have ongoing work/projects that require lots of research and looking through plus making archives. The task of the researcher/archivist will be to help find resources, materials, etc that will enrich the general vision of A Long House.

Copy Editors

Copy editors help us proofread and ensure that technical details concerning work to be published are in order. Copy editors might also help in fact-checking.


Design/layout volunteer collaborates with the team on basic text formatting and works with the editors to conceptualize future issues by A Long House

Web Managers

Web Managers will work closely with the team to keep the platform functional, carry out routine checks, maintain and update the website.