Volunteer Opportunity

Fundraising Volunteer

Posted by
Seed Community Relief
Kampala, Central Region, Uganda
Published 16 days ago
Fundraising Volunteer

The Fundraising volunteer will have the opportunity to support the development department raising funds for our work. Your duties include:

- Conducting prospect research; updating donor/prospect profiles.

- Identifying new funding opportunities for Seed Community Relief.

- Writing grants and Letter Of Interest (LOI) to support our work.

- Conducting fundraising campaigns to raise funds for the execution of Organization activities.

- Developing online donation programs.

- Support identifying, crafting grants, and building relationships with donor partners.

- Research and identify potential funders.

- Assisting in fundraising from small trusts and foundations.

- Draft initial correspondence with potential donors and

supporters and following up the contact.  

- Draft funding applications and performance reports.

- Review supporters’ engagement with Fair Trials International and record involvement.

- Thank and update supporters.

-  Assist with planning fundraising events and drafting funding materials.  

- Assist with maintaining the fundraising database, ensuring

accuracy and consistency across the records.

- Maintain up‐to‐date filing systems, both manual and electronic as appropriate.


- Highly organized and able to prioritize a workload.

- Keen attention to detail and flexible team player.

- A willingness to be flexible according to the demands of Seed Community Relief.

- Ability to work independently and manage own time.

- Sympathetic to the values of Seed Community Relief.

- Ability to summarize information and present it in clear and compelling way.

- Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Access and good general office skills.

- Self-motivated and able to multi-task.

- Positive attitude and excellent communication skills.

- Ability to meet deadlines and adjust to changing priorities.

- Must learn quickly& thrive in a highly demanding society.

- Research, writing, editing and proof-reading skills.

- Dependable, reliable, honest & trustworthy.


- Must be 18 years old and above.

- Must own / have access to a computer for this volunteer project.

- University degree/diploma or equivalent required.

- High knowledge in English (spoken, written and reading).

- Computer Literacy and experience with Fundraising Platforms, Microsoft Office, Zoom, Microsoft teams and Skype.


- You will gain experience in the non-profit sector and improved project management.

- Potential opportunity after Volunteering to join Seed Community Relief partners worldwide.

- You will be exposed to Seed Community Relief programs and opportunities.

- This Volunteering opportunity is not paid for; however, there is the potential for academic credit

- Help you learn new skills and create a better work-life balance.

- Improved socialization, etiquette and interaction with Seed Community Relief leaders.

- Help you meet new people including donor partners, hence a strong network.

- Help you make friends and advance your career.

Working Schedule:

- 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

- All job duties may be done from home as long as you have internet

- Weekly online meetings Seed Community Relief staff and Volunteer briefings will be done online.

- This Volunteer opportunity will run for six (6) months.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter highlighting any experience in fundraising, community organizing, volunteer work, or skill related work or past projects.

The Fundraising volunteer will have the opportunity to support the development department raising funds for our work. Your duties include:

- Conducting prospect research; updating donor/prospect profiles.

- Identifying new funding…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    November 1, 2021
    8:00 AM GMT+3
    5:00 AM UTC
  • End Date
    April 30, 2022
    4:00 PM GMT+3
    1:00 PM UTC
  • Recurrence
    One time only
  • Fee Required: $300


Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Old Port Bell Rd, Kampala, Uganda
Mirage Plaza

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