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Sagrema foundation Community projects

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Sagrema foundation
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Mbita, Homa Bay County, Kenya
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Published 5 months ago

VOLUNTEERS' TASKS ON ORGANIZATION'S NEEDS:

Volunteers will participate in projects of their choice that serve the local community or a family. The projects are continually evolving and as such may change with time. However, here is what you can expect to be involved in:

1. Organizing crowd or online fundraises in your home country or your residential country:

We have projects that require financial support for improvement/development, help and or organize online and/or crowdfunding campaign to support these projects, and needy vulnerable learners in our schools on the Islands of Lake Victoria in Kenya

• (skills: fund-raising)

2. Research & recommend funding options:

there are various funding opportunities for nonprofits like USAID and we need help researching and understanding the options available to us

● (Skills: Fund-raising, Research & Analytics)

3. Write funding grant proposals:

we need experts in grant writing to help us prepare and write professional grant proposals to relevant funding agencies

Assist in writing a grant proposal to enable women and youth groups get grants from relevant funding agencies

● (Skills: Fund-raising, Content Writing – English)

4. Review & amend a specific document:

We write specific document (report, grant proposal etc.) and before submitting them we would love a native English speaker to proofread them.

● (Skills: Content Writing – English)

5. Edit and/or Create a compelling fund-raising video for us:

We would like to create a compelling videos about our organization in general and/or a specific project for fund-raising purposes. We will provide the content but we need a video expert to put them all together and tell a great story

● (skills: Video Editing, Content Writing – English)

6. Develop a responsive website:

We would really love to have someone to develop a responsive, Google-friendly site; this task would need to include all back and front end development and design, a Content Management System for our internal use, content upload (we will provide all the content - text, images and videos etc.), and delivery of source code upon completion.

● (Skills: Web Development, CMS (e.g. WordPress), Website Builders e.g. WIX)

7. Update our website:

Occasionally we need to update certain areas or pages in our website (content, photos, news etc.) and we would love someone to help us with this here and there!

● (Skills: CMS (e.g. WordPress), Website Builders e.g. WIX)

8. Fix technical issues in our website:

Occasionally we have bugs or issues with our website and we would love someone to help us here and there when this happens!

● (Skills: Web Development)

9. Write posts in English for our Websites, FB page, LinkedIn page, Instagram page and other related social media pages:

We are always looking for people who can help us promote our work on social media. Even just a few posts are a great start for us! help in and or designing a serious and compelling website, Instagram page, Facebook page with serious demonstrative actions to viewers.

● (Skills: Social Media Marketing, Content Writing – English)

10. Setup & optimize our Facebook page:

We do not have a good Facebook page and would love someone to set up a compelling page for our nonprofit to showcase our mission and work

● (Skills: Social Media Marketing)

11. Setup & optimize our Instagram page:

We do not have a good Instagram page and would love someone to set up a compelling page for our nonprofit to showcase our mission and work

● (Skills: Social Media Marketing)

12. Design a brochure/report layout:

we often need to prepare reports or brochures for our donors and partners and we would love a great design template we can use as a basis for such purposes.

● (Skills: Graphic Design)

13. Design a PowerPoint template:

we often need to present to our donors and partners and we would love to have a well-designed template we can use as a basis for our presentations.

● (Skills: Graphic Design)

14. Design our logo:

We would like to design a compelling logo that would convey the mission of our organization

● (Skills: Graphic Design)

15. We are Looking for someone ready to support and formally prepare Women and Youths microfinance initiatives groups - (table banking, merry go round, financial and bookkeeping literacy, business administration and management)

16. We are in need of support and improvement of the status of our organic and perm-culture farmers (fishermen, poultry keepers, animals keepers, crop growers)

17. Help us get supportive and development conscious personnel for our environmental initiatives and Ecological projects 

18. Teachers of both academic and co curriculum (Teaching academic subjects in class and sports activities).

19. There is a high need to get well-wishers help in supporting the disadvantaged and the less fortunate in the community (widows, widowers, the aged and those disowned by the society).

20. Help in improving computer literacy to community members and or children

* Sharing business skills with the members so that they can improve their small scale income generating activities and other side businesses.

* Train the members in basic computer skills so that they can be able to use these skills to earn a living in life.

* Teach bookkeeping to rural members so they can keep track of their small scale businesses.

* Share any other skills that may help improve the education of the disadvantaged and the less fortunate students in the society.

* Sensitize the community about human rights and best ways of reducing domestic violence in families.

21. You can also Just come, without any relevant skill to tour, relax and enjoy the weather, breeze & climate around the Islands in Lake Victoria and learn the residents' way of living you are welcome.

VOLUNTEERS' TASKS ON ORGANIZATION'S NEEDS:

Volunteers will participate in projects of their choice that serve the local community or a family. The projects are continually evolving and as such may change with time. However, here is what you…

Details at a Glance

  • Date
    May 15, 2025
    8:00 AM - 11:59 PM GMT+3
    5:00 AM - 8:59 PM UTC
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
Mbita Causeway, Mbita, Kenya

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Instructions:

WE ARE DEALING WITH PROJECTS IN:

Schools and Learning, Women and Youths' Empowerment, community Health care, Supporting the Less fortunate Children and households, Community Environmental Initiatives, Organic and Perm-culture Agriculture.

IT IS A TRUST BASED TOTAL FREEDOM, FRIENDLY, RELAXED, MEANINGFUL VOLUNTEERING AND FREE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES' ATMOSPHERE FOR ALL VOLUNTEERS..

We are Looking for Volunteers, Donors, well-wishers, organizations and Foundations to help us initiate and/or improve local community development projects on this Island of Mfangano.

Please Drop an email to collaborate and partner with us on Local grassroot community project(s) OF YOUR CHOICE. 

Before making your decision on which project(s) to support please consult with us for current information on the running projects on the ground, the projects are continually evolving and as such may change with time. However, there is always running projects on the ground that you can expect to get involved in

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