Volunteer to Raise Funds for Stray Animals


Published:

01/19/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Ghana Street
Bamenda
Bamenda
NW
00237
Cameroon

Description

If you have an interest in animal welfare, please consider volunteering your time with us.We are the first NGO in Cameroon to start providing shelter for stray animals.Our passionate and dedicated staff and volunteers care for animals on the streets. Our mission is to end homelessness for animals in Cameroon through rescue, rehabilitation, adoption, community outreach and education.

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress, said Mahatma Gandhi, can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”To educate our people, and especially our children, to humane attitudes and actions towards living things is to preserve and strengthen our nation heritage and the moral values we champion in the world...”John F Kennedy.As a volunteer you will make a difference against the odds by hitting the potholes that millions of unwanted animals are going through in Cameroon. However we have realised the huge amount of abuse, neglect and abandonment of pets throughout our country and to our greatest surprised and shocked, no body has step on to wipe out the tears of the unheard voices.Statistic in Cameroon shows that less than 2% of pets are in loving homes. While more than 90% are stray pets and eat from garbage dumps which are unhealthy.

Feeding: Volunteers drives the streets in our communities every day to monitor the condition of homeless animals as we provide them with food. We also provide food to low income dog animal owners.

Rescue: Volunteers responds to animal welfare issues that are identified by our volunteer feeders or from calls within the community. We follow up on those situations by either educating the owners in question or by rescuing the animal, when we have the resources available.

Foster Homes: Volunteers has a vetted process that allows us to train, temporarily house, feed, medicate, and rehabilitate homeless dogs. This process gives us an opportunity to find our foster animals the appropriate forever/adoptive home.

Veterinarian Care:Volunteers has negotiated reduced cost care from skilled and dedicated veterinarians willing to discount their services to help stray animals.

Community Outreach:Volunteers provides several free services and assistance to the residents in our community including free spay/neuter clinics for qualified individuals, microchip events, vaccination events, dog house donations and food distributions.

Education:Volunteers are dedicated to educating the residents in our community about the importance of animal care, including a commitment to spay or neuter their animals. We believe education is the key to reducing the homeless animal problem in our community so we plan to continually evolve this component of our organization.

Seeds of Change NGO is looking for an inthusiastic and motivated Volunteer who can help us generate funding support and increase community visibility for our services to homeless animals.

As our Volunteer, you will Work within your community and across the country to spread the word and raise funds for this course.

Use your time and effort to raise funds which will have a positive impact on abandoned animals.

Gain invaluable experience fundraising and event-planning.

What We Ask For:

-Individuals and students, you think can tip in a donation

-Individuals,families or groups of any age that are willing to pledge to raise between $500 and $1,000 per year is highly welcome

-A commitment to raising awareness about the issue of animal abandonment.

- Raise funds for a new van for transportation. A van or car donation is welcome.

- A willingness to be our fundraiser ambassidor in your community

What We Offer:

- The knowledge that 100% of the funds you raise will go directly to our Association.This will be use to carry out activities on this animals.

- Experience for your resume or college applications and a strong recommendation in exchange for your dedication.

-The freedom to plan fundraising events that play to your strengths and allow your creative side to take hold

- An opportunity for you or sponsor to visit us and see how will are spending the generated funds.

Remote

Ok

Benefits

Training Provided

Housing Available

Language/Cultural Support Available

We welcome

Groups

Families

International Volunteers

How To Apply

seedsofchg@gmail.com

http://seedsofchange.tk/

E-mail: seedsofchg@gmail.com or lohhygin@yahoo.com

Tel: 00237673909048


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