Volunteer Action Network is seeking fundraising and grant writing volunteers or interns to help us diversify our funding sources through a variety of methods. You will receive support and training from our Program Director or from the coordinator. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain hands-on experience fundraising for a Nonprofit Organization that is making a positive difference in the lives of women and their families in Uganda.
· To plan and organize fundraising events both online and local events
· Researching and applying for grants
· To help us find private and business donors
· Volunteers must work at least 20 hours per week
· Experience English
· Minimum 1-month time commitment although 3 moths and above is better
· Knowledge and experience with fundraising, grant writing and event organizing is highly desirable
Volunteer Action Network is located in Gulu, Northern Uganda which is a post conflict region but on a course of recovery and development. Our mission is to empower underserved women in Uganda through socio-economic, health education and leadership programs, creating opportunities while strengthening families and communities. It seeks to offer women leadership and empowerment abilities required to lead successful dignified lives.
While volunteering or interning with us we offer ongoing support and supervision and can help organize taxi pickups, local accommodations and even cultural classes. All volunteers and interns will also receive our Pre-Departure PowerPoint, invitations and Introduction during their internship at the NGO.
These positions are perfect for someone seeking meaningful volunteer or internship experience in Uganda with an opportunity to support women who are on their journey to walk their way out of poverty with dignity.
Volunteer Action Network is seeking fundraising and grant writing volunteers or interns to help us diversify our funding sources through a variety of methods. You will receive support and training from our Program Director or from the…