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Voluntary

About the organisation

African Development Choices (ADC) is a non-profit organisation working to improve the well-being of children and communities in Africa. We do t... Read more

Job Description

African Development Choices (ADC) is a non-profit organisation on a mission to improve the well-being of children and communities in Africa. Google us and visit our website to find out more about us.

Join us and become part of a team that is changing lives in Africa.

Below are the responsibilities and requirements of a Fundraising Volunteer.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and identify new fundraising opportunities
  • Build relationships with high profile and high net worth individuals, including celebrities, as potential donors to ADC
  • Write grant applications to charitable trusts, foundations and other institutional funders and build relationships with them
  • Plan and execute online and offline fundraising activies
  • Create or update donor databases
  • Build relationships with charitable trusts, foundations and other institutional funders
  • Contact corporate representatives, government officials, universities/schools, or community leaders to increase awareness of ADC causes and activities
  • Make presentations to major donors
  • Liaise with social media team to promote, market, or advertise fundraising events
  • Liaise with events organising team to define fundraising objectives for events
  • Attend networking events, meetings, or conferences to solicit donations or sponsorships
  • Manage and motivate a team of volunteers who engage in fundraising activities
  • Write and send letters of thanks to donors
  • Recruit more volunteers to join the fundraising team
  • Be an ambassador for ADC and our work

Requirements:

  • Experience contacting or reaching out to donors in an NGO setting (desirable)
  • Background in sales or marketing or willingness to learn (desirable)
  • Work with a target and be motivated to reach it
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Available to work at least 7 hours a week

We look forward to receiving your application.

Team ADC