Fundraising Project for Biomass Green Briquette Fuel Production

Support Environment in Soroti, Uganda


Skills: 
Fundraising
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
13¾ months to 13¾ months
Must Speak: 
English
Benefits: 
Accommodations, Learning Opportunity

We think this is an exciting project for the experienced fundraising professional to support Environment in Soroti, Uganda in exchange for free housing.

Opportunity Details


PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT

The Experteer will be working on soliciting (fundraising) for funds for the project turning waste into bio- fuel briquettes and fertilizer. The project aims to mitigate carbon dioxide emissions and reduce the pressure on local forests through the substitution of non-renewable charcoal with an efficient and renewable alternative. The challenges are getting appropriate funders and fundraising platforms for this project as our staff is not well versed with fundraising strategies. The day-to-day work of the Experteer will be working on the project soliciting for funds in office.

DELIVERABLES

This project will be considered successful if:

  • funds for the project are raised
  • donors are established to avail funds
  • project implementation is started

NEEDED SKILLS:

  • Fundraising

NEEDED LANGUAGES:

  • English

We Provide These Local Benefits


ACCOMMODATION

The Experteer will be sleeping in a staff member's home, its doubled roomed and self-contantained, the Experteer should also have some kitchen skills incase the staff member goes out on official duty and he/she will then have to cook their own meals. 

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY

A chance to gain entrepreneurship skills, marketing skills, and also project development skills.

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

experter will be provided with accomodation in host family catered by organisation

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Organization


Industry: Program Development

Mission: Environment

Size: Small organization: 5 - 25 persons

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