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Charity Fundraiser

Manage the fundraising for the organization

About the Program

Location Tanzania Start date As soon as possible, Full Time Internship Compensation Voluntary position, accommodation provided, conditions negotiable 

We want to aspire a place where people are creatively inspired within a hand reach to participate in an affordable and sustainable building culture. For this, we need the necessary funding and someone to help us with the financial overview.We face an rapid changing building culture, due to modern influences, climate change and environmental policies. These factors lead to poor building qualities and living situations. This results to poverty and disastrous consequences for the environment. 

You, as volunteer, design and oversee the fundraising of the organization by organizing income-generating activities, applying for funds or subsidies and establishing (corporate) sponsorship. This role will require a motivated, independent, adventurous and forward-thinking individual to work on several programs to guarantee the organization´s growth. This position is perfect for those wanting to strengthen their experience and expertise when looking for a career in development cooperation. The position gives insight into all of the many facets of the running and expanding of a development organisation.

Mostly you will work in our office in Moshi, and sometimes in our Zanzibar office. You will meet partners in the Kilimanjaro region and sometimes accompanine to construction site to see how it's going and discover how to raise funds for the programs first hand.

You will be able to work side by side with the founder of the organization, the Organizational Manager, the NGO partner organisations and all the interesting people that cross our path. You will not only help the organization, but also be able to learn and experience to be part of the interesting and exciting processes that a growing organization is going through.

A financial background is not at all obligated, all material is located in our offices. Just be motivated and adventurous to complete our team in Tanzania!

Suitable for


Typical day


  • Motivating and facilitating supporters to maximise the funds they raise
  • Inspiring new supporters to raise money, while maintaining and developing relationships with existing supporters
  • Developing new and imaginative fundraising activities
  • Raising awareness of the charity and its work at local and national levels, e.g. by giving talks to groups or seeking photo opportunities with the media
  • Developing and coordinating web-based fundraising, online auctions and merchandise sales
  • Increasing funds by researching and targeting charitable trusts whose criteria match the charity's aims and activities
  • Developing and implementing a strategy for individual and corporate supporter recruitment and development
  • Overseeing corporate fundraising, including employee giving and matched giving from employers
  • Managing and updating databases to record donor contact and preference information
  • Writing applications and mail-shots, using direct mailing to reach a wide range of potential and current donors
  • Making risk analyses and balancing time-cost ratios to focus effort on the most appropriate fundraising activities with the highest chance of success
  • Apply for grants, government funding or development prices

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Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s).
Language Skills
You need to speak English (fluently)
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
•Confident/fluency in spoken and written English
•Excellent written, and oral communication skills
•Experienced internet skills and online research
•Good research skills via alternate forms
•Ability to form partnerships with universities, NGO´s, local and foreign partners
•Computer literate
•Proficiency with MS Office
•High motivation
•Work well with others & independently.
•Ability to work under pressure, manage own workload and meet deadlines.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 09:00 - 17:00

Any questions? Just ask. We at C-re-a.i.d. are happy to help you.

Free-time activities

There are lots of things to do in the Kilimanjaro region:

Off course there is a Kilimanjaro trip and several safari options. This is rather expensive but totally worth is when you are in Tanzania for a longer time. We have an office in Zanzibar so you will defiantly have the time to visit this subtropical island.There are several hikes who are not expensive at all. You can go around by bike, play tennis or golf. We are participating in a weekly running club and ultimate frisbee team. In our hostel, their is always time to have a beer or play volleybal among friends

Water Sports


What's included?
Accommodation, cleaning lady, laundry service, cooking gas and electricity is covered in this fee. 

Different conditions are applicable depending on the length of your stay.
Medium Term (1 years)
Accomodation included
€150/month after 6 months (1 year min. stay)

Short Term (3-11 months)
Accomodation included
Visa included
Minimum donation of €600 (This amount can be fundraised)
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

No worries, Volunteer World supports you in raising funds, checking your visa regulations and travel insurance. We also assist you in finding the cheapest flights for your journey.

Your accommodation is reserved at the C-re-aid house. All C-re-aid interns will stay together in this large house, where also the office of C-re-aid is. The accommodation offers shared rooms; there is a kitchen with fridge (where you can store and prepare your own food), 2 bathrooms, 2 toilets, a communal area and the office.  Laundry service and cleaning lady are included. You’ll find everything you need here and surely feel at home.

Our house is safe and secure and offers on site security throughout the night. 

Dorm Room
Internet Access
Good access at the project site
Costs (Prices in USD)
12 weeks (min. stay)
50 weeks (max. stay)

You can volunteer at the project site in Moshi/Tanzania between 12 weeks and 50 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. C-re-a.i.d. will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with C-re-a.i.d. during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

Get ready to volunteer in Tanzania

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Visa Regulations
Depending on your nationality, you have to arrange your visa for Tanzania. Please check the visa regulations for Tanzania.
Travel Seasons
Find out the best time to volunteer in Tanzania and receive information on weather and climatic conditions.
Living Costs
Living costs vary with each destination. We give an overview of what you should plan as an estimated budget to volunteer in Tanzania.
Generally, volunteering abroad involves certain costs. In case you need financial support, we will assist you to fundraise your volunteer program in Tanzania.

What's next?

The nearest airport is Kilimanjaro (JRO) in Kilimanjaro. We assist you to find cheap flights to Tanzania.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Tanzania provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccine Checker
If you are intending to volunteer in Tanzania you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Tanzania.
What can you do in leisure-time in Tanzania while you are not working at your volunteer opportunity?
Moshi, Moshi, Tanzania

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