Fundraising officer

LGBT Voice Tanzania is looking for a dynamic and motivated person to help us organize diverse community fundraising activities

LGBT Voice Tanzania is looking for a dynamic and motivated person to help  organize diverse community fundraising activities, conduct research on potential funding opportunities, and participate in developing funding applications

Key Objectives of Volunteer Role

To plan and run successful community fundraising events (academic /sport /music /arts); conduct research on charity funders; and to help develop funding proposals to support LGBT Voice Tanzania’s activities.

Role Description

  • Planning and organizing bi-monthly community events with LGBT Voice staff and volunteers (type of events dependent on your interests/skills/background)
  • Ensuring good monitoring, analysis and follow up after each event
  • Helping to organize an annual sports event for LGBT Voice and our partners
  • Building relationships with companies to explore sponsored events and funding opportunities
  • Conducting thorough research of the various funding bodies available to LGBT  organizations based in Tanzania/Africa, and assessing how viable they are for a funding application from LGBT Voice
  • Contributing to development of funding proposals to generate funding for LGBT Voice’s activities
  • Close liaison and participation in social media and our other communications

Suitable for

Couples
Singles
Wheel Chairs
Families
Groups

Program Requirements

Minimum Age
20 years
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Required Documents
Letter of motivation
Other Skills
A highly-motivated self-starter able to work on own initiative and Good organization and time management skills
Previous experience in events management desirable but not essential
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 09:00 - 15:00

Do you have any questions concerning this volunteer opportunity in Tanzania? Volunteer World directly connects you with LGBT Voice

Fundraising officer Mohamed in office Fundraising officer Office side view Proud LGBT LGBT team at a regular meeting

Free-time activities

We will help the volunteer to find best places for other activities during his/her free time, like visiting historical places, national parks, game reserve, going to beaches etc.

Water Sports
Swimming
Concert/Music
Diving/Snorkling
Safari/Zoo
Hiking
Museum/Opera
Sports
Riding
Yoga/Meditation

Services

What's included?
Airport pick to accommodation and from home to placement
Airport return after completion of the volunteer period
A mentor , to help the volunteer learn the surrounding
Accommodation in a single room with shared toilets.
Laundry- hand wash for
Food will depend on the choice of the volunteer,,,,, they can chose to cook on their own.
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.
Airport Pickup

We pick a volunteer at the airport to the place of accommodation and return to the airport after the completion of the volunteer period

Accommodation

A volunteer owns a room but share a living room with TV ,,, all toilets are shared

Guest Family
Food & Beverages

The volunteer will have three meals a day
Breakfast,- Tea, Milk, Juice, Eggs, bread, butter etc
Lunch- Rice,banana, Ugali, Irish potato (French fries) beef, fish, chicken, and fruits also a variety of vegetable for vegetarians
Dinner,- Rice,banana, Ugali, Irish potato (French fries) beef, fish, chicken, also a variety of vegetable for vegetarians,
The volunteers are free to make a choice of what they want,

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
Costs
2 weeks (min. stay)
$600
3 weeks
$713
4 weeks
$825
5 weeks
$938
10 weeks
$1500
18 weeks
$2400
50 weeks (max. stay)
$6000

You can volunteer at the project site in Dar es slaam/Tanzania between 2 weeks and 50 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. LGBT Voice will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
$210/week
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 LGBT Voice 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
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Travel Seasons
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Living Costs
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Budgeting
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?

Airport
The nearest airport is Dar Es Salam International Airport (DAR) in Dar Es Salaam. 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.
Free-time
What can you do in leisure-time in Tanzania while you are not working at your volunteer opportunity?
Packing List
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