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Ripples Foundation USA

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Change their future

Ripples Foundation USA Invests in the Economic and social prosperity of the African village woman, with the goal of improving their quality of life and investing in their future. Ripples also offers experiential internships and practicum opportunities to University students in the USA, to work on Ripples projects in Africa, giving students unique Fellowship opportunities to live, work and learn.

Ripples Foundation needs experienced Researchers/writers to help us to conduct research, on different programs. These research will help to develop sustainable programs that will help Ripples to Provide opportunities for US College and University students to take part in Ripples Fellowship Programs where they live and work with women and youth in the communities in Africa where we work. This role is suitable for College Graduates who carry out research as part of a job with at least 3 years experience.

Ripples Projects in Africa offer opportunities for Universities and Colleges in the USA to intern, to live in communities, learn on Ripples Projects and about their host communities, offering solutions that change lives while learning about new and exciting cultures.

Ripples Foundation USA is always looking for volunteers, join us to provide opportunities for youth in the USA and change the lives of women in Africa by solving real life problems.

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About Ripples Foundation USA

Location:

15922 Eldorado PKWY, Frisco, Texas, TX 75035, US

Mission Statement

To equip women with the tools, training and resources needed to feed, generate income to control their future and secure their children’s future. We co-create programs with each community, collaborating with government bodies to build holistic solutions tailored to each community’s unique needs. Our programs aim to train, build and scale. We work with women and youth, training them on modern, eco-friendly agriculture techniques to help them transform their economies to be a more inclusive, productive and sustainable one..

Description

Ripples works in Ghana, Madagascar and Nigeria, and has worked funded and provided funding that has benefited over 6,000 since it's inception in the UK in 2005. We currently have a Farm project: http://ripplesfoundation.ngo/ripples-farms.php; and an Experential Internship program: http://ripplesfoundation.ngo/internship.php
We want to encourage American youth to develop international lenses and become immersed in a rich culture where they are part of the solution as well as create a hands on learning environment on creative ways to humanitarian efforts. We are in partnership with a several universities and successfully completed a trips with students from Europe and the United States. We want to raise funds and awareness for the program. We have several reports and videos from past students after their visits. We have several projects going on in Africa which served as an internship for the students.

Children & Youth
International
Women

WHEN

Wed Mar 24, 2021 - Tue Jun 22, 2021

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Market Research
  • Grant Writing / Research

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 15hrs/week
  • Great research and writing skills,

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