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Assistance in Event Clean Up/Tear Down for Local Non-Profit's 9th Annual Charity Gala
ORGANIZATION: RUKUNDO INTERNATIONAL INC
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2 people are interested
Volunteers in this role will provide assistance in Event Clean Up/Tear Down for Local Non-Profit’s 9th Annual Charity Gala and Silent Auction on October 15th, 2022, from 10 PM to 12 AM.
Rukundo International is a 501(c)3 registered nonprofit, dedicated to providing educational opportunities, healthcare and nutrition, community-based support, and hope to orphans and other underprivileged and at-risk children and their extended families in Kabale, Uganda. We are 100% volunteer-run in the U.S., so close to 100% of our funds go directly to our programs.
About RUKUNDO INTERNATIONAL INC
9601 Shadow Oak Drive, Montgomery Village, MD 20886, US
Rukundo International (RI) empowers Kabale, Uganda's most vulnerable populations with educational and economic opportunities that lead to self-sustaining communities.
Founded in 2014, Rukundo International (RI) is dedicated to the overarching goal to empower women and children in Kabale, Uganda, acting as a partner and advocate, to ensure they have the basic human resources necessary to reach their full potential and to be successful. RI is also dedicated to fostering global awareness between individuals in the US and Uganda, providing opportunities to authentically learn about new cultures and develop meaningful relationships with those outside their community.
- Close to 3,000 Ugandans with access to safe water through installation of four water sources
- 50 vulnerable boys who are "off the streets" due to our boys soccer program
- 136 students enrolled in the Rukundo Preparatory School
- 1,165 girls graduated from the Girls Empowerment Program
- 57 students participating in the Scholars Program
- 22 women participating in the Women’s Cooperative to gain extra income for their households
- 100+ children engaged in our weekly Community Center programs
RI is currently partnered with Kyanamira - a small, rural community in Southwest Uganda - to create holistic, sustainable programs that provide opportunities for education, nutrition, hygiene, social development, & economic success. Working collaboratively with local government officials, community leaders, and the people, RI helps orphans, financially distressed families, and at-risk youth within the community.
12900 Cloverleaf Center Drive Suite AGermantown, MD 20874
August 31, 2022
- Event Management
- Event Planning / Management
- Must be at least 16
- A 2-hour commitment, from 10 PM to 12 AM.