1 person is interested
Online Fundraising Coordinator
1 person is interested
Raciz works with venerable children and families to provide much-needed support and medicine to those suffering from Sickle Cell Disease, malaria, and malnourishment.
In order for the medical team to treat as many children as possible, we need Online Fundraising Volunteers to help us expand awareness and increase funds so we can buy an ongoing supply of medication. You will be joining an international team that is working together to make a real difference to the children in Zambia. As fundraising Coordinator, you will be working with other volunteers to help increase awareness about the work RACIZ is doing with the intention of growing our community of donors. You will also be liaising with the social media team to help promote active online fundraising campaigns, encouraging public support.
If you would like to join our team, please send us a message outlining why you would like to volunteer, what are your areas of interest, and any related background experience you may have (experience desirable but not necessary).
CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL- UTH, Ward A06, NATIONALIST ROAD, Lusaka, Lusaka, ZM
OUR AIM Our main mission is to ensure Children develop healthy milestones through our treatment projects so that they may have the opportunity for a positive and better future OUR VISION Our long-term plan is to ensure that children with SCD receive good medical care so that they may have a good, long life and strong healthy bodies that they may accomplish great things for betterment of our nation. OUR MISSION Our vision is to provide treatment support to vulnerable children and transform their lives to enable them to fulfill their potential and dreams.
Reach a Child Initiative Zambia (RACIZ) is a non-profit organization that helps underprivileged children affected by Sickle Cell Disease (SCD), Malaria, and Malnutrition. Our ultimate goal is to support as many children as possible both in Lusaka and other provinces. It is worth mentioning that all this support to the children has only been successful through the support of our well-wishers for whom we are entirely grateful. Through Our Malaria project which helps children by giving antimalarial drug coartem and we were able to help more than 500 children in Chongwe district in the year 2020 and 1500 this year.
Our focus currently is the Sickle Cell project dubbed the hydroxyurea project where we hope to provide free treatment to as many children living with sickle cell anemia as possible with hydroxyurea a drug used to treat SCD. SCD is the number one cause of admission at the children’s hospital and the 4th cause of death according to the guidelines. SCD is a public health concern that needs urgent attention from both private and public stakeholders because of the high cost of treatment for an average Zambian with this condition.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
September 12, 2021
- Child Welfare
- Marketing Strategy & Planning
- Public Relations
- Brand Development & Messaging
- Strategic Planning
- This role will require approximately 2-3 hours a week but less during certain periods of the year.
- A willingness to work as a team