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Event Volunteers Needed for Top Golf Fundraiser For Africa Based Non-Profit

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ORGANIZATION: RISEUP MALAWI INC

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RiseUp Malawi is looking for strategic and day of volunteers for our third annual golf fundraiser, Let Hope Rise 2024, at TOP GOLF in Centennial on October 6th, 2024. Strategic volunteers will be involved with the planning process and are expected to attend monthly event meetings leading up to the tournament starting in March. These meetings last for 2 hours and are held at the Exchange Coffee House in Castle Pines. Volunteers will be working to secure sponsorships & product donations for players bags and silent auction/raffle as well as promoting tournament registration. As a volunteer you will gain a thorough understanding of charity event planning, fundraising strategy, and logistics as well as learning about Malawi and our poverty alleviation efforts there. The biggest reward is getting to do something really awesome for our children in Malawi by giving back your time!

Additional volunteers will be needed for day of on-site support. Day of volunteer opportunities include greeting & checking in attendees, speaking with attendees about our work, selling raffle tickets, silent auction support, passing out thank you gifts and players bags and other logistical support.

About RiseUp Malawi: We are a small 501(c)3 making big impact in rural Malawi through educational opportunities for youth and their families. To learn more please visit riseupmalawi.org

If interested, please reply by answering the following questions (responses without answers will not be considered):
1. Why does your heart want to volunteer/give back to children in rural Malawi?
2. Do you have any previous experience in fundraising or event planning? (not required but desired)
3. Are you willing to advocate for RiseUp to your current networks? (If no please reconsider applying as we need hearts that are willing to advocate for our children)

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About RISEUP MALAWI INC

Location:

3705 Pico Blvd. #2551, LOS ANGELES, CA 90019, US

Mission Statement

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit providing educational support to orphaned and at-risk children in Mangochi, Malawi. Every year the people of Malawi face life-threatening diseases in the form of malaria & HIV/AIDS, leaving thousands of children orphaned or struggling to pay for daily needs & education. Our goal is to provide the educational and livelihood support necessary for these children to have a future of self-reliance and hope.

Description

RiseUp Malawi currently serves over 300 children in our free afterschool program, supports 20 secondary school (highschool) students with full scholarship, and has provided free farming training for over 60 local farmers. We also have a music program where children can explore difficult subjects like HIV and child marriage awareness through song and dance, and a monthly girls empowerment program and annual retreat. Our goal is provide relief from extreme poverty and hunger through education initiatives that empower children and their families to lift themselves up from within. We do not give handouts, but believe education is the key to liberating our community from generational cycles of economic hardship.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
International
Community, Education & Literacy, International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

6931 Welford PlaceCastle Rock, CO 80108

(39.4637,-104.89292)
 

SKILLS

  • Event Planning / Management
  • Fundraising
  • People Skills
  • Child Development
  • Relationship Building
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5-10 hours per month (March 2024-October 2024) for strategic volunteers & 3-4 hours for day of volunteers.
  • A passion for Africa and giving back!

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