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Fundraising for Lifesaving Projects in Tanzania

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ORGANIZATION: Tanzania Rural Health Movement

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Tanzania Rural Health Movement is an NGO based in Mwanza, Tanzania along the lake shore of Lake Victoria.

TRHM runs three lifesaving projects which includes a medical dispensary which provides healthcare services to the urban rural communities of Mwanza, Street Medicine Project which provides free healthcare services to the street connected children and emergency Care Project which provides free emergency transport and emergency care to patients who needs urgent emergency care outside the hospital.

TRHM is looking for volunteers to support on fundraising either from individuals or institution so as to cover the cost of delivering healthcare services specifically in delivering pyschotherapy to mental ill (conduct disorder) among street children, sustaining enough family planning supplies at the medical dispensary to support the delivery of the services as well as to continue providing emergency care services outside the hospital including emergency transport of the patients.

For further details about this volunteering opportunity please donot hesitate to reach out through info@tanzaniaruralhealth.or.tz.

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About Tanzania Rural Health Movement

Location:

P.o.Box 2953,Mwanza, Kangaye/Nyasaka-Ilemela, Mwanza, Mwanza 255, TZ

Mission Statement

Tanzania Rural Health Movement works to establish model healthcare services by continually providing and improving innovative hands-on medical services in all its endeavors in Tanzania.

Description

Tanzania Rural Health Movement is a registered non-profit community-based organization based in Mwanza, Tanzania. Our focus is on provision of health services, health research and environmental sustainability and health.

Tanzania Rural Health Movement (TRHM) has been in operation since 2014, originally founded by a medical student Marko Hingi with support from his fellow students at the Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences-Bugando, Mwanza.

Tanzania Rural Health Movement aims to establish and improve health interventions that meet major public health challenges facing Mwanza, the second biggest city in Tanzania. For the past few years, TRHM has worked on small projects such as the Open Access for All Project, as well as larger projects such as Mwanza Community First Response Project, which focuses on providing free pre-hospital care services in partnership with fire fighters, motor taxi drivers and police officers.

We have managed to reach a thousands of underserved population through Street Medicine Program outreaches and recently we have opened a medical dispensary in six months’ time since inception we have managed to attend 981 clients including 304 clients at reproductive and child health clinics and 167 street connected children and elderly people across the Mwanza Region.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Health & Medicine
International
Children & Youth, Health & Medicine, International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Healthcare
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • This opportunity is virtually and volunteers are flexible to dedicate their time

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