Sales and Networking Assistant

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ORGANIZATION: Outreach Uganda

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We're looking for someone who enjoys meeting people and going to networking events in the Folsom, Roseville and Citrus Heights area. Specifically, we are looking for someone who can occasionally attend a 1 1/2 hour business meeting happening on some Wednesday mornings, as well as other more sporadic opportunities to network with others and promote our nonprofit, Outreach Uganda.

Please contact us if you are available occasionally during the normal Monday to Friday work week, love meeting people and networking for a purpose. If you have a sales/marketing background and can help give us help on additional marketing strategies, that is great too.

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About Outreach Uganda

Location:

9457 S University Blvd, #410, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126, US

Mission Statement

To empower poor people in Uganda, especially women and children, to overcome poverty through: income-generation, education and training, as well as other community empowerment endeavors including a community school with 500+ students in K to 6th grade, a clinic serving over 5000 people in 5 villages, and a home building program for women.

Description

Our empowerment activities include:

Income-generation activities include:
1. provision of internal revolving loan funds
2.marketing of the Ugandan women's craft products in the U.S. and Canada
3. business development assistance
4. cash crop agriculture activities

Education and training activities include:
1. scholarship and sponsorship programs for over 200 children
2. girls' education initiative program to keep young girls in school
3. training programs for women as well as teachers

Community empowerment programs include:
1. partnering with a northern Uganda community on its primary school which has over 500 students and 18 teachers and 9 support staff
2. partnering with a northern Uganda community on a clinic serving over 5000 people
3. assisting our Jinja women's group with a home building program to provide women a decent place to live where they can move out of the slums and stabilize their lives

Prior to working with OU, our women participants were normally living on less than $2 per day, and were supporting 8 to 10 children and orphans in their households. Many are widows whose husbands died in the war, or from AIDS.

We do not give handouts but work on building capacity and encouraging those we work with to help themselves.

CAUSE AREAS

Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Women
Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

8868 Greenback Lane#290Orangevale, CA 95662

(38.67789,-121.22731)
 

SKILLS

  • Sales Marketing
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 to 3 hours per month

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