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Fundraising Volunteer at RASTA India

Organisation: Rural Agency for Social and Technological Advancem

Country: India

Type: Humanitarian & Community Development

Fundraising Volunteer at RASTA India

Role Description:

The fundraising volunteer is responsible for the general oversight and day to day operation of all fund development operations including, but not limited to, all fund raising activities, promotion, special events, policies and procedures, record keeping, & support for active volunteers.

Duties & Responsibilities Include:

Secure and negotiate commitments of participation or donation from individuals or corporate donors and write and send letters of thanks to donors

Monitor budgets, expense reports, or other financial data for fundraising organizations

Write reports or prepare presentations which communicate fundraising program data (this may include travel to various locations in India)

Assist in the development & implementation of an evaluation framework and recruitment for staff and volunteers

Ideal Candidate

• Shares RASTA’s core values and is passionate about our mission

• Has some experience/interest in nonprofits, business, raising funds for new projects and managing budgets

• Is able to communicate effectively orally and in writing in English & work effectively in a team, with a friendly, positive, can-do attitude

What we offer you:

  • Valuable work experience in managing and fundraising for an NGO
  • A chance to directly contribute to the well-being and development of the surrounding community
  • Free accommodation (private room with shared bath) and homemade, organic, vegetarian meals after a trial period of 8 weeks (a contribution of 2€ per day will be required during the trial period to cover food costs)
  • A gateway to explore the region’s natural and historical sites and visit RASTA projects 

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    RASTA - (Rural Agency for Social and Technological Advancement) is a voluntary organization in the heart of Wayanad, Kerala, India. RASTA works with marginalized groups in the areas of agriculture, water conservation, ecosystem conservation, health, education, women's empowerment, income generating training programmes, natural resource management and renewable energy.

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