Advisory Board on Finance Members

Website Development Alert

Development Alert is a registered Charity (renewed in 2022) under CR/11/2022 operating in Uganda and involved in Empowering Vulnerable and Poor communities on Livelihoods Improvement and Environmental well-being. Founded in 2019, it exists to identify, develop and promote talent, projects, programs, and activities on and related to the fight against the causes and consequences of poverty, ill health, biodiversity loss, and marginalization for, socio-economic and environmental well-being. We are a partner with Global Joy Giving, a Philanthropic Initiative from the USA. Our coordinator there-Michelle Joy will also be glad to talk with you. Email: GlobalJoyGiving@gmail.com; Telephone: +1 650-530-3123

AREA OF FOCUS

  1. Education (sponsorship, supply of scholastic materials, promoting literacy, construction of school infrastructure, among others).
  2. Promoting access to clean and safe water.
  3. Economic Empowerment.
  4. Promoting Environmental conservation initiatives.

ACHIEVEMENTS
Drilled a Community Borehole, supported over 634 needy school-going children, Supplied Seven (7) Brand New Sewing Machines and start up Fabrics. Trained Fifteen (15) young people in life skills and planted over 7000 trees in partnership with Uganda Wildlife Society.

THE ADVISORY BOARD ON FINANCE

Development Alert as a young Charity involved in Empowering Poor and Vulnerable communities on livelihoods improvement and environmental conservation in Uganda, is looking for highly experienced, influential, resourceful professionals and well-wishers who can support the organization raise funds through their network and also where necessary to commit funding of their choice to the organization’s activities to join the organization’s Advisory Board on Finance.

These will ensure the organization raises funds for its activities under the Four main thematic areas; Education, Access to Clean Water, Economic Empowerment, and Environmental Conservation. This volunteer position is not paid.

PURPOSE OF ADVISORY POSITION

The purpose of the Advisory Board on Finance is to help raise money for the organization and its activities.

Members of Advisory Boards shall contribute to fundraising in many ways, including;

  • Asking their networks to financially support the organization.
  • Serving as chair of a fundraising campaign or the annual gala.
  • Connect the organization with their company’s foundation or community relations program, which often needs an inside person to get the gift.
  • Plan a fundraising event, such as a golf tournament and other competitions to raise funds.
  • Host an intimate dinner party at their home and ask their friends to give.
  • Connect the organization with leaders of other organizations to create partnerships.
  • Promote the organization’s campaigns.
  • Attend meetings every three months.

BENEFITS:

  • Be able to give back to the community
  • Become a member of the Organization’s Global Community
  • Become an Ambassador of and represent the organization in their locality.
  • Be awarded a Certificate.

If you are this kind of person, we really need you. Contact our Founder and Executive Director, Mr. Zachery Onyango on Email: zachery@da.or.ug.

To apply for this job email your details to zachery@da.or.ug

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