This is your AidSource space for FUNDRAISING!Is your project budget short that last $2,513.72 needed for a roof on the MCH clinic? Are you scraping for just a bit more so that you can pay just one more ag extension officer? Do you have an awesome idea that would totally turn things around in village X, if only you could raise the cash?Then this space is for you! Start a new discussion with a description of your project and any relevant information, links, pleas for support.We'll link to a more…See More
"Great question! I usually say I work for an "international non-profit." Development can also mean fundraising, so that's really confusing. I've been told that in Canada, it's common to use the term "not-for-profit"…"
"I put together a video from a site visit just with iMovie. It was a pretty easy system to learn and easy to edit footage. For ideas of how to frame the narrative I just spent about an hour watching videos from other non-profits and used similar…"
Our visionOur mission is to provide a collaborative and participatory platform for individuals passionate about development, aid, and other global issues.Our vision is to enable you to lend your voice and energy to development issues and to continue your education and learning around development.We aim to do that by:Promoting open and critical discussion on issues related to developmentEngaging a wide range of people to contribute to developmentFacilitating networking amongst like-minded…See More
I'm happy to share with you! It is a broad category, but I also think each individual aid/development career can be varied as well.
1. Executive Administrator; I am the only paid employee for a very small aid NGO. I do all my…"
"Great idea! It's always good to have recommendations for *good* books about places.
Have you read King Leopold's Ghost? I read it on my last trip to Kenya and though I have not been to the DRC I felt like it gave a solid picture of the…"