|About the Book|
How to Fundraise for Volunteer Opportunities Abroad serves as your manual for how to create and execute a fundraising plan for your volunteer trip abroad. When planning an overseas trip, expenses wrack up. From living expenses to travel expenses to project expenses, a realization must dawn on you that it is going to be quite a challenge as a student or other low-budgeting person to realize your dream of volunteering abroad. Whether its a summer, semester, or 2-week trip, money adds up all the same and fundraising becomes a solution that seems both daunting and almost impossible. This manual grounds the concept of fundraising by providing insight to the reader including: how to organize your initiative, how to define your missions goals, how to pinpoint what your material needs are, how to identify possible fundraising ideas, how to think of who it is you should be targeting and how, as well as showcasing important tips for successful fundraising. Charts, scripts, and motivating reassurance accompany the text in order to communicate clearly the suggestions within the manual. This manual provides that place to start for your fundraising plan. After this reading, you will have more confidence concerning your initiative- you will feel ready and understanding of the next necessary steps to take towards getting off that plane at your target destination, with the moral and financial backing to carryout that conservation, hunger, poverty, education, or health care initiative you have always dreamed of. Take action now and good luck!