Unfortunately, it has been widely demonstrated that international volunteering, along with other forms of travel and tourism, increases the risk of sexual abuse and harassment for children and young people in developing countries. Orphanages and children’s homes face the highest risk, due to the proximity between children and volunteers.
Over the last 10 years, social media has given NGOs the chance to promote their cause and interact with their supporters at a very low cost. But things are changing.
A group of new volunteers is starting this month and you would like to get them to help you increase the income of the organization. How to do that? They might not have any experience with the world of fundraising, and might have never heard of funding applications, donors’ reports or fundraising campaigns.