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World Literacy Foundation Ambassador Program 2021

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted April 2, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on April 18, 2021
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The World Literacy Foundation has announced an Ambassador Program 2021 that is an opportunity to access a platform to develop your leadership skills and cooperate with other literacy advocates around the globe to help eradicate illiteracy.

The World Literacy Foundation is looking for passionate and determined individuals to:
• Be a voice in their community to advocate for literacy;
• Support the education of vulnerable children around the world;
• Develop their leadership and advocacy skills.

Why become a WLF Ambassador?
a) Take on a volunteer role within a global organization to advocate for literacy;
b) Gain leadership, communication, fundraising, and PR skills;
c) Make a positive impact on the education of disadvantaged children;
d) Join a network of individuals that are motivated to eradicate illiteracy;
e) Have your voice heard through WLF website, social media and mainstream media.

Fundraising levels:
Super Hero Ambassador: $3000USD.
Legend Ambassador: $1000USD.
Champion Ambassador: $500USD.
Warrior Ambassador: $250USD.
Amateur Ambassador: $100USD.

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Who can apply?
We are looking for young people that meet the following criteria:
1. Be 16-year-old or older;
2. Have a deep passion for literacy, human rights and social causes;
3. Be a native English speaker or having an advanced level in English;
4. Have access to a computer and internet connection;
5. Have the availability to contribute 30 hours of service across the 5 months to complete the program;
6. Leadership and public speaking skills preferred but not essential.

Program at a glance:
Location: Worldwide.
Start date: May 31, 2021.
End Date: November 5, 2021.
Training method: Online.
Certificate of completion upon closure of the program for participants that fundraise for the World Literacy Foundation.

Key Dates:
› April 19: Expressions of Interest (EOI) submission;
› April 19 – 23: EOI evaluation;
› May 10 – 23: Profiles assessment;
› May 24: Letter of acceptance.

For more information, please visit https://worldliteracyfoundation.org/ambassador/

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Apr 02
Apr 02

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you, in order to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required by calls such this one);
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start now!!!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
7. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and/or its Resources section!
Best,
Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Apr 03
Apr 03

What a great opportunity. Thanks, Ana!

Seraphine
Apr 04
Apr 04

Beautiful opportunity to learn new skills though fun raising may be challenging to me at the moment as our organization is in need of funds for activities as well