Amanda

Rwanda

Amanda

Joined on 22/08/2017. Born 28/01/1993
"I'm no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I'm changing the things I cannot accept.". I am a motivated and detail oriented individual passionate about serving and learning. I enjoy traveling, trying new foods, meeting new people, learning new languages and cultures as well as seeking answers to solve pressing community matters.

Want to Visit

Africa, North America, Central America, South America, The Caribbean, Cambodia, Colombia, Ecuador, India, Jamaica, Philippines, South Africa, United States

Interested in

General
Administration
Childcare
Teaching
Fundraising
Arts
Human Rights Work
Women Empowerment
Social Work

Skills

Social media strategist Project Management / Event Planning Nonprofit Research Report / Grant writing Gender/ LGBT Rights Public Speaking Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, social media sites, and Blogger Team Leadership / Community Development Customer Service Advocacy Production Support Facility Management Detail oriented Time management and organizational skills

Past Volunteering Experience

Member, Multicultural Awareness Advisory Committee, Eastern University 2010-2014
- Fundraiser Co-Coordinator
Coordinated charitable fundraising fashion show for the Lutheran Settlement House.; located venue, arranged refreshments, recruited models, and was responsible for lights, sound, and tech.
Communicated with representatives from Lutheran Settlement House (mainly, Vashti Bledsoe, Director, Bilingual Domestic Violence Project) a local charity serving vulnerable individuals and families living in Philadelphia.
Member, Black Student League, Eastern University 2010-2014
Member International Students Club, Eastern University 2010-2014
Member, Heart of Africa, Eastern University 2010-2014
Member, Prison Ministry, Eastern University 2013-2014
Volunteer, Chester City Clean-Up, Eastern University 2010-2014
Joined Chester City’s Mayor John Linder, council members, the city’s community and public works department for the city’s annual cleanup.