About the organisation
Founded in 2006, MAMA HOPE mission is to improve communities across the world,vision is that there are enough resources in the world for every human being to live healthy, happy lives. We envision a world where resources are correctly shared across the globe to provide the tools communities need to thrive.
And purpose is to work in close partnership with local African organizations to fund the completion of schools, health clinics, children’s centers, clean water systems and food security projects that improve the health and economic standing of the entire community.
Why Global Advocate Fellowship
Do you have a passion to make a meaningful difference in the world; To travel to distant places not as a tourist but as a global citizen? Do you want to leave a huge mark on the world and to be able to look back and see that YOU made a positive impact? Are you willing to give your time, your attention and your dedication to something the incites your passion? If so then the Global Advocate Fellowship may be right for you.
About the fellowship
The Global Advocate Program, formerly called the First Fifth Institute, is a competitive, professional training corps that achieves the mission of Mama Hope through first-hand project development.
Global Advocates participate in a carefully constructed program that provides instructional career training, real leadership opportunity and hands-on experience that organizations find so valuable.
Duration :9 months
Deadline : 1 October 2014
Who can apply :
1. At least 21 years of age
2. Must have a passport
3. Stable health conditions
1. $ 10,000 pay to each global advocate.
2. Tuition, plane flight cost to Africa, 3 month stay in Africa including housing, meals, transportation.
3. In country training including language and cultural lessons and excursions, 3 month U.S. training program including all materials, seminars and 3 day training
workshop in San Francisco.
Further details can be accessed on the official website HERE.
The Program Overview can be accessed HERE.