Best Projects 2018 features all the nominated entries submitted to the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition under ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. If you want to know the 10 finalists in this category click HERE
(ACoH 08/01) CHILDREN OF MERCY ORPHANAGE HOME
Explain your project in details:
As a volunteer you could help us take care of the children during their free time, helping them with their homework and playing games with them. Your work may also include preparing food for the children, general cleaning and washing or even helping in the Primary and Nursery Schools We are very happy if you are willing to organize games and activities for the children, drawing and painting or reading to them. On Sundays you could also join them going to church or take them to the beach and go swimming. If you are interested you may also create your own activities with the children. Any ideas are welcomed and you may have specific skills that you can
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
IMPACT Everyone on the planet has the right to the nutrition necessary to live life to his or her full potential. Since our founding in 1998, Rise Against Hunger has grown exponentially and the ways in which we seek to end hunger continue to evolve. From the implementation of sustainable community development projects to our meal packaging program that harnesses the passion of local volunteers, we strive to make a global impact on hunger by building resilience, self-sufficiency and empowerment among the communities we work in and with. Here are a few examples of how we are approaching this goal
Sustainability and future plans
Educational Intervention ACoHs Educational Intervention program focuses on supporting 9th grade students failing 1-2 core courses, but also serves additional students based on the individual schools need. ACoH Educational Intervention Specialists work directly with students and collaboratively with school staff to meet students academic needs and reduce barriers to success.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
ACoH is a volunteer run grassroots organization that empowers rural Kenya villagers working with the community; ACoH organizes projects that improve access to education, basic health services, jobs and sustainable incomes for the poorest people in Kenya Communities As ACoH volunteer you will work with other team of international volunteers and our ACoH staff in organization and local community volunteers in a very rural area of small villages.