Forward to a friend Tweet this Share this on Facebook Share:

Home | Job Postings | Volunteer


Position: Fundraiser
Organization: Maasai Conservation Fund
Location: from home, anywhere in Canada

Help us implement a permaculture project in Tanzania!

The Maasai Conservation Fund is a small group of volunteers in Canada. We work in partnership with the Maasai people of Makuyuni Village in Tanzania to respond to challenges and opportunities identified by the village elders. Our work depends entirely on donations from our supporters. All donations go to helping the people of the Makuyuni Village and the surrounding area.

Our current project addresses the lack of food security for the people; many simply do not have enough to eat. Village elders have asked us to help develop a permaculture farm. We need you to raise the funds to implement the permaculture design developed by a consultant for the grounds of Nashipay Maasai School, to provide permaculture training to villagers who will then develop plans for surrounding areas, and to implement those plans. Funds are needed to pay for permaculture training, skilled labour, earthworks, fencing, tools, seeds and trees. We estimate that you will need to raise $65,000. Additional money raised will be put towards the development of a medical clinic and an adult education facility.

We are looking to add a volunteer (unpaid) member to our team who can assist us in fundraising initiatives. If you have a passion for helping those in need and enjoy fundraising — please contact:

info mask*

Please indicate you saw this posting at

*Email: The e-mail address above has been masked to prevent spam. Please copy the address or type it manually, add the @ sign, remove “mask” and any spaces.

Share this on Facebook   Tweet This!  Email this to a friend   Share this on LinkedIn   Add this to Google Bookmarks   Print this page
Topical Links & Resources:

Grow food - work on organic farms, market gardens...

Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "FoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.

Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jun 19 2019    ID: 53954