National Volunteer Day 2014 activities in Kumasi and the Ashanti region

You can register your own activity at this link.
Below are registered volunteer activities in Kumasi and the Ashanti region you can join around National Volunteer Day. Contact the organizers for more info.

Person: Millicent Koranteng-Yorke
Location: KNUST campus
Beneficiaries: People in Kumasi
Type: Blood donation drive
Activity: I would like to join a group organizing a blood drive on tech campus.
Time: September 20, 8am - 3/4pm
Support needed: Need more volunteers
Contact info: Whatsapp or message me on viber @ 0501377801. Look for me on Facebook under the name Millicent Koranteng-Yorke

Organization: Wellness and healthy life advocates (WAHLA)
Location: We will like our event to be around the Kumasi township, to be precise senior high schools
Beneficiaries: shs students
Type: Health screening or talk
Activity: giving a health talk on exercise and nutrition
Time: start when shs resumes and end after reaching at least 5 schools
Support needed: help us get sponsors for our program in terms of finance
Contact info: phone number 0274338638 email; simple20303030@yahoo.com

Organization: Creativity Group
Location: All Nations Orphanage, Ayigya, Kumasi.
Beneficiaries: Orphans
Type: Orphanage or charity home visit and donation
Activity: Having a practical educational session with the children and donate in aid of the completion of a girls' dormitory and wall of the Orphanage compound.
Time: Monday, 22nd September, 2014. 1pm- 5pm
Support needed: It would be appreciated if Volunteer forms were disseminated to increase monetary donations.
Contact info: psceaba@yahoo.com, bkforsterforson@gmail.com
Sign-up form for volunteers: http://goo.gl/AoqlBT

Organization: DGG
Location: Apagya R/C Primary School
Beneficiaries: Students of Apagya R/C Primary School
Type: Other
Activity: Painting of Apagya R/C Primary School
Time: September 21, 11-4pm
Support needed: This is an ongoing project where facebook friends mobilized and solicited funds to roof and paint the school. Roofing is 70% complete. Painting is scheduled for Sept. 21. We need paint donations and paint brushes and rollers. Volunteers are sorted already. We will be grateful if you can help us secure paints and painting items.
Contact info: Ama - 0269722004/0243068037 Seyram - 0244778275 / 0260800801 Twitter: @ahiabor, @ndamoah
Sign-up form for volunteers:http://nanaaweredamoah.wordpress.com/2014/07/05/appeal-for-funds-to-repair-damaged-roof-and-paint-school-building-apagya-jss/

Organization: Barcamp Kumasi
Location: Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, blood center
Beneficiaries: general public
Type: Blood donation drive
Activity: Donate blood to the centre
Time: 20/09/2014, 8 00am - 6 00pm
Support needed: More volunteers + sponsors
Contact info: Barcamp kumasi on Facebook or twitter 0264460067

More blood donation drives courtesy the National Blood Service
1. Saturday, 20/09/14 at Church of Pentecost, Ahinsan Estate (8am - 4pm)
2. Sunday, 21/09/14 at Church of Pentecost, Santasi behind OWASS (Opoku Ware SHS) - 8am - 4pm

Organization: One For The Kids
Town: Kumasi
Location: Address and/or directions: Apagya R,C School
Beneficiaries : Students of Apagya R,C School
Type: Other
Activity: Donating stationery to the students of Apagya R.C School
Time: 22nd September 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Support needed: No more volunteers needed.
Contact: @elkobby, @amatuffet, 0501356775, 0542509149

Organization: Rotaract club KNUST
Town: KNUST
Location: Address and/or directions: Ayeduase market area
Beneficiaries : Market women and their customers
Type: Clean-up exercise
Activity: cleaning of the Ayeduase-kumasi market area
Time: 20th Sept, 2014, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Support needed: we need more brooms, volunteers, hand gloves and Bins for the activity
Contact: 0507840811 kojonyarkoababio@gmail.com

Organization: Technology Without Borders
Town: Kumasi
Location: KNUST Campus
Beneficiaries: KNUST Students
Type: Improving infrastructure
Activity: TeOG will be installing recyling bins on Knust to introduce the habit of waste segregation and recycle in the University community.
Time: 23 september 20014, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Support needed: Yes.
Contact: @Skinnyrahim, @recycleupghana, 0242727840, 1st.rahim at gmail.com

Organization: Young at Heart Team
City/town: Donkoto in Ashanti Region
Location: Donkoto school, Meeting place KNUST.
Beneficiaries: Children in rural community schools
Type: Tutoring
Activity: Teaching children who have relatively little or absolutely no exposure to practical ICT experience
Time: 27th Sept
Support needed:Computer donations to help establish computer centers in areas visited.
Contact: @youngatheartgh, facebook Young At Heart GH,0541556529
Sign-up form: Facebook Young At Heart GH

Organization: Patriots Ghana KNUST
Town: Kumasi
Location: School in Kumasi
Beneficiaries: School children, people who need blood
Type: Other
Activity: - Blood donation - Talk to a school about patriotism - Organize quiz competition and give awards
Time: Saturday, Sunday - September 20-21
Support needed: We welcome you to join
Contact: Emmanuel - 0247602583, +233262626182

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