Become the next Global CHANGE-MAKER
(EMPLOYEE AND ENTREPRENEUR EDITION, 2021)
Your ideas on change-making in Africa matters!
THEME: REDUCING CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE IN AFRICA USING STORYTELLING AND TECHNOLOGY
Annually, we handle toxic mental and emotional experiences amongst children from the age of six. Also, we have tirelessly helped secondary school students to get emotionally and mentally whole.
This year, opportunities abound to win grants and get mentorship on how to use resources meant for Africa. However, these opportunities are only for employees and entrepreneurs hungry to impact children in Africa with their time and resources.
Benefits of application
Three people will win a $250/#100,000 grant each for the solution they would bring.
Finalists will receive mentorship for 3 months.
You will be publicized on mainstream media for recognition.
Community of change-makers
You will be amongst change-makers from all over Africa.
Steps of application
Register to qualify.
Submit your video/text pitch on the theme: Reducing Child Sexual Abuse in Africa using Storytelling and Technology. Post it on your Instagram page and tag @theveraalex and @africa_arising while using the hashtags #thechangemakerscompetition2021 and #veraalexinitiave. Your pitch will be reposted. (Text should not be more than 500 words and can have a pictorial representation of your choice. Video should not be more than 5mins).
Note: you can either choose to do a video or text pitch.
Tell everyone you know to vote for you using the link we will give you.
If you are amongst the finalist, you will be invited for a physical/virtual event where the three winners will be announced.
Meet our Sponsors/partners
SENIOR CONTENT ASSOCIATE, BELLANAIJA WEDDINGS
CREATIVE HEAD, LANDWEY
In 2017, I launched a book called Broken But Beautiful sharing my story on sexual abuse. Since then, through VACC, my team and I have helped hundreds of people heal including students in secondary school.
Our goal is to raise 5,000 change-makers to work with students in 800 schools in Africa by 2030.
Who can participate?
1) must be currently working a job or actively running a business.
2) must have the desire to take action on ideas.
3) must be willing to show up.
4) must be an African residing in any part of the world.
4) male and female inclusive
5) Africans living in Africa and diaspora
Deadline for application
14th of June, 2021
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