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Siphetshisiwe and Ruvarashe attend FAWE Alumni Regional Workshop in Zambia with FAWEZI National Coordinator Lydia. The participating countries included Malawi, Zambia, Uganda and Zimbabwe. The workshop was organized by FAWE  to enable young people to define the FAWE Alumni’s strategic involvement in promoting the ideals of FAWE.

A presentation was done by a representative from (CAMFED) Campaign for Female Education and this led to country presentations by Chairpersons. A review of the FAWE Alumni Manual  was done by all participants. Amongst other things the participants were introduced to advocacy, youth leadersip, mentorship,  the Give Back strategy  and networking. The team also made a field visit to Anti-AIDS Teachers Association of Zambia (AATAZ)

The following were discussed as Resource Mobilization Strategies

Local strategies
1.    Corporate world or donations in kind
2.    Membership fees and subscriptions
3.    Partnership with other organizations/shared platforms
4.    Joint fundraising ventures
5.    Soliciting for donors through specific causes letters.
6.    Free human resource within the Alumni
7.    Sell of services
8.    Donation Boxes
9.    Extra contributions from members
10.  Giving back e.g. .sponsoring a child/contributing to a fund
11.  Working for money
12.  Income generation projects and activities

External Strategies 
•    Project proposals-through the national chapters
•    Celebrity endorsements