What is a Love Mercy Change Maker?
As a change maker, you are part of impacting thouands of families across northern Uganda each year. Your small gift of $30 per month will provide 12 families with a 30kg loan of seeds. This loan will yield approximately 150kg of produce and empower a woman to support her family and continue harvesting year after year. We need your help to fund the project because with your contribution, communities in Uganda will become self sufficent.
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Join our Fundraising Family
We need passionate advocates like you who will join our family of fundraisers because without you, we just can't reach the goal of restoring northern Uganda. All of our projects are funded by people like you who have decided to give to our work, or who have initiated their own fundraising campaign. Every dollar goes such a long way in Uganda, and we LOVE it when people come up with their own ideas to raise money!
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We would love to help make your fundraising campaign a huge success. Start by downloading this fundraising kit to get you started
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Do you work in a large organisation? Check your organisation’s fundraising policies. Many companies will match your fundraising efforts dollar for dollar, and they will often also promote your fundraising efforts on staff websites helping you increase your fundraising, as well as letting people know what you are passionate about outside of work. We are also members of many Corporate Giving programs including Good2Give, and GoFundraise.
FUNDRAISE WHILE YOU SHOP - Install Folo on your browser. It takes 30 seconds and is a fast and easy way to raise money for Love Mercy without costing you a cent, or any time or effort. Ensure that your browser is "active" and then chose to shop with a range of stores including Coles, Woolworths, The Iconic, ASOS, Ebay and more.
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Powerful story tellers
Founder Eloise Wellings is an inspirational public speaker and can offer your workplace, gathering or school an exceptional event or team building experience. As a dual Olympian, mother and humanitarian, the lessons she has learned from her journey are powerful and transferable across many different industries and challenges.
Host an Event
Hold a breakfast or lunch event at your workplace with our key team members, including Eloise Wellings, Caitlin Barrett (CEO) or Cassi Jenkins (Project Manager), who can tailor their presentation based on your needs for a small leadership group or a special business network. It's great motivation for your employees to hear our team and their amazing African experiences and can be a great basis for a team building event.
Become a Corporate Partner
A strategic alliance with Love Mercy Foundation can help your business engage in a corporate social responsibility program with a difference. Our grassroots campaigns can cater to the needs of your organisation, providing a valuable asset to your brand and image through positive public perception and media exposure, as well as contribute to your employee engagement program.
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Shire Accounting Services
One of Australia's fastest growing, and most innovative financial planning companies. Through the generosity of the Fortnum Foundation, Love Mercy has been able to partially fund the Kristina Achuma Hospital in Awake Village.
Shire Accounting Services
Provide pro-active and easy to understand advice to their clients, including offering pro bono services to Love Mercy Foundation in accounting. Shire Accounting also generously fund a portion of our Australian administration costs.
Scott and Amy have a unique eye for design and quality, producing a select range of leather shoes, accessories and watches from their small studio in Sydney. Scott and Amy have generously committed to helping to fund the Cents for Seeds program through their product partnerships with Love Mercy.
Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world-class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries around the world are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalising rural communities through The Good Growth Plan. To learn more, visit www.syngenta.com.au or www.thegoodgrowthplan.com.
Holding Redlich is a leading national law firm with offices in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
We act for a number of Australia’s largest public and private companies, addressing some of their most complex and important business issues.
We are committed to creating an environment that values and recognises the diverse backgrounds and unique experiences of our clients, partners and staff.
Holding Redlich is unique among Australian law firms in that its large commercial practice is underpinned by a strong commitment to human rights and social justice.
Work With Us
Are you looking for a job that is not only challenging and fun but will also assist in bringing about real change for communities in Uganda? Here at Love Mercy, we strongly believe that one humble person can make a difference and that one person could be YOU! Work with us and be part of a vibrant, innovative and passionate team of individuals who wish to see empowered, thriving communities all across northern Uganda.
Current job vacancies
Our small but passionate team is expanding by seeking a Fundraising Manager to join us. This role requires a confident, professional, mature, entrepreneurial and authentic go-getter who is highly target driven and self motivated. You will love people and building relationships, and will be recognised as a driving force to build revenue, reputation and relationships with our donors and community groups.
Download the job description here and email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org