Change Makers Council
Since Isabelle and Katherine founded Paper for Water an increasing number of talented, motivated, and exceptional youth have come forward to further our mission to bring safe water and sanitation to the Thirsty. Youth dream big and are capable of accomplishing great things. The Change Makers Council was formed to support the creative ideas and volunteer efforts of our most dedicated youth, helping them make a real impact in the world.
Role in Accomplishing Overall PFW Mission
The Paper for Water Change Makers Council works to support the mission and vision of Paper for Water through fundraising, volunteer events, planning, public speaking, education engagement, and prayer.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:
- To provide meaningful volunteer opportunities that result in a real impact on the lives of others.
- To provide volunteer training that includes effective communication, public speaking skills, fundraising, event planning, and volunteer engagement.
- If desired origami folding training.
- An annual opportunity to participate in the Presidential Service Award program.
- Expanded awareness of global issues with an emphasis on the world water crisis.
- Foundational skills for a life of service.
ATTRIBUTES OF A CHANGE MAKER:
- Has a heart for service
- Has an entrepreneurial spirit that seeks creative ways to help others
- Is accountable and honors his or her commitments
- Is an advocate
- Is humble
- Is a team player and is willing to work with others
- Shows kindness and love for others
- Is a leader
- Seeks to live in a manner that honors God
CHANGE MAKER RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Serve for a minimum of one year
- Attend mandatory quarterly meetings in person or by Zoom (typically 2 hours)
- Support, plan and help lead Paper for Water community and virtual events throughout the year
- A minimum $1,000 contribution to Paper for Water through participation in fundraising events or solicitation of inkind donations
- Participation in North Texas Giving Day or similar online fundraiser
- Pray for the needs of Paper for Water
You can help us change the world! Join our goal in 2021 to fund at least one well a month this year by joining our Well of the Month Club and be one of the 500 world changers donating at least $10 monthly. Without the help of our many volunteers, partners, and representatives, we would not have been able to bring clean water to thousands of communities around the world.Join the WOTMC