“Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.” ~ Swedish Proverb
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May is EDUCATION month June is PUBLIC HEALTH month July is ENTREPRENEURSHIP month August is PROJECT COMPLETION month
Challenges & Contest Incentives Team rewards Individual rewards Video rewards
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We are looking for positive and quality content from participants throughout the summer on the monthly THEMES! Blog Posts – post the link on our page Upload photos – tag HelpWorld Intl. Only applicable pictures for the theme of the month Post Links – local HELP related info @ us in statuses and posts about your activities on your wall # your team Additional points if we feature your blog on our website Prizes awarded monthly for individual and team rewards Quality not Quantity!
The story of an individual is most impactful Choose an individual or family that you want to tell their story and how your internship impacted them Focus on human dignity! Collect Pictures Video Clips Notes Keep notes and media to make a video upon return Submit video by Sept 30, 2011 to be considered Video must not be longer than 3 minutes!
Individual Rewards At the end of each month (results tallied on the 25 th of each month) we will award a prize to the individual who has the most quality posts and social media activity (relating to the monthly theme) 2 extra days vacation $250 towards a weekend trip with one other team member Team Rewards At the end of each month (results tallied on the 25 th of each month) we will award a prize to the team who has the most quality posts and social media activity! (relating to the monthly theme). MUST #tag (eg #Lugazu) to participate Dinner in-country for the whole team.
“Tell a Story” Prize (done individually or in groups) These must be turned in by September 30 th. Judges will determine the top 3 videos which will be featured at the HELP International reunion in October 2011 and award prizes as follows: First Prize: $300 Second Prize: $200 Third Prize: $100 “End of the Year Video” Prize (done by team) The team that submits the best video about their summer will win dinner provided by HELP for their team reunion!
DO… Post frequently @ and # accordingly DO NOT… Post more than twice a day Tag us in unnecessary photos Post negative comment about your internship or others (this is about sharing your positive experiences). Post repeated links, comments, statuses