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Volunteer opportunities in UGANDA

Providing care for kids and improving the facilities in an orphanage
Mukono          January 2 - January 23, 2015

Volunteer project: The project is organised in support of a primary and nursery school located in Kizanyirizi parish, Kakukulu subcounty, Kasawo County. The Orphanage promotes early childhood education and Universal Primary Education. With the increase in enrollment in not for profit private school, this has increased the load to staff and other workers to deliver quality services to the children. It serves a population of more than 300 children with 6 teachers. The program tends to build formal and non-formal training, develop the fortitude needed to succeed at home, in school and in life.

Volunteers are needed for construction and child care activities in the orphanage.

Study theme: Improving school water and sanitation facilities to increase enrollment and attendance for quality education.

Language: English

Accommodation: Accommodation will vary from host families to a group accommodation on site.

Location: Kizanyirizi parish, Kakukulu subcounty, Kasawo County, Mukono District

Age range: 18 and over

Extra fee: 200 Euro

The extra fee is intended to support the hosting organization who does not have sufficient funds. It is due upon arrival on the project.

                                                                                                         

 

 

Building houses and organising activities for underprivileged children
Kagoma          February 6 - February 27, 2015

Volunteer project: This project is responding to the appalling situation of most the vulnerable and underprivileged children in Uganda so as to raise their hope, identify their talents and potentials, nurture and mentor them to become next generations leaders. We are embarking on construction of small startup  houses for children headed families and a child fostering home.

The volunteers will help with the construction and painting, guidance and counselling, mentoring the children, day to day management. Volunteers for this project must be motivated to work and play with the children. Creativity and ability to organise entertainment for young children is encouraged.

Language: English

Leisure time: Ngamba highlands for the chimps, Site visits on Lake Victoria the botanical gardens, swimming by the beaches, City Centre tour and Entebbe. 

Accommodation: Accommodation will be in a project house located 7 miles from Kagoma city centre.

Location: Kagoma-Maganjo

Age range: 18 and over

Extra fee: 200 Euro

The extra fee is intended to support the hosting organization who does not have sufficient funds. It is due upon arrival on the project.

                                                                                                         

 

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