Community organisation in Mbale looking for help with the needy in Uganda



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    hi am Benjamin but most people call me Patrick or puskin from Mbale, Uganda located in east the C.E.O of a camping and tours company, and a guitarist entertaining people every Saturday. The show is called a guitar night.

    i also work with a Community Based Organization, which started in 2013. It renders services to the communities through helping vulnerable children, people with disability, young mothers and poor women.

    The organization is registered with Mbale District in Uganda and it is situated in the Northern Division, Mbale Municipality.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Elderly Companionship
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    On weekends we go for hiking on Wanale hill, mt Elgon national park, we can visit water falls like Sipi falls, sis falls and Murchison falls, to see the line of the equator, rafting on River Nile, Bungee jumping in Jinja, gorilla trekking, etc. if u have love for adventure.....

  • Help


    We are looking for volunteers who are willing to participate in all tasks that are needed to be done in the project. We have several ongoing projects, so we need help in: Primary Health Care, Nutrition at the day care, Recreation activities, Self Help Group Approach Activities development (such as microfinance groups), Life skills and Skills Training's, Promotion of Human (Child) Rights, Plans for the Future, Community Outreaches, Exchange visits for children, youths and staff,
    and also help in Tour company which is dealing with low budget travelers in the country

    We need to work together with respectful,hardworking people,friendly.

    We are very happy to work with your areas of interest , ensuring you have the most wonderful experience in our Organization.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Hostel with We 4 bedrooms, a living room and a kitchen.
    Most of the time you share a room with two or three people, depending on the number of people in the house.

    Accommodation would cost $3 per night, per person,we have restaurants here and the food is cheep here, if you want to eat with us at home we contribute money for food.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Uganda is knowned as the pearl of Africa, blessed with many adventures. The climate is friendly throughout the year.

    We have free events for our visitors that is guitar night every Saturday and movie night every Wednesday all are free to attend.

    For more information or any questions, please contact me.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    3 hours a day, 5 days a week

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    This host charges a fee

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    US$3 per day
volunteers from Help international who participated in the over night hike and camp that was organised by me at mt wanale
Over night hike & camp at the wanale mountain 21 may 2016
volunteers from USA caring the Uganda flag on top of wanale mountain during the over night hike & camp
Hipp hipp hurra for Norge
some of the places we go for hiking during our free time,,sipi falls in kapchorwa district
this place is in mbale district its called wanale ridge (mountain) we normally camp here during weekends
hiking with the volunteers from Norway on top of wanale mountain
i went hiking with the volunteers at wanale hill
have Christmas gifts

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