Born in Bududa, Uganda on 20th March, 1984, by name Alex, grew up in a middle-class household. Our organization is a Community Initiative that transform lives and it’s a registered group in Isingiro district whose operations started in 2016 mainly dealing in Community Health, waste Management, environmental restoration, skills development, economic strengthening, SGBV, Child Protection and Improved Agricultural practices in Isingiro District. The overall goal of the group is to have healthy population with functional skills improved, household
income and sustainable development enabled by year 2030.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesCharity WorkArt ProjectsLanguage practiceTeachingGardeningAnimal CareFarmstay helpHelp around the houseHospitality/TourismGeneral Maintenance
UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
It will increase the travelers' chances of learning more about different cultures, make new friends, improve personal development and travel, but it will also helps them boost their careers.
We need volunteers to help the community achieve a healthy population living in a safe environment and provide them with functional skills like how to recycle the waste products after use since it's a negative environmental impact in the whole country, farming skills, improved household income through teaching them how to create income generating activities to be self dependent and sustained, providing a sense of purpose in every individual, behavior change and communication, charity works, information technology, community initiative to transform lives, food Agricultural Organization Skills, exchanging culture and language among each other.
Each volunteer will stay in their own single private bed room, self-contained with water and electricity, 4x6 bed with a mosquito net.
What else ...
Helper will always go for tourism, hiking as they interact with the locals over the weekends. The cheapest ant easiest means of transport in our community is by hire of motor bike ride, in our local language they are called "Boda-Boda".
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
How many Workawayers can stay?
More than two
Maximum 2-4 hours a day, 4 days a week