Help us with our NGO working a community Empowerment in Budondo, Uganda

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Uganda

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    10/09/2020

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Francis, I started this organization in 2014 by then I was in are secondary school, then as completed university I opened up offices of operation and am now helping communities at the project house. We have are sewing room, were we teach youth and women how to make designed clothes, reusable sanitary pads and we also have children that we look after for, we sew reusable pads for girls in schools, health centers and we give them for free to help them in there day today healthy. We carry out community work in health centers and schools. We are a registered community project only 10 km's away from Jinja town in the village of buwagi parish which is right on the Nile river. Our sole purpose is to provide our children with access to an education, health, skills and dental care in a happy healthy.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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

    We welcome all volunteers to our team and will teach them about life in rural Uganda explaining our traditions, beliefs and customs. We cook out doors using wood and charcoal stoves and we will gladly teach volunteers to cook the Ugandan specialties of rice,beans,yams, cassava,posho and chapatis and invite you to cook one of your National dishes for the children. We are attend church on a Sunday when there are sufficient funds for transport and any one who wants to join us is welcome to come along and experience an all dancing,all-singing African service. We can also offer volunteers a chance for lango exchange and can teach luganda or lusoga. Please join us.

  • Help

    Help

    To our dear volunteers any help rendered. In the fields we tackle below will be much appreciated our projects include,charity, water and sanitation, livelihoods, and health.

    Under charity any contributions made towards the success of our charity events will be much appreciated.e.g help with local and online fundraising even with any materials if possible so as to make the lives of the most Needy children and elderly in community better,our visitors can also help in looking after the children, feeding them and teaching them new plays and games for leisure time spending.
    Under livelihoods,our visitors can offer help in establishment of small businesses for our youths like businesses for our youths like constitution of chapati stalls for income generation,help in introduction and teaching new business or technical skills like art and craft,sewing etc, under sanitation our visitors can offer help through teaching the adolescents in schools how to stay healthy and clean,and also through engaging in the reusable sanitary pad manufacture process.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Luganda, Ganda: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have are volunteer house and we provide free accommodation and meals. We have single private rooms and enough security to the volunteers.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are near source of the Nile river the long river in Africa,near lakes,rivers,rocks,forests and falls the place is green and enough water sources. Very weekend volunteers are free to visit such sites near us.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week



Host ref number: 844931889445