Help our community based organisation in Budada, Uganda



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  • Description


    We are a community based organization in Uganda that started in 2011 with the vision to improve and restore hope to orphans, vulnerable children and young people. This was after the 2010 massive deadly landslides that happened in Bududa district of eastern Uganda.The tragedy claimed over 200 lives, property and live stock due to the above ,many children and young people were left homeless, orphaned and hopeless.

    Our organization therefore was started to restore hope to the hurting.
    We are located in the town centre of the district 1 hr drive from Mbale city and 4hrs from Kampala city.
    We have through the years supported over 80 children and young people especially through education,and currently we have only 22 kids under our care.The children are supported through their house holds and only come together on Saturday.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Charity work

  • 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

    They will learn new language,new places,tour various places and understand children better.

  • Help


    We request volunteers to assist in home visits to establish the daily challenges of children and caregivers and writing reports.

    To assist in life skills education using our manuals, help with games for both boys and girls and other community programs as we will be organizing.

    Assist in designing a website if possible.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    We will provide a permanent house, a single room with 2 beds and mosquito nets

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bududa is a hill area located on the southern slopes of Mt.Elgon ,it has fresh water bodies thus rivers, rocks,numerous hills. Being a faith based organization most of our free time is spent in devotions/church services.

    The volunteers through their free time can go for hill climbing, tour cultural sites, watch bull fighting, birds and fresh water swimming.

    The community is very hospitable and eager to develop therefore welcomes every one.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hrs, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 936455214956