Come help us in projects of child education, health , life skills and enjoy culture in Masindi, Uganda



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  • Descripción


    Hello, I am Denis, a team leader of Children's Foundation a duly registered Non-Governmental Organization with a goal of increasing access to opportunities to needy and disadvantaged children, youth and women. The Organization has been a positive force is creating appositive impact through providing Education to school going children, Ending early child marriage, End violence against children, Empowering women economically, and youth livelihood for sustainable development.
    we a an organization consisting of;

    1. A Pri & primary school:- we have over 150 children in total who are attaining Education in this school especially those who are orphans and vulnerable , we have classes from baby, Middle, top class, Primary one and primary two.

    2. Child care Project;- we do care and support 30 children from their homes,we are aim for home based care other than putting a child in an orphanage. In these homes we do provide medical care, nutritious food and home based caregiver trainings.

    3. Women empowerment;- we have four Village savings and loans associations ( VSLAs). These are women groups each consisting of 30 members and in each of these group, women do savings and credit services to them selves, we also do financial literacy, Training in Income Generating activities (IGAs).

    4. The Craft Center;- We have a skilling Center were women and youth are skilled in a number of activities which include ; crafts and design, and women do hand bags, belts and many other crafts materials all made from local materials. We also do Carpentry, hair dressing and basic computer training.
    5. Child rights Campaigns;- we have project aimed at ending violence against children. ending child marriage and protecting children rights.
    6. We Conduct Water, sanitation and Hygiene Projects to both children and community members, in this project, we do activities like teaching children hand washing, personal hygiene, drilling of boreholes, making of tippy taps and other health related practices.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Cuidado de niños y juegos creativos
    Mantenimiento general
    Cocinar para toda la familia
    Trabajo de caridad
    Práctica de idiomas
    Proyectos artísticos
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de las NU
    Fin de la pobreza
    Hambre cero
    Salud y bienestar
    Educación de calidad
    Igualdad de género
    Agua limpia y saneamiento
    Energía asequible y no contaminante
    Trabajo decente y crecimiento económico
    Industria, innovación e infraestructura
    Reducción de las desigualdades
    Ciudades y comunidades sostenibles
    Producción y consumo responsables
    Acción por el clima
    Vida submarina
    Vida de ecosistemas terrestres
    Paz, justicia e instituciones sólidas
    Alianzas para lograr los objetivos
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Uganda, Is a country which is landlocked but amazing place which is referred by many as the pearl of Africa,. The country consist of wide range of flora and fauna, the high mountain ranges , rivers and lakes But more important the wonderful culture.
    Volunteers will enjoy diverse and numerous cultural experience which includes;the food, the cultural dancing, the local and cultural clothing, Marriage and family and many other like the way of living and farming .
    We shall make with them the local feet wares from craft centers, do outdoor activities like going to the park and teaching them local languages.
    staying with us you will learn the different ways how human race can live on planet earth, by understanding our life styles, religion, and make new friends.

  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

    En este proyecto podría haber niños. Para obtener más información, consulta nuestras directrices y consejos aquí.

  • Ayuda


    Volunteers who want to experience a meaningful volunteering with us should be self motivated and willing to help regardless of the experience she or he have, open minded and ready to learn and experience new things.

    we are looking for the following volunteers in the following areas but not limited!

    A) Primary teacher;- we are looking for teachers who can help in English and Math in primary levels, These are children of age 7-10 years who are leaning basics

    B) Social workers;- we are looking for volunteers who can do social work which may include women empowerment in economic activities such as business skills , formation of income generating activities, budgeting. saving and business planning . Other skills like; life skills, literacy education and counseling.

    C) Doctors and Nurse; we are looking for people who can help in providing medical description and treatment to community members, do first aid training skills to current caregivers but also be involved in health camps

    D) Artist - we are looking for volunteers who can help us in our Skilling graft center to help the youth and come up with meaningful work, like making beads, shoes, hand bags, and belts

    E) Fundraising and proposal writing. we have a lot of needs but our hands are always shortened by the limited funds, we are therefore looking for volunteers who can help in resource mobilization through proposal writing, connecting us to international donors and being our fundraising ambassadors in their respective countries
    F) we are also willing to host any body provided is 18+ and willing to learn and help in any way.

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    Idiomas hablados
    Inglés: Fluido

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  • Alojamiento


    In return of your work, we offer accommodation to all volunteers at Home stay and Volunteer house .The Volunteers who opt to stay at Home stays, will always stay with host families, and this is a recommended accommodation type because apart provision of shelter, the volunteer get to learn from the families how they live, cook their local language whereby workawayers also can teach the host family members how things are done in his or her country.

    The other form of accommodation is Volunteer house, we have a house were we host volunteers who opt for this type, especially the couples, and volunteers who need a lot of privacy.

    In all these type of accommodation, volunteers will always be provided with a private room with running water,clean flashing toilets/latrines, provided 3 meals a day(However you can prepare your dish if you wish!) , electricity, bed and bed sheets, Insecticide treated net and blanket.

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    Algo más...

    While volunteering with us, you will be exposed different projects which all need holistic and unique approaches, these projects are community driven aiming to empower and changing of mindset of the local people for a sustainable development.

    Children's Foundation is situated at the heart of Masindi District, where there are a lot of tourist attraction features like Murchison fall national part.while in this park you can enjoy varieties of wild life, do game drives , Bird watching, and boat drive.
    while you are in your free times you can visit many historical sites like the kings Place, go swimming,do community tourism , visit local hotel, local shops and many others.

    Ask us about the following;
    You can apply for a tourist visa Via Uganda Immigration website; there are options which ranges from a 30 days Visa or 90 days visa, so you can pick which suits you. When your visa expires and still interested in being in Uganda or volunteering with us, we can Organize and you get a volunteer work permit(G1) which varies from one to two years, depending on your wish. You will always be asked for a certificate of good conduct from your home countries.
    We can pick you from Enteebe International airport using a tourist van, Customized, and it will take us 3hours drive to Masindi, also there is an option of a public means , taking public tax from enteebe town to Kampala city, Than you take another tax or a bus from Kampala city to Masindi District , this takes a lot of time because you will need to first wait for the passages to fill the car, and some times it keeps stopping on the way when the passages have reached their final destination , its cheap but it takes time to reach Masindi Town compared to personal Van which we recommend.

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    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • Podría aceptar mascotas

    Podría aceptar mascotas

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  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

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

Son opciones de calificación adicionales para cuando los miembros dejan sus comentarios. Se muestra la calificación media dejada en cada opción.

Precisión del perfil: (4.0)

Intercambio cultural: (4.7)

Comunicación: (3.7)

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 733614771833