Help our at our community library and share knowledge, skills and cultural exchange in Entebbe, Uganda

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Ouganda

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, Greetings from Uganda.
    It's Esther and Janet lovely twins that started up a Community based organization after being touched by lives of 3 children we met without assistance to go to school. On following up these children, we discovered that two of them where orphans and where living with their grandmother in extreme poverty.

    Having been touched by the suffering and appealing situation of the children,we dedicated all our efforts towards children of similar situations. We tried to pay school fees for the first 3 children but as the number gradually increased to 8 and later 33 children, it became expensive to pay school fees for them all.
    And with that, we decided to start a Children's Community Library at our home to be able to builds future modal learning center for children with disabilities, orphans and children from families living in absolute poverty with no chances of going to school. This is how we started the Organization.
    The organization has bended it's activities that include a library with children's books, mentorship services for the children, proving health care services for these children as well as other basic needs including cloths and children's entertainment to enable them appreciate life.

    We will be delighted to receive travellers that would love to engage and teach the children at the library.

  • Types d'aide et opportunités d'apprendre

    Types d'aide et opportunités d'apprendre

    Bénévolat
    Projets artistiques
    Pratique d’une langue
    Aide avec des éco-projets
    Compagnie pour pers. âgée
    Enseignement
    Jardinage
    Bricolage et projets de construction
    Baby-sitting et jeux créatifs
    Cuisine/repas pour la famille
    Aide à la maison
    Accueil / tourisme
    Entretien général
    Aide informatique / avec Internet

  • Objectifs de développement durable de l’ONU que cet hôte essaie d'atteindre

    Objectifs de développement durable de l’ONU que cet hôte essaie d'atteindre

    Objectifs de l’ONU
    Pas de pauvreté
    Faim «zéro»
    Bonne santé et bien-être
    Éducation de qualité
    Égalité entre les sexes
    Eau propre et assainissement
    Énergie propre et d'un coût abordable
    Travail décent et croissance économique
    Industrie, innovation et infrastructure
    Inégalités réduites
    Villes et communautés durables
    Consommation et production responsables
    Mesures relatives à la lutte contre les changements climatiques
    Vie aquatique
    Vie terrestre
    Paix, justice et institutions efficaces
    Partenariats pour la réalisation des objectifs
  • Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Uganda is a very beautiful and interesting country and is know as the Pearl of Africa.
    Our location is so beautiful with so many tourist sites such as lakes, rivers, parks, zoo, and a beautiful social community that love sharing different cultures like languages, dances and many others.
    Looking not so far to a place called Kabale that is blessed with a very beautiful lake called lake Bunyonyi that has so many Islands and one of the deepest lake. Travellers will be able to visit all these places and will reside at an Island called Sharp Island where my aunty works.
    We shall use a boat to travel on water and have activities such as bird watching, walking, Canoe trekking, boat cruise, hiking, visiting the pygimies community, zip lining and many others.
    This will have our travellers have fun visiting Uganda and reaching many places.

  • Aide

    Aide

    The organization engages in many activities that will keep the volunteers much occupied like reading story books to the children, teaching, aiding in reading and writing, helping in the gardens, doing for home visits for children that can't reach the library to read and learn, teaching children life skills, engaging children in activities like sports, music and drama.

  • Langues

    Langues parlées
    Anglais: Courant

    Cet hôte propose un échange linguistique
    Cet hôte a indiqué qu’il souhaitait faire partager sa propre langue ou en apprendre une nouvelle.
    Contactez-le pour en savoir plus.

  • Hébergement

    Hébergement

    We have a three bedroomed house with two bathrooms, a living room, dinning room and kitchen. These will be able to accomodate a couple or single volunteers. Three meals will be provided a day e.g Breakfast, lunch and dinner comprising of our local dishes like matooke, yams, sweet potatoes, Irish and many more and volunteers can contribute to thier dietary specifications if they want. Vistors are also free to cook and prepare meals of standard choices. The community has running water and electricity. Bathing is by use of a shower or bucket and have both indoor toilets and outside pit latrines.

    Our organization is not planning to ask for any fee from the workawayers.

  • Autres infos...

    Autres infos...

    Our country being the Pearl of Africa, we have a lot of activities and tourist sites. Tourist can enjoy hiking, swimming, playing games with the students and many others. The organization is also near Lutembe Beach which attracts different species of birds from the entire world in November. We also have Botanical gardens Entebbe which is a historical ground for many species of trees, plants and flowers. The main and easiest means of transportation is the local motorcycles called "boda bodas" and local vehicles called taxis.

  • Informations complémentaires

    Informations complémentaires

    • Accès Internet

    • Accès Internet limité

      Accès Internet limité

    • Nous avons des animaux

    • Nous sommes fumeurs

    • Familles bienvenues

  • Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Plus de 2

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    Nombre d'heures attendues

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



N° de référence hôte : 788856195429