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Community Development Volunteers or Interns Needed


Uganda: Kampala, Masaka

Program Duration

2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month, 7-12 Month, 1-2 Year


Summer, Throughout the year


Fluency in English language and the love children, and other vulnerable groups are the only qualification.

Intern Types

  • Counseling
  • Human Rights
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Women's Studies


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support

Program Fees Include:

* Transportation: All work-related transport will be covered, including pick-up from the airport.
* Accommodation: Volunteers will be provided with living facilities, accommodating 3-4 people per room.
* Meals: All meals will be covered. Most of our meals are vegetarian, including banana, cassava, potatoes, rice, and corn, and beans. On occasion, we may also provide fish, beef, and goat meat.
* Bottled-water: All volunteers will due to sanitary reasons be provided with bottled water


The volunteer may travel with a spouse.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Disability Issues
  • Education
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Law
  • Microfinance
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development
  • Youth Ministry

Typical Volunteer

Ready to sacrifice time for others with love, care and compassionate.

Age Range

18 and above

This Program is open to

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, South African and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Group living
  • Independent living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 3

Application Process Involves

  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week

Post Services Include

  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home