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Volunteer with Ugandan Orphans
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Volunteer with Ugandan Orphans

Causes

  • Aids
  • Childcare & Children
  • English Teaching
  • Orphans
  • Street Children
  • Youth
  • Youth Development
  • Youth Ministry

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

Throughout the year

Participation Guidelines

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

Cost in USD per week

Varies by duration. Contact us for details.

Program Includes:

Pre-departure Support: ELI's staff is very knowledgeable and happy to help volunteers and interns to prepare for their travels.

Airport Pickup: Volunteers are met at the airport in Entebbe and given a ride to Iganga where the projects are based

In-country Orientation: Each volunteer program starts with a one to two day orientation which covers important topics on the logistics of living and working in Uganda, registration with local authorities, using transportation, and the culture of Uganda

In-country Staff Support: ELI's Uganda coordinator has years of experience working with Ugandan NGOs and international volunteers. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

Accommodations: Participants stay with a local host family and experience day to day Ugandan family life.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

No.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application