VOLUNTEERING SHOULD BE FREE!!! at RUN you stay FREE!!
We value the time and skills volunteers bring to our projects, it is because of these inspiring individuals that our progress as raised from. We feel that if someone offers you something, give them one in return and so our way of giving back to our volunteers is by letting them stay free so that they can offer their time, skills and share their love with our children freely! no stress, lets embrace giving back to each other.
So you are very welcome to join our project as a volunteer in Uganda. We will be very delighted hosting and working with you, Of course you can help so much at the orphanage with taking care of the home needs like cooking, cleaning, supervising the children and also help wih teaching at our school which is attached to the orphanage, these children will be there with you, play with you, speak with you and help you all the time that you need help around here. Or you can also join on a farm and offer your hands on experience or gain some skils in farming. You have to open yourself to them and they will feel your love towards them endlessly.
HEALTHY MEALS: We only suggest a small contribution USD$35 per week, to keep you fed healthy and strong while working with our children., We offer a daily breakfast with vegetables, fruits and MILK/TEA or even Corn/Millet Poridge, and expect a LUNCH/SUPPER consisting of African green meals, we encourage green living as a way for sustainable and healthy living. Of course different meals which include grains i.e rice, Corn, Millet, Sorgum, Bananas (plantain) among others.
ACCOMMODATION; Staying with us is free, our orphanage is contained inside a gated compound. The gate and metal doors are locked at night. The windows are all barred. The house contains separate volunteers' rooms such as a boys' and a girls' dormitory, a room for the care taker of the project, a lounge, a garage, the orphans' rooms and an inside shower room with a toilet which are specifically used by the volunteers and care takers in the house. There are also outside sit-on toilets. Your home away from home in Africa!!!
SCHEDULE: Volunteers work daily from 8:00AM - 12:30PM and san stay from one week minimum upto as long as they wish. We are able to offer spaces of upto 15 volunteers per month and no start-dates necessary as work is required throughout.
Our area is a few kilometers (8kms) from the main city, Kampala. It is a friendly environment with welcoming residents the road is just outside our house where you can find different transport means to take you to the city or wherever you wish to go. Enough space for parking, camping or any activities.
GREAT ADVENTURES Uganda is a great place for sight-seeing and wildlife adventure, We offer the most lowest cost opportunities to travel and see the country side, wildlife parks, hiking mountains, visiting local communities as well as camping experiences in the natural forests of Uganda all at budget/discounted price
VOLUNTEERING IS FREE WITH US; Your staying with us is free, however for your upkeep we suggest a small donation of at least USD$35 per week which goes towards feeding you on our fresh Ugandan delights,(vegetables, fruits and anything you prefer), Uganda is a farming district and therefore a lot of food can be excepted to be tasted here. You can always make your weekly contribution on arrival, no reservation required, all which benefits the orphanage and school. You will be given three meals a day plus, you reside in the the dorms provided at the orphanage. LEARN MORE AT www.volunteers.mycylex.co.uk
- Child Care
- Teaching / Instruction
- Project Management
- Sports Coaching
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Kids Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16
- Minimum 1 week.