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Uganda Rural Fund (URF)

  • 9 people are interested
students at Hope Academy
Hope Academy students www.hopeacademyuganda.org

If you are looking to make a difference in Africa, this is a great opportunity for you. We are looking for a passionate volunteer to engage with the youth in Uganda in leadership development activities. We believe that with good leadership, the young generation can find sustainable solutions to the pressing challenges of their communities. For this to happen, they need to be empowered and equipped with the skills and tools they need to be effective leaders and change-makers.

URF's mission is to empower AIDS orphans, underprivileged youth, and women to fight poverty in rural communities, through educational, healthcare, and sustainable development opportunities.

Programs: orphanage, kindergarten and elementary school, secondary school, youth leadership camps, medical outreach, child-headed family outreach, women empowerment, village banking, food security, etc.

Please visit our website to learn more about us http://www.ugandaruralfund.org

Email: jmlugemwa@ugandaruralfund.org or 763-291-1102 for details.

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About Uganda Rural Fund (URF)

Location:

12829 River Road, Henrico, VA 23238, US

Mission Statement

URF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity empowering AIDS orphans, underprivileged youth and women to fight poverty in rural Uganda, through educational and sustainable development opportunities. Web www.ugandaruralfund.org Our goal is to help people help themselves.

Description

Our community programs in Uganda include:

  • Orphanage
  • Vocational secondary school
  • Kindergarten
  • Child sponsorship
  • Child-headed family outreach
  • Women empowerment
  • Food security
  • Health outreach
  • Leadership Institute
  • Water and sanitation

More information can be found on our website. http://www.ugandaruralfund.org

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

35km Masaka-Mbarara RoadP.O. Box 1220MasakaMasaka, Uganda

(-0.32674,31.75374)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Administrative Support
  • Program Management
  • Professional Development
  • Organization
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Flexible
  • Passion for international development work

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