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NGO Jinja, Uganda

5.0
22 reviews22

Help us on building and improving our place!


Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
7 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Connect with nature
7 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Needs help immediately
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

20h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Arts
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
Support
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The Experience

We are looking for volunteers with Architechture knowledge to improve our place and build new features and facilities for us! We would like to improve our environment here and we are open to receive new ideas and advices about our Architechture status here!

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Additional Fee Required

Volunteers have to contribute with 11 dollars per day for maintenance and financing our activities and the foundation. on this fee we offer you 3 meals and accommodation

Requirements

  • Beginner English
  • Over 18 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
2 weeks

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22 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

NGO

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

7 Creating true social impact

7 Immersing in the local culture

7 Get in touch with nature

6 Meeting locals

6 Practicing English

5 Meeting international travelers

Poland

5

It was my first single trip and I'm sure I'll never forget it. Children are wonderful, full of love and warmth. People are friendly and positive. If you want to experience real life in Africa then this experience is perfect for you.

I also encourage you to support the foundation in the further construction of the school in the village!

You can find all the information you need on the foundation's instagram - https://www.instagram.com/rebuildhopefdn/

about 1 month ago

Portugal

5

Hi.

First. You are about to enter a real family. A grupo of people who do share love and cooperate for a greater good. They are so kind, and will assist you with everything you need to feel that you are making a real change. With them you can make the difference. Everything is the right conditions for you to succeed. I real do advise you to meet them and volunteer there. No words. No bad things to say. No advises to give. It’s home, a place where you can work and feel comfortable. You will, for sure, feel loved.

Check on my Instagram the file “UGANDA”: “indisciplinada_mente” account

2 months ago

Mexico

5

It was a really good experience, the kids are really warm, they always make you feel at home and you always have fun with them.
Emma is a really good host, he is fun and very gentle.
This is an experience that I recommend to all volunteers.

4 months ago

Canada

5

I will forever value the opportunity to have such an unforgettable experience at Rebuild Hope. Emma, and all the kids welcomed me into their home with an incredible hospitality on the very first day. They do an amazing job getting you involved with every aspect of day-to-day work at the foundation and they are more than willing to accomodate and plan around any specific activities that you want to try during your time here. I learned an unbelievable amount of new skills (farming, cooking, teaching, construction, and some lusoga). Do not make the mistake of letting this experience pass you by!

5 months ago

Brazil

5

I 100% recommend this trip for so many reasons! First of all, I have never felt home as fast as I did here, Emma and Lydia are so kind and lovely that makes you feel part of the family. The kids bring so much joy to the house with their games, laughs and conversations. The food always tastes amazing and they make it with so much love and care. The environment is always happy and sunny, make sure you always look at how pretty the blue sky and the stars are here!!! Also, Emma is such a good host and will show you around as much as he can! The only bad part is that you never want to leave! Haha

6 months ago

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