NGO Masaka, Uganda

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Are you creative and enjoy working with social media? We need your help!

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Help a sustainable project
11 travelers confirmed that this host is actively contributing to a more sustainable future for everyone!
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
22 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Connect with the locals
21 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Content Writer
Write, edit and publish inspiring content.
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Video Making
Create, edit and publish digital videos.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

Additional fee required

This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of Worldpackers’ annual plans.


US$ 10

Per day

Fee pays for

  • Benefits for travelers
  • Materials for volunteer activities
  • Donation to project


We request a volunteer to contribute $10 or €10 everyday which help us to cover food expenses, water bills, electricity bills, and running some other foundation programs

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What you get


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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Permaculture Course
Take part in our Permaculture course for free.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Stay at least
2 weeks

The Experience

We are currently running a project to build a safe school for vulnerable children of the Masaka region in Uganda. In the meantime we have a provisional school where we need a lot of help sharing our Initiative to the world. We need community manager, Media Editor, Website designer, Graphic designer, Fund raising project . If you would like to know more about us, follow us on Social media; Facebook & Instagram @ManywaInitiativeforChildren. But be aware we only recruit volunteers that are on the Worldpackers platform!

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  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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26 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 22 Immersing in the local culture
  • 21 Meeting locals
  • 20 Creating true social impact
  • 18 Developing social awareness
  • 11 Meeting international travelers
  • 10 Learning about sustainability

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 11 4. Quality education
  • 8 3. Good health and well-being
  • 2 17. Partnerships for the goals



I came for 2 weeks in the organization, it was my first experience of volunteering. Paul dedicates his life to the school and tries to do his best to help these children to have a good education. Everybody was so welcoming: Paul and his wife Promise, they really took me into their family, the teachers and the children. I really met fantastic people there and I learnt african culture. you can help for so much things there. Even if my stay was not long, it was really difficult to leave the organization and all these amazing people.Thank you to everyone, it was really a great experience that.I'll never forget

20 days ago

Paul replied

Thank you so much Mummy Nalongo
You have been so amazing .
You are a gift to us.
Mummy we love you so much .
And we miss you day by day.



During 3 weeks I had my first contact with african culture while also having my first volunteering experience. I tried to runaway from african countries which are already known in terms of tourism. Coming from Brazil, I can say I had one of the best experiences in my life. The reality in the organization is completely different and it didn't stop me from learning so much about life and trying my best to support Paul, Promise, the teachers and the children. the organization and the school are fantastic and seeing Paul's effort really touched my heart. Wish all the best to everyone involved.

3 months ago



This was my first experience as a volunteer. If you are looking for a real experience, where there are many things to do, this is the place. Children's smiles are priceless. I left with a heavy heart and the desire to come back again.

3 months ago

Paul replied

Thank you so much Stella i really loved the kind of personality .
Your are so compassionate .
Thanks for codinating a water project for us.
The children and the community are goingto be so happy of it.
You will always have a place in our heart



I really loved my stay in the organization it was defenetly an expierience wich i am very greatful for and wich i would not undo even if i could. I just loved to see and to expierience how the locals live.

3 months ago

Paul replied

Thank for staying with us

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My time with Paul at Manwya was wonderful! Paul is such a kind & selfless man willing to do so much for the children, the teachers & the community. He made sure i was comfortable the entire time & was accommodating to any of my needs. His passion for his school is inspiring! Choosing to stay here will be one of the best choices you could make! Promise is Paul's wife and is so lovely & fun to be around, the both of them will make you feel at home! Everyone there at the house & in the villages are so kind & i felt welcomed by everyone my entire stay. Thank you Paul for this amazing experience!

7 months ago

Paul replied

Thank you so much Kadie for staying with us.
I have enjoyed every bit of your presence .
You have a place at Manywa .
We shall miss you a lot.

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