Community Fundraising Assistant

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founded in 2009
Give Children's Ministry
Coordinator | Mutaka
Coordinator | Mutaka
Community fundraising assistant help to give children financial security for the future. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+

A grant writing volunteer and a fundraising volunteer fulfill important roles of helping to give children ministry and secure the necessary funding to continue pursuing their causes. These funds will help give children's ministry build a strong economy for the these poor marginalized children through education by build a learning conducive environment for them. The funds will help in improving the economic activities through sensitization and capacity building on income generating projects.

Although these grant writing and fundraising volunteer placements do not necessarily require previous experience in this field, volunteers interested in these positions should feel confident in their writing and communication skills.

It is also beneficial for volunteers in these grant writing volunteer and fundraising volunteer placements to have strong research skills and feel comfortable networking.

Free-time activities

Rural Child and Education up raising money and volunteer time to build at Give Children's Ministry schools for tomorrow project.
Extra activities you will not miss: Culture Village visits and Kibale Forest National Park which is rich and unique habitat for more than 250 species and over 300 bird species. Visits to other National Parks and Safaris, Source of the Nile, Hills of Kigulu for climbing,

Water Sports

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (fluently)
Education Requirements
Various at Degree & Diploma Level level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:00 - 14:30

Included Services

Services by Give Children's Ministry

Program fees covers: pre- service [culture health talk, program orientation, training etc.]
1 day sight seeing guide fee around Kampala or Jinja, equator, world heritage site [e.g game parks, zoos, museum,rivers etc], accommodation, laundry, food during placement with host family or volunteer guest house [3 meals a day], transportation to the site from GCM Base in Kiboga regular follow up support/ visit
[1-2 weeks interval by GCM's staff. support to local staff and volunteers.


The GCM guest house is located in semi urban area with electricity power, water Good bathrooms, Flash latrines with running water, Kitchen and the rooms are 12ft by 10ft. the house has got a stand by generator. Rooms are single and can be shared by three people. we the house has four Bee rooms with dining and siting room.

Food & Beverages

These include Breakfast, evening tea/coffee, two meals, vegetarians and non Vegetarians

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Entebbe International Airport (EBB) in Entebbe. We assist you to find cheap flights to Uganda.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Uganda provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Uganda you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Uganda.

Dates & Fees

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
7 - 30 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
7 weeks (min. stay)
$ 735
8 weeks
$ 813
9 weeks
$ 890
10 weeks
$ 968
14 weeks
$ 1,278
22 weeks
$ 1,899
30 weeks (max. stay)
$ 2,520
Average fees
$ 95 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Give Children's Ministry will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Give Children's Ministry during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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