Construction of a classroom block

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MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers
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Coordinator | Mulindwa
Coordinator | Mulindwa
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High­lights

Experience the local African way of life by working with us in Uganda under the Uganda Macerudet volunteering program at Mmanze Centre For Rural Development And Training.
Gain Ugandan local language fluency by living with a host family and working with the local people from a typical rural area in Uganda.
Become more passionate about your career and propel your experience and expertise with the local communities in Uganda.
Make memories that you will never forget during local excursions with your friends in our typical rural setting.
Enjoy Rolex and fresh fruits that are are produced without using inorganic gaming materials.
This is a new School in our community that is offering quality basic education to the children at kindergarten level/lower primary before joining formal primary level. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+
Wheel Chairs

The program will involve the local communities and parents to work with the volunteers to construct the classroom block for the children at Twinage kindergarten.Volunteers will be also requested to contribute towards the buying of the factory made building materials like cement,stone dust,iron sheets,metallic doors and windows,nails and timber.The contribution will depend on the number of international volunteers available.The more they will be the less they will be contributing.Secondly,the volunteers will be involved in mixing the sand,cement and water.Mixing stones,with sand and cement.They will also be involved in assisting the local builders with the mixed aggregates.Volunteers will also be involved in painting the building when completed and installation of the floor of the building.

Typical day

Typical day starts in the morning with breakfast served at 08:-09:00 am,09:00 -13:00 pm is working time ,13:00-14:00 pm is lunch time ,14:00-16:00 pm is working time,16:00-18:00 pm is leisure time like local tour and sports.18:00-20:00 is bathing time and 21:00-22:00 is time for dinner.

Free-time activities

Volunteers can go for an  evening walk during their free time.Secondly ,they are free to go for tours outside the project area on weekends and public holidays in Uganda.

Concert/
Music
Safari/
Zoo
Museum/
Opera
Sports

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 (basic level)
Education Requirements
Building and construction at Basic Education level
Required Documents
CV, Photo, Motivation letter, Copy of passport and current photo
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
No relevant work experience needed but the commitment to work and share with us your knowledge.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 09:00 - 16:00

What's Included

Services by MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers

50% of the fees is used for airport pickup,drop back,feeding and accommodation.50% is used to to buy the needed building materials like cement, iron bars, metallic windows, metallic doors, stone dust, paint,iron sheets.

Airport Pickup at Entebbe International Airport

Volunteers are picked from the airport by any of our members.however,we need to know the arrival details like time of arrival and plane details.We request volunteers to send us their photo before arrival for proper recognition.Should volunteers arriving time be late in the night,volunteers are advised to stay in a guest House or hotel at their expense.

Accommodation

Volunteers are accommodated with a host family to enable them learn our social cultural beliefs and practices.

Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

We provide our local food and sauce.we provide water for drinking and some fruits.

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.
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.
Vaccines
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

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

Volunteers are accepted all the year round.

This program is paused due to COVID-19

Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
4 - 10 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
4 weeks (min. stay)
$1,000
5 weeks
$1,250
6 weeks
$1,500
7 weeks
$1,750
8 weeks
$2,000
9 weeks
$2,250
10 weeks (max. stay)
$2,500
Average fees
$250 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers 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 MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Construction of a classroom block

This is a new School in our community that is offering quality basic education to the children at kindergarten level/lower primary before joining formal primary level.

$250/week

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