Girl Child and Women Empowerers

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Coordinator | Ndagire
Coordinator | Ndagire

High­lights

Experience the enjoyable African way of life
Learn new local language like Luganda by living with a host family and sharing daily life together.
Become more passionate about our major and propel your career with international experience
Make memories you'll never forget during weekend excursion with your fellow participant s at our foundation
Visit the Waterfall, national parks, source of the Nile and the Equator
Join us to help the ill-treated Girls/Women and Single mothers so that they can have a Favourable life too because they are the mothers of the World. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+

Girl Child and Women Empowerment Project will challenge you and help you realize your potential. You’ll get direct insight into global legal practices that very many of the Females in Uganda pass through in their day to day life and they are denied their human rights. You’ll learn from experienced professionals in real-world situations.

Most of us sometimes take human rights and access to legal advice for granted. There are many people around the world who do not have access to these rights; whose voices are not heard and causes are not championed. As a Volunteer, you can work with us anytime to change this.

You can provide legal aid to those who really need it. Or, you can help protect human rights and bring about change in the community where we work. Choose to work at our Foundations and you can specialize in human rights work, or campaigns for social justice.

As a Volunteer at Hearts For Hope Africa we shall give you hands-on work experience you might not have access to back home. If you’re a teen exploring law as a potential career, your also welcome at our Foundation.


There is also a great social element to our programmes. We put you in touch with all your fellow volunteers via Facebook / WhatsApp before you set off so that you can be confident of where your heading to. Our projects receive volunteers from around the world throughout the year, so even if you’re travelling solo, you’re going to meet heaps of people along the way. Plus you’ll have plenty of opportunities to travel the country with your new found travel buddies – it’s all part of the Hearts For Hope Africa experience!

So if you’re thinking of doing something a bit different on your next trip abroad, then why not drop us a line and find out what extraordinary things you could be doing.

 Hearts For Hope Africa faces a number of challenges such as; 

  • Inadequate man power at our Foundation.
  • Limited income rate at the Foundation.

Solutions to the challenges.

  • Recruiting more volunteers both local and international that help solve the challenge of man power.
  • Setting up some small scale businesses under that foundation that help bring more income to the foundation as we also receive donation from well-wishers.

Hearts For Hope Africa has an ambition of helping the unprivileged single mothers, children and youths by providing with basic needs of life such as food, shelter, education, medication, parental love and care.

Hearts For Hope Africa is surrounded by a loving community full of people who need and deserve financial, education and counselling help so as to bring hope, joy and love to them and make them feeling loved.

Volunteer(s) while at our foundation will work with fellow volunteers at the foundation, from other parts of the world, Ugandan from various regions of the country and work with all people that need and deserve help and will live at the Director's home.

Volunteer(s) will be working with children, youths and single mother who are living in extremely poor home and communities. 

Volunteer(s) need to come with a few sweaters and light clothing because Uganda experiences Equatorial climate.

Typical day

Volunteer(s) work Monday-Friday from 08:00am-17:00pm.

Volunteer(s) start work at 08:00am, Break time at 10:00am-10:30am, lunch break 1:00pm-02:00pm.

Volunteer(s) are driven from the residence to the Foundation of their choice early in the morning.
During the Weekends volunteer(s) are granted chances like visiting the various tourist sites in the country, visiting Uganda's capital city and so many more.

Free-time activities

During the weekends volunteer(s) are taken to the visit the various tourist sites in Uganda, visiting the Capital City of Uganda (Kampala).

Chat with fellow volunteers and staff
playing board games
Engaging in Charity community cleaning

Water Sports
Swimming
Concert/
Music
Sightseeing
Shopping/
Souvenirs
Climbing
Safari/
Zoo
Hiking
Museum/
Opera
Sports
Riding
Yoga/
Meditation

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)
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
Mathematics, English and any other foreign language at University, College or High School level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
Physical education
Art and craft
Board games
Sports skills
counselling and Guidance.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:00 - 17:00

What's Included

Services by Hearts For Hope Africa

The Prices above include;

Daily transport between the school / project and the home/residence is included in the program fees
Accommodation is included in the program fees

Accommodation

We provided a home stay program at the Director's residence.

We provide a shared room for single sex volunteers, private room for couples.

We have both an indoor and outdoor bathroom and bathroom.

Our accommodation rooms are 10 x 12 feets.

Volunteer(s) are advised to come with personal tents and mosquito repellents for Camping.

Guest Family Bedroom (Single) Bedroom (Double) Camping
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. Food, snacks or beverages are at extra costs.
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

Once the volunteer(s) apply for Airport pickup, we shall pick put him / her from the Airport (Entebbe International Airport) upon arrival and taken to the Foundation residence.

Incase the volunteer(s) wishes to bring him/herself to the Foundation project / Residence we shall provide clear directions of the Foundation  Projects / residence.

Volunteer(s) are welcomed at any time of the year and any day of the week.

The first day the volunteer(s) arrive at the home stay orientation take place where they are briefed on what to do any when to do it and the third day the volunteer(s) are taken to foundations to start work.

Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
5 - 50 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
5 weeks (min. stay)
$ 450
6 weeks
$ 540
7 weeks
$ 630
8 weeks
$ 720
12 weeks
$ 1,080
20 weeks
$ 1,800
50 weeks (max. stay)
$ 4,500
Average fees
$ 90 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Hearts For Hope Africa 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 Hearts For Hope Africa during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Girl Child and Women Empowerers

Join us to help the ill-treated Girls/Women and Single mothers so that they can have a Favourable life too because they are the mothers of the World.

$90/week

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