Responsible for day-to-day implementation and planning of activities coordinating and supervising trainers and volunteers.
By volunteering with us you get
to meet many different types of people and solid relationships based on mutual
respect, understanding, and caring. As a EACO volunteer you will:
Make a difference in people’s lives, bringing about social change
Develop a wide network and range of skills and experience that can transform your own life
Have the opportunity to visit one of the best tourism destinations in the world
As a volunteer you will
Help to deliver office support and assist with administrative tasks
Help to develop and write project proposals, write grant proposals, help in fundraising, sensitizing the community about health and sanitation.
Help to establish, design and implement resource mobilization plans to generate support and income for priorities of Empower and Care Organization (EACO) projects with support from the resource mobilization office.
Over thee weekends we can organize and visit some of the tourist places, this will be at your own expense and can include: Source of the Nile in Jinja, Water falls, Game parks and others.There are many other tourism opportunities in Uganda.
We recommend you to have some extra weekly budget for your other expenses such as bottled water, personal items, beverages, and entertainment.
We provide airport pick up to and from the airport as well as to the project sites.
Accommodation at EACO is simple but comfortable. We can accommodate more than ten persons at any given time. You can also decide to share with some Families of the Caretakers or in a guest house. Volunteers have their own room which is secured with a door lock. Two volunteers can share a room but each one must have his/her own bed. Our guest-house has western (flushing toilet). There is electricity and a generator is available for use when electricity fails to work.
Volunteers are provided with 3 meals per day and that is Breakfast, lunch and Supper. Water is also provided with some fruits.