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Soccer Trainers

The program seeks to recruit volunteers interested in training soccer and sports to our HIV+ orphans to boost their health and restore living hope.

The orphans soccer program was created to empower HIV+ young orphans live a happy positive life. with healthy fitness, and daily training keeping their bodies healthy and immunity boosted.
Beforehand, orphans in this area used to kill themselves in fear to live with AIDS, others involved in activities that claimed their lives such as fishing to scrape for a living!

Therefore, having oversees volunteers come to train these kids, restores their hope, widen their thinking capacity in relation to living and value their existence in the world.
The program therefore looks forward to restore their hope.

Suitable for

Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
Wheel Chairs

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). Of course, there is an exception for children that are accompanied by their parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
There are no skills needed other than talents. any one talented in soccer or any other sports activity. and other skills or talents are welcome such as dramma, music and crafts
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:00 - 16:00

Any questions? Just ask. We at Step Up Uganda are happy to help you.

Contact Project Coordinator

Free-time activities

During weekend and free days; volunteers can go swimming at hotels around in the healthy swimming pool and even go rafting at R. Nile, getting involved in soccer galas with village teams, touring around the mountains and going for music concerts in around

Water Sports
Swimming
Concert/Music
Safari/Zoo
Sports
Contact & Reservation
$75
/week
$75
/week
2 - 40
weeks
2 - 40
weeks
18+
age
18+
age
Airport Pickup
Housing
Food
Internet
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Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

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Services by Step Up Uganda
The fees include feeding, laundry, water (bottled) and accommodation. Note that, we cook familiar dishes, for vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Foods include greens,rice,spaguetti,fish,chicken, beef,chapatis, banana plantain, cornmeal,omlettes, pizzas (african make) and so much more.
Airport Pickup at Entebbe
Accommodation

we have a volunteers house with six double bedrooms.

Guest Family Bedroom (Double) Camping
Food & Beverages

Breakfast ( African, American) and vegetarian choice is considered.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
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Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

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Costs (Prices in USD)
2 weeks (min. stay)
$150.00
3 weeks
$225.00
4 weeks
$300.00
5 weeks
$375.00
9 weeks
$675.00
17 weeks
$1,275.00
40 weeks (max. stay)
$3,000.00
Average fees
$75.00/week

You can volunteer at the project site in Mukono/Uganda between 2 weeks and 40 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Step Up Uganda 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 Step Up Uganda during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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The nearest airport is Entebbe (EBB) in Entebbe. We assist you to find cheap flights to Uganda.
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If you are intending to volunteer in Uganda you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Uganda.
Free-time
What can you do in leisure-time in Uganda while you are not working at your volunteer opportunity?
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