SAFE Children Foundation

Help children in Uganda reach their full potential

Mbale, Uganda, Africa

We are a charity working towards providing a robust support system to enable children from vulnerable and marginalized communities to attain their full potential in life.


Volunteering Activities

Administration
Childcare
Fundraising
Social Work
Sports
Teaching
Women Empowerment

What We Need

Volunteer and help at S.A.F.E Children Foundation with community projects aiming to Teach, Empower, Develop & give Psycho social and material support to the Underprivileged and Vulnerable children in Eastern Uganda. . You simply cannot come to S.A.F.E and not be moved by the determination and hope of the people. It is an experience that will stay with you.

Duties will not be handed to you - there is no set format. With respect, empathy, and personal motivation, you can find your own unique way to make a difference.
Whether you have an applicable skill in any field or you simply want to contribute to aid initiatives in Africa, we openly welcome you. You can help with as many projects and for as long as you wish.

Please note you must speak English to volunteer at S.A.F.E Children Foundation.


When & Who

We are always on the lookout for new volunteers. So please plan your volunteering any time of the year. Contact us today to see how you might be able to get involved and become part of this incredible project!
Nope, we don't require a minimum duration
Everyone

What we Provide

Homestay, Volunteer House

Your volunteer fees cover all meals and accommodation.

During your time at S.A.F.E, you’ll be living in the volunteer house or or at a homestay with a family. There is Water & Power for lights and charging devices.

The house is close to town hence easy access to basic supplies.

Volunteers will need to cover all external costs - flights, travel and health insurance, visa, vaccinations, etc.

Variety

All meals are provided. Breakfast is casual and usually around 9am. Lunch and dinner are served around 1pm and 9pm.

Electricity
T-shirt
Welcome Kit
Purified Drinking Water

Our Fees

$10

One of the best things about volunteering at SAFE is that there are no administrative costs. We are dedicated to putting all money possible toward the projects. To that end, we charge minimal fees which cover volunteers' food and board, and in the first 3 months, include a built-in donation to the project of your choice.

The below costs are all in USD:

Under three weeks: $250
First month: $350
Second month: $250
Third month: $150
Subsequent months: $100
Airport transfer (each way): $100


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More Services we Offer

May have additional fees
Tours
Social Activities

Volunteering with SAFE Children Foundation will allow one to meet people and experience different African cultures and see the local area as well. Sipi Falls, Sisiyi Falls, Nyero Rock paintings, the source of the Nile river and Mount Elgon trips are some of the trips that we can help you organize to make your visit to Uganda a memorable one!


Contact Person

Maina Daniel
Plot 29 Nkokonjeru, Mbale, Mbale, Uganda.
85% response rate , 98 hour(s) response time.

Other Ways to Help

S.A.F.E has an ongoing need for secondhand laptops which are expensive and hard to come by in Uganda. We are also seeking Scholastic materials, Teaching aids, Clothing & Shoes (for children), Sports Equipment, Story books, Toys, Solar lighting kits . . If you’re interested in donating these items or doing a fundraiser for them, please contact us.


Additional Info about Us

Up to 5 people

You wont just have an average volunteer experience. Volunteering at S.A.F.E means joining a family, becoming part of a community, and having experiences that will change the way you see the world.

We invite you to join us.

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Most of the projects involve moving in different communities, this flexibility will allow one to meet people and experience different African cultures and see the local area as well. Sipi Falls, Sisiyi Falls, Nyero Rock paintings, the source of the Nile river and Mount Elgon trips are some of the trips that we can help you organize to make your visit to Uganda a memorable one!

Volunteer and help at S.A.F.E Children Foundation with community projects aiming to Teach, Empower, Develop & give Psycho social and material support to the Underprivileged and Vulnerable children in Mbale, Eastern Uganda.

Our primary focus is to lift up the face of safe, active & fully empowered children in schools & community. We engage in various activities which include teaching, providing psycho social and material support to underprivileged children, Games and sports, Music and dance projects, Addressing the concerns of the causes and effects of early marriage and HIV Aids among others.

Mission
To provide a robust support system to enable vulnerable & marginalized children to attain their full potential in life.

Whether you have an applicable skill in any field or you simply want to contribute to aid initiatives in Africa, we openly welcome you.
You can help with as many projects and for as long as you wish.


Our Recent Supporters

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Mandy
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Rory
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What are you waiting for?

We at SAFE Children Foundation would love to hear from you!