Volunteer with Trust Future Uganda

Trust Future Uganda

Kampala, Uganda, Africa

we are a charity organization working with voluneraable children and disadvanted women in wakiso, uganda

Trust Future Uganda (TFU) is a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) which aims to offer a brighter future to youths, vulnerable children, and disadvantaged women living in Uganda. Our mission is to empower vulnerable children, youths and marginalized women in Uganda. Trust Future Uganda was established in year 2008 as a Community Based Organization and later upgraded to full Non- Governmental Organization (NGO) in 2011 with REG.NO.S.5914/8905. As a NGO, it was established to help vulnerable children, youth and marginalized women in the areas of Education, Health and Economic Empowerment. It operates in Nansana Town council area and Nabweru sub county Wakiso district. The main objectives of TFU are;
1. To equip children, youth and marginalized women with vocational knowledge and skills which are needed to promote development.
2. To increase awareness on the general health, well-being and proper nutrition.
3. To nurture well behaved, socially, morally, spiritually and academically up right children who will be involved in a positive change of our societies
4. To advance HIV/AIDS prevention by raising awareness and to increase control of malaria and diarrhea diseases amongst our children, youth and Marginalized women as well as the community at large.
5. Promotion of Child Protection, Rights of Children & Youth Development and Address the Issues related to Abuse and Marginalization of Children, Youth and Women.


Our Activities


What We Need

Trust Future works in three sectors: education, health and economic empowerment.
1. Education for:
• Children. Our primary school counts 183 students, including 53 most vulnerable children. We educate children from 4 to 14 years.
2. Health
• In partnership with local organizations we offer free HIV test, counseling and psychological support to the local community.
• In partnership with a local dispensary, we provide our vulnerable pupils with a free access to health care and medicine.
3. Empowerment of:
• Disadvantaged women through economic activities like craft products (mats, lady’s hand bags, beads, craft shoes, envelopes and paper bags).
• Youths: we provide youths – who drop out of school or got early marriage – with professional skills (i.e. bricks and shoes making or sewing activities).
• Management: accountancy and finance of the projects prioritize NGO’s needs - Project management: planning, implementation, monitoring, defining budget and evaluation, finding new sources of sustainability.
• Research work: qualitative and quantitative research about our beneficiaries (disadvantaged women, youth and children) regarding to living conditions, health, income, nutrition, accommodation, etc.
• Field work: social work in the communities, meetings and interactions with our beneficiaries (advices and prevention), guidance and psychological support.
• Journalism: in order to create awareness among the social network, you will collect and write short interviews and positive stories of Trust Future’s members – either staff, or beneficiaries (Humans of Trust Future).
• Marketing / communication: strategic marketing and operational, promotion of the projects, creation of promotional supports (video, brochure, flyers, business card, …), promotion of volunteering (through also voluntourism) and internship, writing job description of volunteering opportunities, finding international market for Women empowerment’s craft products, etc.
• eMarketing: interactions with the web users on social networks (i.e. Facebook) and the website (update and writing)
• Public Relations: - partnership-building : with the objective of recruiting new volunteers/internships and collecting supports, you will be looking for international partnerships with High School (social workers, teachers), Secondary School, foundations, companies (Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), etc., - search of local partners (building a strong network), - fundraising programme (writing fundraising proposals and implementation)
• Teaching: in collaboration with the teaching staff, you will teach subjects such as English, Mathematics, Sciences, Geography, Physical Education, Art (drawing and painting) or any other relevant subject (i.e. foreign languages, computer skills). To provide recreational activities to children and youth such as games and Sports.
• Photography / Video: in order to create awareness about Ugandan living conditions and culture, you can capture pictures or videos of Trust Future’s environment (community) or members (staff, beneficiaries).
• IT: updating of the website.

from January to December
2 weeks

What We Provide

Accommodation
Meals

We provide accommodation in either a guest house or a host family and we also provide three meals a day. all these from the cost he/she pays.
NB. we don't pay any fee to our volunteers such salary, allowances e.t.c.


Important Info

Suitable For

Individuals, Family with Kids, Groups

Minimum Stay

Any period of time

Staff Size

5 to 10 people


Fees

Per month - Fee
1 - 190
2 - 273
3 - 384
4 - 439
5 - 537
6 - 634
7 - 640
8 - 717
9 - 800
10 - 884
11 - 967
12 - 1050


Watch Us

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsgXCuDbUYqohdT1DRfe0iQ

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Help out from Home

Logo and Graphic Design
Create/Update our Website
Social Media Help
Fundraising

the volunteers will be posting on our pages, opening up fundraising pages and do the fundraising, organization marketing among others


Your Contact Person

shamim Nakiganda
Nabweru Road, Kampala, Uganda.
100% response rate

Other Information

Trust Future Uganda (TFU) is a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) which aims to offer a brighter future to youths, vulnerable children and disadvantaged women living in Uganda. Our mission is to empower vulnerable children, youths and marginalized women in Uganda. Trust Future Uganda was established in year 2008 as a Community Based Organization and later upgraded to full Non- Governmental Organization (NGO) in 2011 with REG.NO.S.5914/8905. As a NGO, it was established to help vulnerable children, youth and marginalized women in areas of Education, Health and Economic Empowerment. It operates in Nansana Town council area and Nabweru sub county Wakiso district. The main objectives of TFU are;
1. To equip children, youth and marginalized women with vocational knowledge and skills which are needed to promote development.
2. To increase awareness on the general health, well-being and proper nutrition.
3. To nurture well behaved, socially, morally, spiritually and academically up right children who will be involved in a positive change of our societies
4. To advance HIV/AIDS prevention by raising awareness and to increase control of malaria and diarrheal diseases amongst our children, youth and Marginalized women as well as the community at large.
5. Promotion of Child Protection, Rights of Children & Youth Development and Address the Issues related to Abuse and Marginalization of Children, Youth and Women.


Our Wish List

clothes
food
scholastic materials
computers
library books
tents
chairs
playing materials for the kids
tables
furniture.