Your Hand could be the change someone desperatly needs
Interested in volunteering with us? Volunteer

Why Volunteer with us?

Help strengthen our community, Use the skills you have to help a community in need, Develop interpersonal skills, Immerse in Uganda/ East Africa, discover a new culture, and experience a diverse country, Build bonds with new friends, the staff, other volunteers as well as your family and coworkers back home, Increase your mental health by making someone else’s life a little (or a lot) easier, Develop emotional stability by increasing your sense of purpose, Improve self-esteem, confidence by realizing there is so much YOU can do to help our community, Improve your career by acquiring new skills, GIVE joyful witness to love: the love of God, of one another, and of all people, Have fun Come and play with our kids and enjoy the company of the lovely staff, At last, but not least, you will feel just GREAT knowing you helped changing the life of a brother or sister in need!

What do you need to volunteer

You can apply for any volunteer placement by filling the application form and then submit it to us to our contacts.

Download Application Form Here:
Application Form


Accommodation/ Costs Volunteers will stay at a rented apartment or house for the cost of about 100$/150$ month. Let us know what is your preferred accommodation (basic or full standard) and we shall provide for you. As we are located a bit far of Entebbe International Airport we will pick you up and drop you off at the airport for 50$USD.

What will you do?

Mostly depends on what skills you have, but if volunteers wish, they can: Assist the staff by improving their professional skills, Develop new projects, Assistance conducting service to the community, Teach children English, or any subject of your expertise, Teach the staff and other teachers how to have fun while learning, be it doing some craft work, playing music, dancing or reading, Fundraising,Whether you have an applicable skill or you simply want to contribute to aid initiatives in Africa, we openly welcome you. You can help with as many projects as you wish, and for as long as you wish.

Who do we need?

Dedicated and compassionate people willing to contribute with their skills to upgrade the community! Enthusiasm, good sense of humor and helping spirit is a great asset!


Come as a teacher, nurse, minister/pastor, doctor, engineer, painter, project manager, gardener, farmer, hair dresses, computer trainer or entry level student. What matters is your willingness to join our team and share your ideas, creativity and knowledge.


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Our Volunteers

Still doubt whether we are the right organization to volunteer with?, check out what our previos volunteers have to say.


"It was good opportunity for me to see how much support organization like EMU who strive to help vulnerable people need. So, I really had a good time with this organization and so glad to choose this organization as volunteer opportunity".

Suzuka Kuriki, Japan

“Volunteering at EMU made me realize how a little help can go long ways. I was able to join many projects, thought computer class for children who never used a computer before, gave speech at the local school, had lots of fun exercising and dancing with local children.”

Isis Gomes , Brazil.

"Volunteered with EMU for 3 months and was part of the Sponsorship program also worked as a teacher on the remote area of Kamuli district. with some of the worst condition but the nicest people. Children were wonderful given the poor nutrition. They are kind, helpful, and polite. "

Heather Witt, Norway