Volunteer Today

VOLUNTEER TODAY

“The East Africa ‘s Most Trusted & Affordable Volunteer Abroad Programs.”

“Are You Ready To Choose An Adventure And Change The World?”

If are you looking for a Life Changing Grassroots Cultural Immersion Experience then, you’ve come to the right place. Justice Tourism Foundation brings culturally,socially and environmentally conscious travelers  together from all walks of life with a purpose and passion to explore Uganda in a meaningful and impactful way with the aim of promoting the local economy and to uplift wellbeing of host communities in Uganda through creation of sustainable livelihoods opportunities in support of many United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs).

Justice Tourism Foundation Volunteer Programs are designed to offer the opportunity to participants; individual travelers, work groups and teams, students, youth, and adults, a unique travel experience,  – to engage in an authentic cultural immersion experiences with the local community members and support projects created and led by the community. Participants will have the opportunity to volunteer alongside the local community members on a range of volunteer programs – from teaching and working with children to medical missions, conservation, sports, entrepreneurship, women empowerment, microfinance, construction, community development and internship opportunities. We can also customize design a program for your group based on your interest, time frame, and number of participants that offer you an authentic learning experience in a variety of different program areas. At the same time we ensure that your experience brings positive benefits to local community development initiatives. 

With more than 15 years of experience, we provide the safest and most affordable fully-hosted volunteer experiences. Programs start at just US$29 a day, including airport pickup, accommodation, meals, and 24/7 in-country support. Our flexible booking policy means you can make free changes and volunteer abroad with confidence.

Programs range from 1 to 12 weeks in Uganda. Are you ready to immerse yourself in a new culture while making a difference?

Key Information

Fully hosted experience from $200 a week

Volunteer from 1 – 12 weeks

Ages 18+

Based in the Greater Fort Portal Tourism City and Jinja, the adventures Regions

Go off the beaten track in Africa

Projects align with UN Sustainable Development Goals

Impact driven projects run by locals

Recognized by Uganda Tourism Board

FEATURED VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS

Women Empowerment Program

Empowering women to acquire skills

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Empower the rural women and girls by providing support in developing the skills needed to carry out income-generating activities so they can provide for themselves and their families.

Construction Program

Supporting Community Development

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

There’s urgent need of volunteers to boost the basic facilities and infrastructure for the people in poverty-stricken communities. Projects vary from constructing and repairing houses, schools, care and health centers, toilets, and clean water sources for deprived local people.

Microfinance Program

Supporting Women Startups

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Microfinance project aims to contribute towards sustainable economic development by providing local individuals, groups and communities with the proper skills training and micro-loans to grow their businesses, create new jobs and help break the cycle of poverty and hunger.

Medical Program

Improves health & wellbeing

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Help bring better healthcare to rural clinics and on mobile wound care outreach in Uganda. Duties are a mixture of hands-on, administrative and observational tasks.

Reforestation Program

Restoration of Forest Landscapes

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Volunteers in this field do hands-on work and have a direct impact on the preservation of the environment in the host communities. International participants will have the opportunity to gain firsthand experience in agro-forestry tree planting and reforestation.

Water, Sanitation & Hygiene

Provision of Clean Safe Water

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Volunteer’s work involves manual labor such as digging the water wells, constructing of Spring Water Well, renovation of Boreholes and water wells and digging of trenches alongside skilled and unskilled local builders to help with the construction work.

Public Health Care Outreach

Provision of free medical care

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

A medical project with a difference. This is a one week roving medical campaign, visiting rural communities and helping to provide malaria treatment and prevention, as well education around nutrition, sexual health and hygiene.

Rural Biodigesters Construction

Bio-energy to Rural Communities

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

This project will be installing Dome Biogas Digesters outside of households in rural Communities in Uganda. These digesters convert the animal waste into biogas – a much cleaner, renewable fuel source.

Philanthropy Program

development & enterprise priorities

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from USD 200 only

Duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Programs start on the 1st and 15th of every month all year round
Based in rural Uganda
Volunteers aged 18+ and families

Justice Tourism Foundation’s Philanthropy programs include building classrooms; sponsoring student school fees; developing micro-enterprise initiatives for women’s groups; encouraging financial savings culture through Village Banks.