Give Us Wings Volunteer Trips are service trips with an emphasis on creating awareness about poverty and development in rural communities in Uganda. You will be inspired by the loving, hard-working people you meet, and you will have opportunities to use your personal skills, talents, and enthusiasm to assist our partners improve their lives.
"My experience was amazing! The person-to-person approach of partnering with others in our world makes a huge difference to understanding and communication." - Mary K., 2013
UPCOMING TRIPS TO UGANDA
There are no Volunteer Trips scheduled at this time due to COVID-19
COST: $2,500 plus airfare
Volunteers who go on Give Us Wings volunteer trips are required to complete 4 documents (Click here to see sample AGREEMENT & APPLICATION PARTS 1, 2, & 3) and make the corresponding payments by the dates indicated:
DUE 3 months ahead
Give Us Wings Trip Agreement
Trip Application (Part 1)
DUE 2 months ahead
Trip Application (Part 2)
DUE 1 month ahead
Trip Application (Part 3)
NOTE: Give Us Wings volunteer trips must have a minimum of 6 people signed up by the deadline noted above. There is a maximum of 12 people allowed for each trip.
You will meet with community-based groups to talk about the effects of poverty and you will discuss ways to alleviate poverty.
You will have opportunities to talk one-to-one with men, women, and children with whom we have worked for over 19 years.
We can also arrange for you to spend time with a family and experience for yourself, daily life in rural Uganda.
Additionally, you can take part in a variety of hands-on projects, such as working at a Give Us Wings’ Health Clinic in Uganda, tutoring students, assisting in community organization, and agricultural work.
Give Us Wings Volunteer Trips are truly life-changing.