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Project Field officer-Microfinance for Women

Volunteer opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity posted by: TOKAMALIRAWO AIDS SUPPORT (TASAAGA)

Posted on: February 4, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity description

TASAAGA is a non-profit organization running a number of community development projects and one of them being a micro-finance project called GROWW(Growing Resources, Opportunities and Wealth for Women). This project is providing micro-loans and business management skills to women in Uganda with an intention of empowering them to fight poverty in their households. TASAAGA is having a volunteer opportunity for some one who is interested in working with rural women in Africa with a challenging experience while working in a developing country like Uganda. The opportunity is to visit, meet with, coordinate and oversee all women groups supported by the project.

The volunteer position is open to a self-motivated and hardworking person. The volunteer will be required to contribute a volunteer fee of 150 US$ per week. The fee caters for project continuation and administration. TASAAGA will cater for your accommodation and meals during your internship time plus 24 hour support from our local staff. The volunteer shall be working hand in hand with our local staff.

TASAAGA projects take people from one month to six months. The village where the project is located is 40 minutes drive from Kampala the Capital of Uganda, it has electricity, accessibility to internet services and banking services such as ATM machines. As a volunteer you cater for your flight expenses but the organisation is going to be there when you arrive at Entebbe Airport to pick you up to the office of the organization at no cost.

To know more about this project visit our website at and if you are interested send your resume to;

How to apply

For those interested in this position send your resume to;


Katabi Entebbe Rd, P.O.Box 30054, Entebbe, Central Region, 256, Uganda


Appropriate for
Extra details
Fee required
Training provided
International volunteer options
International volunteers welcome
Housing available
Language/cultural support available
Owner's areas of focus

Time Commitment

3 months or longer
Time commitment
Full time (30-40 hours/week)
Times of day
Days of week
Flexible schedule
Start and end dates
5th/May/2014 to 6th/August/2014