Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer to play with orphans and needy children at Sports Talent Africa

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Sports Talent Africa | Wakiso, Uganda
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Sports Talent Africa


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Start Date

May 12, 2019

End Date

February 29, 2020

Times of Day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


VOLUNTEERS, PARTNERS, DONORS, FUNDRAISERS, COUNTRY COORDINATORS, SPORTS COACHES/TRAINERS, ENGLISH TEACHERS, CONSTRUCTORS/BUILDERS, INTERNSHIPS ARE URGENTLY NEEDED AT SPORTS TALENT AFRICA (STAR)

Volunteering with Sports Talent Africa at our areas of operation in Uganda is completely free of charge.

We need volunteers who can bring new ideas, work with minimal supervision, and have a positive, self-starting attitude. We do not need just young volunteers, but older people with business skills and experience as well. We need those who can sort out bookwork and apply for grants. As we try to help all members of society, we need all ages of volunteers to help them function.

WELFARE:

Volunteering with us or securing a volunteer placement for the period you are with us is free but accommodation will require your contribution towards support for your:

MEALS:

Day-to-day volunteer needs such as western treats, Safaris (for volunteers staying longer than a month.

- Transportation fees

- Accommodation

- Emergency medical support.

STAR will provide an affordable and average value for you to be well accommodated during your stay depending on your needs and period of stay. You are free to dictate your welfare needs depending on affordability. Please contact us early in advance so we can work out your welfare needs while you volunteer with us.

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES:

- Tournament Organisation

- Training workshops

- Sports skill training

- Play ground constructions

- Sports Centres’ Construction and Set-up

- School Constructions (Primary and secondary)

- Referee duties

- Coach training

- Sports Staff empowerment

- English Teaching

- Administrative support

- Country representatives

- Starting and empowering sports oriented income generating activities to sustain sports programs

- Sponsoring Children in sports and Academics

- Empowering girl child sports talent

- Providing sports kits and daily use materials to girl children in the sports program

HOW TO APPLY

Please fill the form on the STAR link below at the volunteer page http://sportstalentafrica.org/volunteer-with-us/ including a list of your skills/interests, and a Statement of Interest telling us why you want to come live and volunteer in Uganda. Try to apply well in advance of when you’re traveling.

You must arrive around the 1st or 15th of the month. We have a fortnight minimum and a 3 month maximum. If you want to stay longer, we’ll work it out if the space is available.

You need to be at least 16 years old, speak English, and be in relatively good health to volunteer with STAR.

OUR VISION:

To be a leading life changing opportunity for children, youths and adults who are talented in sports skills while developing and enriching their spiritual, educational, health and welfare aspects.

OUR MISSION:

To develop children and youths talents in sports whilst building and strengthening symbiotically beneficial relationships with national and international sports bodies in a bid to overhaul sports talent growth to the wholesome benefit of children and youths enrolled in our sports activities.

STAR OBJECTIVES

- To provide sponsorship programs to orphans, needy children and poor youths to continue with education programs using their sports talents.

- To promote girl child education so that we can ensure gender equality and equal opportunities in the communities that we serve.

- To start and develop income generating projects to ensure sustainability of the organization’s programs

- To build permanent sports play grounds in Uganda and other parts of Africa to help in sports training programs.

- To regularly organize sports tournaments to improve on the children and youth’s sports talents.

- To distribute efficient and well trained sports players to prominent international sports clubs.

- To build a home to provide a safe and better environment for the orphaned children.

- To conduct community outreach programs with the purpose of sensitizing people about sanitation, poverty eradication, quality education, health and among others.

STAR MAIN ACTIVITIES:

- To build several sports play grounds in Africa to help promote sports.

- Organizing seminars for children, youth and adults on HIV/AIDS and malaria.

- Building sports schools where orphans, needy children and youths can access affordable education and sports skills.

- To promote girl child education and talent promotion in relation with gender equality.

- Building a home for the total orphans.

- Procure transport means to help move sports players to different places for sports program activities.

- To find possible sponsors for orphans, needy children and youths.

- Providing school materials to the total orphans, needy children and youths.

- Educating the starving orphaned children, needy children and youths of Africa on sponsorship.

- Starting income generating projects for sustainability of the organization programs.

- Conducting community outreach development programs

VOLUNTEERS, PARTNERS, DONORS, FUNDRAISERS, COUNTRY COORDINATORS, SPORTS COACHES/TRAINERS, ENGLISH TEACHERS, CONSTRUCTORS/BUILDERS, INTERNSHIPS ARE URGENTLY NEEDED AT SPORTS TALENT AFRICA (STAR)

Volunteering with Sports Talent Africa at…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How To Apply

PRAISE GOD AND HIS SON JESUS CHRIST.

As we serve God, we also need to plan on how we can bring HOPE to the orphans, needy children and the youths in general on feeding them, educating them, identifying, developing and promoting their talents mainly in sports, vocational work activities e.t.c Activities that can bring Extra HOPE to children and youths from poor families and poor communities. And help me please to view through this post below and see if God can bless you to bless a child, the God's name shall be glorified.

SPORTS TALENT AFRICA (STAR)

Website: www.sportstalentafrica.org

Email: info@sportstalentafrica.org

Tel: +256774131964

Or STAR facebook link: https://web.facebook.com/staru123/

Volunteer Forms at: http://sportstalentafrica.org/volunteer-with-us/

Hello people,

Sports Talent Africa is run basing on the Vision, Mission, Objectives and Activities stated below:

Our Vision:

To be a leading life changing opportunity for children, youths and adults who are talented in sports skills while developing and enriching their spiritual, educational, health and welfare aspects.

Our Mission:

To develop children and youths talents in sports whilst building and strengthening symbiotically beneficial relationships with national and international sports bodies in a bid to overhaul sports talent growth to the wholesome benefit of children and youths enrolled in our sports activities.

STAR OBJECTIVES

To provide sponsorship programs to orphans, needy children and poor youths to continue with education programs using their sports talents.

To promote girl child education so that we can ensure gender equality and equal opportunities in the communities that we serve.

To start and develop income generating projects to ensure sustainability of the organization’s programs

To build permanent sports play grounds in Uganda and other parts of Africa to help in sports training programs.

To regularly organize sports tournaments to improve on the children and youth’s sports talents.

To distribute efficient and well trained sports players to prominent international sports clubs.

To build a home to provide a safe and better environment for the orphaned children.

To conduct community outreach programs with the purpose of sensitizing people about sanitation, poverty eradication, quality education, health and among others.

STAR MAIN ACTIVITIES

To build several sports play grounds in Africa to help promote sports.

Organizing seminars for children, youth and adults on HIV/AIDS and malaria.

Building sports schools where orphans, needy children and youths can access affordable education and sports skills.

To promote girl child education and talent promotion in relation with gender equality.

Building a home for the total orphans.

Procure transport means to help move sports players to different places for sports program activities.

To find possible sponsors for orphans, needy children and youths.

Providing school materials to the total orphans, needy children and youths.

Educating the starving orphaned children, needy children and youths of Africa on sponsorship.

Starting income generating projects for sustainability of the organization programs.

Conducting community outreach development programs

WE NEED PARTNERS, INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEERS, DONORS, SPORTS SPONSORS, CHILDREN/YOUTHS SPONSORS, FUND RAISERS, ADVOCATORS, COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVES/COORDINATORS, VOLUNTEER SOCCER COACHES, AND OTHER SPORTS COACHES, SPORTS PLAY GROUNDS CONSTRUCTION, SPORTS SCHOOLS CONSTRUCTION, TOURNAMENT ORGANIZERS, COACHING SEMINARS ORGANIZERS, REFEREE COURSE/WORKSHOP FACILITATORS, WELL - WISHERS, GENERAL SPORTS SUPPORTERS, FRIENDS.

NOTE:

PLEASE WE NEED ALL CATEGORIES OF PEOPLE TO JOIN US AND WE WORK TOGETHER TO IDENTIFY, DEVELOP AND PROMOTE SPORTS TALENT AMONG THE ORPHANS, NEEDY CHILDREN, TALENTED CHILDREN AND THE YOUTHS. PLEASE WORLD WE NEED YOUR PRAYERS AND SUPPORT. OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT US, OUR HEAD OFFICES ARE LOCATED IN UGANDA, EAST AFRICA.

Please feel free to VOLUNTEER with Sports Talent Africa, we have an affordable Volunteer Guest House for International Volunteers.

PRAISE GOD AND HIS SON JESUS CHRIST.

As we serve God, we also need to plan on how we can bring HOPE to the orphans, needy children and the youths in general on feeding them, educating them…

Location

Gayaza

Gayaza, Kasangati, Wakiso +256, UG
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