We are excited to announce the launch of our Alumni Club especially for our fantastic former volunteers. Join now for a whole host of exclusive benefits! Read more
Uganda hosts the fifth highest number of refugees in the world, with many refugee settlements across the country, including Bidi Bidi, the world's largest. By implementing our play and playground programme we can help children recover from their experiences using a language they understand - play. Read more
Play is the universal language of a child.
Play is incredibly important for children’s learning, wellbeing and for healthy brain development – the UN includes the right to play in its Convention on the Rights of the Child, the most complete statement of children’s rights ever produced. Read more
We have so many wonderful alumni who have volunteered with us in Uganda over the years, so to say thank you we wanted to give you something back. To celebrate our upcoming 10th anniversary, today’s the day we launch our alumni club! Read more
Find out more about what being a summer intern with East African Playgrounds meant to Ilaria. 'Ever since first volunteering with East African Playgrounds, I had my heart set on doing the summer internship. Once I got accepted it had made my year and there was nothing else I’d ever been more excited about.' Email [email protected] for an application form Read more
The best memories are made with the wind in your hair and great vibes surrounding you. Joining our Festival Hitch, you'll get to hitch hike your way down to Latitude festival where your ticket will be paid for in return for some volunteer and damn good partying! Read more
Uganda Volunteer Project is all about experiencing a new culture whilst giving children their childhoods through play. Weekdays volunteering at a school building a playground and weekends exploring the amazing activities on offer in Uganda. What's not to love!
Apply now! Don't miss out on your place. Read more