FBCG WASH in Schools - UGANDA

Opportunity Overview

In partnership with First Baptist Church of Geneva

WASH in Schools - Steps to Better Health

Are you passionate about investing in future and seeing youth make a difference in the lives of those around them? 

Lifewater International is excited to train new field office staff members in Uganda in our WASH in Schools - Steps to Better Health curriculum. They will then train primary school teachers in south eastern Uganda how to instigate and lead effective WASH clubs in schools. 

A team of 3-5 qualified volunteers from FBCG will travel with 1 Lifewater staff member to Uganda to train 20 staff and government education officials in Lifewater's water, sanitation, and hygiene curriculum designed for rural primary schools. 

You will be notified no later than May 7th if you have been selected for this trip.

Note: The estimated trip cost includes international airfare ($1,500) and on the ground costs ($1,200).  All on the ground costs such as lodging, food, and transportation are included. Once airfare is purchased Lifewater will contact you with your exact trip cost. 

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Cost: $1,200.00 due 6/15/2016

Milestone Amount Due Date
Trip Cost (without airfare) $1,200.00 6/15/2016
Form Description Due Date Required?
Emergency Contact Form Please complete this emergency contact form and email to [email protected] or mail to Lifewater at PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. Required
Trip Preparation Form Please sign and complete and refer to the Trip Preparation Policy.

Email to [email protected] or Lifewater ATTN: Trips PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
Required
Trip Preparation Policy Please refer to the Trip Preparation Policy when completing your Trip Preparation Form.
Trip Funds Policy Please refer to the Trip Funds Policy when completing the Trip Preparation Form.
Trip Packing List Listed here is a recommended packing list. Volunteers are asked to pack very light and limit their luggage to no more than 40lbs.

Lifewater recommends traveling with carryon luggage only.
Tracking Volunteer Time Volunteers are asked to record all volunteer hours in preparation and execution of of the training trip. Please do not record more than 12 hours a day and submit all hours on 14dayz website before the 5th of the following month.
Trip Insurance Overview Lifewater purchases emergency travel insurance for all volunteers. Please review the overview document.
Health and Medical Information Please complete the attached Health and Medical Information and return to Julie Smith at [email protected] or mail to Lifewater Attn: Trips PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93403. Required
Assumption of Risk and Liability Release Form Please complete this emergency contact form and email to [email protected] or mail to Lifewater at PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. Required
Team Member Trip Report Please fill out and send to [email protected] 7/22/2016 Required
  1. You must take FBCG's intro course Serving Well and Lifewater's WASH in Schools Course
  1. Facilitation
  1. You must be in good physical health and able to travel to rural parts of Africa.

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$1,200.00  

Contact Info

Christine Zurbach
(805) 541-6634

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