Uganda is known as the pearl of Africa. Join us on a Journey Trip to Uganda. Our team will serve alongside Ugandan believers and assist with various orphan-related ministries at our church partner location in Jinja. Discover more about God's heart for the fatherless through meaningful, engaging experiences. Learn about the orphan crisis in this country and what you can do to take action and combat this problem.
For more information regarding this Journey Trip, see FAQs below.
Local currency is the Uganda Shilling (UGX)
Home to more than 10 ethnic groups
Estimated 2.5 million orphans
Best Weather: June-Sept
Matooke is the main staple food, it’s made from un-ripened mashed bananas.
Population: 41 Million
Life Expectancy: 56 Years
Literacy Rate: 78%
If you are a foreigner, you are a “mzungu”
Religion: Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Muslim
Unemployment Rate: 15%
Official Languages: English and Swahili
TRIP SPECIFIC FAQs
Estimated Trip Cost: $3,300
Trip Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Team Size: Max 15
Where We Will Be (In Country): Jinja