How do I contact Amigos?

You can contact Amigos Worldwide via the phone, email, post, Facebook or in person at our UK office.

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How does Gift Aid benefit Amigos?

The benefits of Gift Aid to Amigos Worldwide

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What happens if there is more than one child in the family?

Helping a whole family move from dependancy to dignity.

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How do I send a cheque to Amigos?

You can send a financial Christmas gift to your sponsored child by cheque.

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What happens if I need to end my sponsorship?

We understand that sponsors' situations change and that you may need to end your child sponsorship commitment.

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I’ve received a message about my sponsored child from someone on Facebook. What should I do?

Amigos Worldwide does everything possible to protect sponsors and children. We investigate any concerns you may have around social media.

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Do children ever leave the sponsorship programme early?

Sponsored children can sometimes leave the programme early.

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Can I send my sponsored child a birthday gift?

Sending your Ugandan sponsored child a financial gift or card for their birthday and Christmas.

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Can I send gifts to the child/family I sponsor?

Sending a gift by post to Uganda can be very expensive and might even exceed the value of the gift. Financial gifts works both in value and effect.

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How do I make a financial gift to my sponsored child/family?

Making a gift to your sponsored child is really easy. you can do this by making a direct bank transfer, by post or via our website.

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Can I request a specific gift to be purchased for my sponsored child/family?

As you can image, it's hard for us to truly understand what a child or family needs in Uganda. Requesting a specific gift for your sponsored child isn't always practical.

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Can I make a financial gift to my sponsored child/family?

Financial gifts to sponsored children in Uganda via Amigos Worldwide.

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Why haven’t the questions in my letter been answered?

There can be a number of reasons why your sponsored child may not respond to questions in your letter.

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When will my sponsored child receive the letter/card I send?

There is no national postal system in Uganda, but we do our best to make sure your sponsored child receives your letters.

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Can you give me ideas of what to write about to my sponsored child?

Everything you need to know about writing to your Ugandan sponsored child.

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How do I send my sponsored child a letter or Christmas/birthday card?

If you would like to send a your sponsored child a letter or Christmas or birthday card, you can do this via our Ugandan P.O.Box.

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Can I write to my sponsored child?

One of the joys of being a child sponsor is writing to your sponsored child. Ugandan children love receiving a letter or note from you.

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When will I receive a letter from my sponsored child?

We sponsor children in remote Ugandan villages. We do our best to get a letter from your sponsored child to you at least three times a year.

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How does Amigos choose a child for sponsorship?

Amigos Worldwide works through local Ugandan churches to help identify children who are orphaned, vulnerable or unable to attend school regularly.

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How much does child sponsorship cost?

Amigos child sponsorship programme is priced realistically for sponsors and sponsored. We aim to move Ugandan beneficiaries from dependency to dignity.

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How long will my child sponsorship last?

Sponsoring a child through Amigos Worldwide can last for three years, or for as long as you like. The choice is yours.

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Can I choose whether I sponsor a boy or a girl?

You can choose to sponsor either a boy or a girl with Amigos Worldwide's unique child sponsorship programme.

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How does sponsoring a child work?

Amigos Worldwide loves connecting a needy and vulnerable Ugandan child, to a loving a catering family anywhere in the world.

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