"The experience in Uganda opened my eyes to the potentiality that exists within us all. Spending time with individuals while relating and truly feeling for one another shared moments that continue to inspire me to grow towards a higher calling". Gianna Pray, CalPoly University
"This internship has allowed me to get first hand experience in a field that is built upon working towards helping others, which drove me towards this internship in the first place". Jared Nunes, CalPoly Uni
"One of the highlights of my internship was when I was invited to a rural mountain village to do physiotherapy on children who have disabilities. We fit them for their new all-terrain wheel chairs and I did much need phyiotherapy on the children." Gabe Witt, Isla Intern
"This internship allowed me to witness examples of the necessary development that needs to be made in various sectors within a developing country" Samantha Mercado, Hofstra University
"This internship has completely influenced what I believe I want to pursue after graduation. Whether I pursue a full-time job, long term internship or decide to continue me education in graduate school, I believe I will seek opportunities in international business development and organizations that support positive international development". Elyssa DuKatz, CalPoly Uni
Isla interns are made up of all ages. Internships are available for university students as well as mid- and post-career professionals!
Make a lasting impact with Isla's partner organizations! Give a little, Gain a lot!
Isla works on many projects that ensure equality for girls like this clean latrine project for girls at a local school in Uganda!
Isla intern, Micah Bintz, presented sexual reproductive lessons for PeerLink Uganda to school age children. Rochester Institute of Technology
Isla intern plan activities with his counterpart in Rukungiri, Uganda.
"My host family experience definitely improved my experience here in Uganda and helped me better understand the culture and language." Jaclyn Williamson, Colorado State Uni, School of Public Health
"In addition to fulfilling a summer internship requirement for my master's degree program, this experience provided valuable experience and knowledge working in a global health context." Margaret Rice, Yale School of Public Health