P.O Box 170, Kisoro,Nyakabande sub- county, Kisoro district, Kisoro
Forty concerned community members of Gisorora parish united to form this organisation. By forming the organisation, we hoped to have permanent, affordable houses and have water tanks in households.We started with construction of 32 stone made tanks for members, construction of 200 tanks for the communities and environmental conservation. As we started operation, there changes that included having a constitution, management structure, building our own permanent office on our land and acquiring a land title. We are currently undertaking construction of stone masonry tanks. We have indeed achieved in serving the people of Kisoro with water tanks using donor funds and Kisoro district local government funds. However, we still lack of well-trained human resources to effectively get engaged in ...
P.O Box 4935, Kampala,Nanfukambi Rd, Makerere West (Kikoni), Kampala
GHF is dedicated to working with poor communities to improve standards of living; we target vulnerable children, poor women and unemployed youths in communities that have been affected by poverty, abuse, violence, disease and other natural calamities. The organization which has 69 registered members started as a CBO and gained NGO status in June 2011. Our Vision: Communities where children and their caregivers are empowered to improve their own livelihood through appropriate and affordable alternatives. Our Mission: To restore hope among vulnerable children and communities that have been affected by poverty, abuse, violence, disease and other natural calamities. Our core Objectives:
Esther Mugisa started this organization with the hope of helping elderly women, widows, and orphans, with the general aim of improving their standards of living through savings and credit groups, and handcraft making.In order to attain her goals, Mrs Mugisa
Kyenjojo Town Council, Uganda, P.O Box 1076 Kyenjojo
The organisation was started by Pastor Victor Sande who aimed at implementing godly attitudes in the community of Kyenjojo. The first projects involved establishing a church through evangelism and establishing a sponsorship program to help the needy children from their homes.We have noted significant achievements such as buying land equivalent to 20 hectares, building a medical centre and an increase in the numbers of the church congregation to about 200 members.We are currently involved in a sports project that helps youths steer clear of bad influence and we also offer several counselling programs through the church.Our greatest challenges include limited financing, unfaithful staff (being a Christian organisation) and the biting inflation which causes price changes all the time.
P.O Box 49, Rakai, Rakai Town Council next to Kooki Hotel, Rakai
God Cares Health Programme is a community-based organization in Uganda. The organization was founded in 2002 by a team of health professionals and religious partners in order to increase access to health services by fighting the HIV/AIDS epidemic and its negative effects. Today, we work with communities in hard-to-reach areas to bring them vital health education and services. Our activities are done in close partnership with the communities. This participatory approach extends to our commitment to working within existing structures
P.O Box 76, Kisoro,Plot No. 34, Chuho Road, Kisoro Town council, Kisoro
Good Samaritan Community Development programme (GOSAP) was born on 4th June 1996. GOSAP was formed out of the interpretation of the Biblical narrative of the Good Samaritan traveller who fell into the hands of robbers. It was formed as a charitable mission to assist grass root communities as a responsive mechanism to deal with humanitarian disasters. GOSAP works with a few sub counties and in each sub county, we have established an accountability committee responsible for monitoring water and health related facilities.Mission To build capacity of the able poor, promoting sustainable development, bio-diversity conservation and addressing the causes for individual liberty harnessing God
Kajjere Parish, Kiboga, Uganda, P,O Box 80, Kiboga
It was started by 15 members that wanted to cordially advocate for better service delivery from government. In addition, they desired to share experiences and find solutions to problems affecting individual group members and also initiate income generating activities. In order for us to realise these goals, the group started with chicken rearing, extending Counselling to PHAs and offering training activities in crop farming. Today, we engage in crop farming for crops like cassava, maize, and beans, we train people in income generating activities such as group saving schemes and we also provide psycho-social support/ counselling to people both infected and affected with HIV/AIDS through home visits.From the time of inception, we have established community based small scale credit facility ...
Grace united foundation (GUF) is a nonprofit making, non partisan membership charitable Community Based Organization with a community empowerment focus based in kamuli Eastern part of Uganda. That provides voluntary services, supporting and promoting development in the sphere of education, Health, orphanage and career development in urban communities most especially in the deprived areas. Informally founded in 2010 and registered in APRIL 2014 by a group of volunteers for a better world. We also serve as portal and a platform to link, motivate, inspire, council, directing and assisting the weak and the less privileged. With this passion and purpose to break the myth around success and change or make life of others better. We designed services of educative programs both for the adults and ...
Grace Works Initiative is a health development organization working in remote rural communities in Uganda to promote access to sustainable life-saving healthcare. We carryout community health interventions, and health promotion services through establishment and operation of village health clinics, focusing more on women and children. Our aim is to foster best practices for maintaining access to appropriate medical care which will result in reduced infant/ child/ maternal mortality and make primary health services available to these rural inhabitants. Our activities include provision of appropriate treatment, disease testing, vaccination, medication dispensing, disabilities & rehabilitation, community health awareness & education. We work with community leaders, Village ...
P.O Box 364, Gulu,Plot 5, John Labeja Road, Layibi Centre, Pece Division, Gulu
Gulu District Farmers Association (GDFA) was formed in l992 with the objective of mobilizing the farming community to have one voice under one independent umbrella organization. GDFA is also a registered member of the Uganda National Farmers Federation, the umbrella body for all farmer organizations in Uganda. The association operates in the whole of Gulu district. Currently, the total membership stands at 8,200 members.GDFA is dedicated to eradicating poverty in the smallholder
P.O Box 249, Gulu,Pawel Road, Opposite SOS children, Gulu
The organization was founded by a group of disabled women. Initially, the group was called Makmatic. It was established to prevent discrimination, violence or abuse of women and girls with disabilities and empower them economically, socially and politically to have a dignified life. Vision Women and girls with disabilities able to unite, organize, manage and empowered to affirm their human rights and freedoms in a dignified mannerObjectives
P .O Box 269, Gulu,Plot 25/27 Okidi Dakamoi Road, Gulu
Gulu Youth Development Association was formed in 1992 as a very small group of youth from Gulu district. The organisation came into existence after realizing the impact of the Northern War had had on the community members most especially the youth. The organisation started mainly to train the youth in gainful skills for their development, mainly in the field of metal work and fabrication. Other courses were introduced which include; tailoring, hair dressing, motor vehicle mechanics, carpentry and joinery, salon and hair dressing.Due to high demand of services of the organisation by the community, the services of the organisation have been extended to serve the whole Northern Region of Uganda. The organisation aims at addressing high level of poverty among the youth due to unemployment due ...
Gwokke Ber Two Pe Yero is a beneficiary oriented grass root organization that was started by internally displaced persons. With the help of a dedicated board, currently the organization is undergoing a fundamental process, geared towards registering with the National NGO Board, National NGO forum and consolidating its resource mobilization so as to more effectively and efficiently reach a larger marginalized community. The formation of Gwokke Ber Two Pe Yero was based on the following philosophy;
P.O Box 1 , Pader;Patongo Town Council , Agago District, Patongo
The organisation originated from a group of 10 Persons Having AIDS (PHA) some of them going through long illness. They decided to come out and declare their HIV/AIDS status. By that time there were many people registering suspected people with HIV/ AIDS for their personal gain.Why we formed the group