Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development

Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development exists to supporting HIV/AIDS education, Persons living with disabilities, orphans and vulnerable children, youth and women in Solwezi district of Zambia by providing them with, educational support (provision of school requisites and literacy materials), health and life skills and vocational Training. These enables disadvantaged members of our society live life of independence and contribute to the national economy. We envision a society that will work towards eradication of vulnerability and illiteracy among Orphans and vulnerable children, youths and women. The Organization's mission is to promote and enhance the capabilities of children, ...

Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development
Po Box 110048
Plot No. 917 Zambia Compound
Solwezi, North-Western 10101
Zambia
+260 976 737377
http://www.charitycentreforchildren-zambia.org

Executive Direcotr

Alex Bwaluka

Management Team

Given Mulemba, Kapampa Kapeya, Diviness Wantakisha, Lydia Malasha, Alex Bwaluka

Board of Directors

Precious Kasewenta, Mung'omba Peter, Dominic Sakapamba, Karine Mpande, Mutete Kapende

Mission

Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development exists to supporting HIV/AIDS education, Persons living with disabilities, orphans and vulnerable children, youth and women in Solwezi district of Zambia by providing them with, educational support (provision of school requisites and literacy materials), health and life skills and vocational Training. These enables disadvantaged members of our society live life of independence and contribute to the national economy. We envision a society that will work towards eradication of vulnerability and illiteracy among Orphans and vulnerable children, youths and women. The Organization's mission is to promote and enhance the capabilities of children, youth and women in Solwezi district and beyond to effect positive social change that would necessitate the development of their lives, communities and the nation at large.

Programs

CURRENT PROGRAMS ENGAGED IN Since the formulation of the organisation in December 2005, we run the following programs on voluntary basis. 1) HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention campaign in kasempa and Solwezi Districts. Condom distribution and focus group discussions. 2) Orphans support - provision of school requirements (Uniforms, School fees, Books and Pencils) at different schools. 3) Vocational skills: currently, we are training 40 orphans and vulnerable children in carpentry and joinery, tailoring and design, knitting and basic computer skills. 4) Provision of literacy materials to children and other community members. 5) Provision of nutrition, care and support to children suffering from malnutrition and HIV/AIDS. 6) Provision of Micro-loans to youth and women 7) Provision of Mobility Devices for persons with disabilities

Statistics on Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2012: $14,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $14,000
  • Other funding sources: NGOs, Individual Donors, Government, Income generation, Community Contributions, etc
  • Religious Affiliation: None