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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Quarterly Report
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Executive Director, River Fund, Incl
    We apologize for the lateness of this report. Our project leader in Uganda has been very sick for weeks now. He is slowly improving and we hope he will be back to work soon. I have talked with him and will do my best to give a project update. Earlier this year, the project leader attended a training given by Samaritans...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    February 2014 Update
    By - Onyango Joseph - Executive Director
    Report for projects progresses 24th Feb 2014. We are so grateful that all the children have gone back to school in time with all what they needed for their schooling. With funds we received on 10th Jan 2014 US $ 12,000 greatly helped us send back children to school thank you much for wonderful support. Between 24th and 30th...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    January 2014 Report
    By - Joseph Onyango - Project Leader
    I take this moment to appreciate and also register the achievements of the projects initiated by Rayland Rural Development Organisation which have been the commitment of the members of rural communities, local leaders and development partners, local and international.  We are happy for the support and involvement...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Quarterly Report
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Director, The River Fund, Inc.
    Dear Global Giving Friends and Donors, Sorry for the late report, but I just returned from a fantastic site visit to our projects in Uganda. Along with two other volunteers, we visited our Rayland Rural Development Project and all of the small groups associated with the project. Everyone is doing amazing work with very...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    May 2013 - Quarterly Report
    By - Onyango Joseph - Project Director, Executive Director RARUDO
    Empower AIDS Widows Save a Community Our dear donors, friends and well wishers we are pleased to present our quarterly progress report in this first quarter of the year 2013. Thanks for your generous support. PROJECT STRATEGIES The project focuses on empowering women and girl-child in rural eastern Uganda targeting three...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    End of Year Update
    By - Joseph Onyango - Project Director
    Our Dear donors, beloved friends and well wishers I bring you greetings from entire group Rayland Rural Development Organization and Uganda as a whole, Happy New Year. As we end the year 2012 with glad tidings I want to say thank you for all the support that you have rendered to our cause, you have raised hope to many...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Quarterly Report
    By - Onyango Joseph - Executive Director, RARUDO.
    Update on Empower AIDS Widows – Save a Community ProjectBy Onyango Joseph, Executive Director, RARUDO. We give thanks to our beloved donors, friends and well-wishers for their support which is contributing a great impact across the three districts Tororo, Busia and Bugiri where we operate.As we strive to save a...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Quarterly Report June 2012
    By - Joseph Onyango - Director / Project Leader
    Expenditures for the OVCs (Orphans & other vulnerable children) so far in 2012Income Source Description Unit cost AmountThe River Fund & Global Giving  1. RARUDO 223 OVCs   Scholastic Materials   Uniforms 119 18,000 2,142,000 Exercise books 96 pgs/...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Empower AIDS Widows: Quarterly Report
    By - Joseph Onyango - Executive Director
    Empower AIDS Widows - Save a community: Quarterly report February 2012 We give thanks to all our donors, friends and well-wishers who are making difference in the lives of our people in Uganda. Truly we are grateful for the donations that we received last year which contributed to social change among our vulnerable...
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    • Alexis
      Alexis Such a great report! I'm so glad to hear that things are beginning to improve after the drought. These are some awesome accomplishments.
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has made updates to their project page.
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    RARUDO quarterly Report of November 2011.
    By - Onyango Joseph - Executive DirectorRARUDO
    On behalf of the board and community members, I am pleased to share with you RARUDO quarterly Report of November 2011.We hope you will take a few minutes to read about our progress over the past months, and about the women, children and men we work for every day. Thanks to your incredible generosity and contribution from...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    August 2011 Update
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Executive Director - The River Fund, Inc.
    Dear Friends, Nothing I say could possibly express the urgent needs of our friends in Uganda, so I will share with you a personal letter I received from Joseph Onyango, who heads the Rayland Rural Development Project (RARUDO): Dear Jaya,        I take this opportunity to send you warm...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has received 44 donations
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    March 2011 Update
    By - Onyango Joseph - Project Leader, Ex. Director
    Rayland Rural Development Organization quarterly updates 2011 I greet you all on behalf of Rayland Rural Development Organization and take this moment to thank you all for your generous contribution towards our programme. Your social contribution is creating big changes and development to lives underprivileged families...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    progressive report on RARUDO project
    By - Onyango Joseph - Executive Director
    We grateful to  register the progress  of the Empower Women –Save a community  organization which have been the commitment of the members of Rayland Rural Development  Organization, rural  communities of Iyolwa Sub-county, Local leaders and development partners local and ...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Update Spring 2010
    By - Joseph Onyango - Executive Director - RARUDO
    RARUDO Updates to Global Giving. Empower AIDS Widows, Save a Community Progressive Report Great thanks to our donors through Global Giving and gratitude to dear sponsor The River Fund whose tireless work has contributed to the reducing of the vulnerability of the women, Orphans, the disabled, the elderly women, widows,...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    New Year Update
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Executive Director
    Thanks to our donors on behalf of the group members from Tororo, Busia and Bugiri. We wish you all a wonderful new year. The entire communities were very happy to receive your donation and they asked me to warmly send their regards with all love. Busia received US $ 550 Bugiri received US $ 500 RARUDO...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    News
    By - Joseph Onyango - Director
    We send sincere thanks to its development partners and recognizes their generous support most specially The River Fund, Global Giving and other donor groups that have made it possible for the successes of the organisation activities. From the year 2000 to date RARUDO has restored hope and renewed the spirit of women...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has received 141 donations
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Postcard from Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community
    By - Alexis Nadin and Brian Banks - Visitors
    Alexis and Brian visited this project on May 6th, 2009. They write: In one of the poorest areas of Uganda is a community which has been deeply ravaged by AIDS. In our short time here we have seen the destruction of AIDS manifested in the many grave sites at every home and the scores of widows and orphans that have been...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Visitor postcard: Women who will never stop singing
    By - Marci Varley - project visitor
    Marci Varley recently visited a RARUDO project to empower AIDS widows in Uganda. She wrote: I arrived in Tororo town the night before my visit to Rayland Rural Development Organization (RARUDO) and was warmly welcomed by Mr. Joseph Onyango, the Executive Director and Founder of RARUDO. We sat together for about an hour...
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    • Carla
      Carla This is a great update. Thanks!
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    October Site Visit
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Executive Director, The River Fund
    Last October, we visited the Rayland Rural Development Organization in Uganda, a community we are helping toward economic sustainability. Lynde Francis, from The Centre Zimbabwe, was inside the vocational training center teaching about 50 people “Long Term Survival Skills for HIV.” I went to see the new bakery --...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Goats
    By - Joseph Onyango - Director
    Dear Friends. I send you greetings and appreciation from RARUDO members upon your donation. On behalf of the members allow me say thank you for your generous support. The members agreed to buy goats and distributed to the Orphans. With the donation, we bought 32 cross-bred goats for milk and the children who received...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has received 70 donations
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    RARUDO
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Executive Director, The River Fund
    The women of this impoverished area have now trained hundreds of other women in HIV long term surival skills ... inlcuding prevention, health and nutrition, the use of local indigenous foods and herbs, women's empowerment and given hope to so many. They have incorporated the disabled group into RARUDO. But they need so much...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Vocational Training Center
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts - Project Sponsor
    The Rayland Rural Development Organization recently completed construction of a new vocational/training center in their small village. They did this with the help of donors and local government. RARUDO has also been able to purchase and install 10 sewing machines to begin training in tailoring in addition to their work in...
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has received 26 donations
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community posted a progress report
    Update
    By - Jaya Canterbury-Counts, M.Ed. - Executive Director, The River Fund
    In a region devastated by AIDS, these rural widows have joined their small plots of land to form an organic farming co-op. They need equipment and training to pull themselves and their children out of poverty. Presently, we have trained twenty widows in Long Term Survivor Skills in HIV/AIDS and they are in turn training...
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    • JH
      JH This is nice. How much do you need for the tractor?
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    • Jaya Canterbury-Counts
      Jaya Canterbury-Counts A used tractor costs US $30,000. including the accessories like the disc plough. We still need $28,150 to fund this project.
      • 7 years ago
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  • Empower AIDS Widows - Save a Community has received 16 donations
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Organization

The River Fund

Sebastian, Florida, United States
http://www.riverfund.org

Project Leader

Joseph Onyango

Executive Director
Kampala, Uganda

Where is this project located?

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