House of Hope Orphanage and School Fruit trees for Uganda Fruit trees for Uganda Support Orphans in Uganda

Grassroots Uganda- Empowering African Women

Org #14086
Vetted since 2013 Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$67,846
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Mission: Grassroots Uganda- Empowering African Women is an NGO working with Women in the slums and rural areas of Uganda. We provide training in craft making, business skills, and money management, while paying our Artisans fair wages for their work. Our Mission is to give our women a hand up, instead of a hand out, so that they can pull themselves out of poverty. Founding Principles and Our Purpose: Women are the backbone of Uganda. They carry out all the domestic duties of life without running water, electricity, or any of the basic conveniences of modern life. Th... read more

Projects (5)

House of Hope Orphanage and School
Uganda / Child Protection
Support Orphans in Uganda
Uganda / Physical Health
Fruit trees for Uganda
Uganda / Climate Action
Libraries in Rural Uganda
Uganda / Education
 
Project Leaders
Lee Koelzer
Lee Koelzer
Linda Koelzer
Linda Koelzer
Team
Mariam Nakawuki, Lee Koelzer
Organization Information
plot 130 jinja rd
box 455
Mukono, Mukono 0
Uganda
256774169978
Organization Information
plot 130 jinja rd
box 455
Mukono, Mukono 0
Uganda
256774169978

Project Reports

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Oct 19, 2020
Update
Hi Friends! Hope your fine and safe. Nothing much that has been happening academic wise we have been lockdown but doing other outside activities. On farm we have planted vegetables and helping kids on...
Oct 18, 2020
The girls are growing!
Here is a brief update from the Children's guardian Stephen. I was amazed when I saw the pictures of Angela and Flavia. They have grown so much!!! It does not seem real that four years have...
Oct 18, 2020
Maize
I realize that I should be telling you about new fun projects we are doing with fruit trees, but honestly, since the COVID-19 lockdown the markets have dried up and the economy is struggling. Most...
 
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