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Outside her home with her siblings House of Hope Orphanage and School Support Orphans in Uganda Support Orphans in Uganda

Grassroots Uganda- Empowering African Women

Org #14086
Vetted since 2013 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$56,632
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
0
projects funded

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 / Children
Support Orphans in Uganda
Uganda / Children
Libraries in Rural Uganda
Uganda / Children
Fruit trees for Uganda
Uganda / Environment
 
Project Leaders
Lee Koelzer
Lee Koelzer
Linda Koelzer
Linda Koelzer
Team
Mariam Nakawuki, Lee Koelzer
Organization Information
http://www.ugandagrassroots.org
Facebook Page
plot 130 jinja rd
box 455
Mukono, Mukono 0
Uganda
256774169978

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6240158893
Organization Information
http://www.ugandagrassroots.org
Facebook Page
plot 130 jinja rd
box 455
Mukono, Mukono 0
Uganda
256774169978

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6240158893

Project Reports

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Sep 24, 2018
Report cards
Our kids are doing AWESOME in school! Angela finished her trimester with a 92% average and ranked second in her class! She is currently in second grade and her teacher said she is a very responsible...
Sep 24, 2018
Annet
This in Annet. Her parents passed away when she was very young and an elderly couple in the village took her and her siblings in to raise as their own. All three of the kids belong to House of Hope,...
Sep 20, 2018
Temporarily broken bore hole
Our bore hole (water well) broke again. Actually, this happens fairly regularly as it is the main source of water for a couple thousand people and it gets A LOT of use… but this time was a...
 
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