JOPA CARPENTRY WORKSHOP AND TECHNICAL SERVICES

JOPA CARPENTRY WORKSHOP AND TECHNICAL SERVICES is a community based organisation which was founded in 1994 by two school drop outs that is JOHNNIE and PAUL. After dropping out of school they tried all odd jobs but life was not easy and they resorted to alcoholism, smoking and in the process JOHNNIE contracted HIV/AIDS . After some time these MZEE JOSEPH took on these two youth as his apprentices and trained them in carpentry, painting, glass cutting and fitting. After acquiring these skills the nicome increased and their lives improved greatly. on realising that they were living a relatively descent life, they thought it neccessary to share their experience and skills with other youth who w...
Loan Scheme for Disadvantaged Young People
 
For years Jopa had been equipping young disadvantages people in the Buwenge area with skills in carpentry, tailoring and knitting, hair dressing and mechanics to allow them to gain employment or set up their own businesses. There is a problem in accessing start up capital for this group and there is a clear need to support these people further to allow them to set up their own businesses and become financially independent. project reportread updates from the field
Empower 30 Grand mothers in Uganda get Skills
 
There are many grand mothers who walk a distance of 20 kilimeters from Buyengo to JOPA Training center to come and acquire tailoring and knitting skills that will enable them to set up their own enterprise in order to support their grandchildren, when you support these grandmothers you will have redeemed the life of the many grandchildren under their care you can support them by conttributing as low as $10 toward the buying sewing machines and bikes project reportread updates from the field
 
   

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