Women's Global Empowerment Fund

The mission of Women's Global Empowerment Fund is to reach poor and underserved women in northern Uganda thru microfinance loans and educational programs, creating opportunities while strengthening families and communities. Our strategy is to provide women with the framesork necessary to create viable opportunities for themselves and their families. Our goal is poverty reduction, human security enhancement & women's empowerment.

client/quarry

client/quarry
Photo from Progress Report 'Economic Empowerment in Gulu! ' (view small | med | large | orig)

Peer Counselors volunteering in their community

Peer Counselors volunteering in their community
Photo from Progress Report 'Big Smile Dental Clinic May 2011!' (view small | med | large | orig)

dental clinic May 2011

dental clinic May 2011
Photo from Progress Report 'Big Smile Dental Clinic May 2011!' (view small | med | large | orig)

family....

family....
Yolanda's daughter returned after being held captive for 8 years by the LRA; she came back with a son who is 7 and a bullet lodged in her belly. Because of her loans and support from WGEF, Yolanda is able to care for her family and help her daughter recover. (view small | med | large | orig)

sisterhood...

sisterhood...
clients working together in the market; WGEF supports and facillitates women's empowerment and sisterhood, critical for working in a complex post conflict region. (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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