SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA

by Share Child Opportunity Eastern and Northen Uganda (SCOEN)
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA
SPONSORING 40 CHILDREN TO GIVE NEW LIFE IN UGANDA

Schools I Uganda are back after almost a year. The children in our communities saw their parents lose their livelihoods when the country went into lockdown. A father who cycled a rickshaw or a rag-picker mother were unable to go onto the streets to earn a daily wage. Desperate and hungry the children saw their parents queuing for food parcels and struggling to stretch their meagre rations to feed the family. In March The Pollination Project helped us reach 40 children with food and saitation items

We have a very special cohort of about 50 children who are ambitious to remain in education and to reach for a different life - beyond the slums and squatter camps. These teenagers are particularly vulnerable to dropping out, largely because of social pressures to work or to marry. They need extra support and we are delighted that a number of donors have come forward to sponsor them. Thanks to our sponsors, we have been able to provide additional tuition, books, smartphones, English and computer classes. These children attend Evening Classes in our centres every day after the smaller children have gone home.

Throughout all of this you, our donors, have continued to support these children. When we couldn’t run classes, we were able to provide food parcels. When the centres opened again we were able to bring the children back and help them resume their education. You helped us purchase smartphones for the older children so they could access their classes online and just last week you stepped up again and provided funds so that we can give the children a healthy snack 5 days a week when they attend our classes.

Thank you so much for your continued support. It is needed now more than ever.

Just $25 sponsors a child for a month, provides daily nutritious and education

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We are thankful to the generous individual who have change the life of the only one child sponsored so far!

Uganda as a nation has been on lock down for over 5 weeks with two more weeks ahead, schools closed seven weeks back. The donation to this project project is directed to sponsored child education, medical care, school requirements and feeding.

Schools closed after the organisation had paid the first installment of school fees and all school requirements. After the closure of schools management decided to continue supporting children with food to help them through the covid 19 as most of the supported children were getting nutritious food from schools.

Education is vital to breaking the cycle of poverty but school in Uganda is not free. As a Child Sponsor, you will make a huge difference in the life of vulnerable child by giving them the gift of education.

The cost for sponsoring a child is $40 a month. This cost covers not only the school fees but also other necessities that the child requires in order to attend school. This includes shoes, uniform, school books, pencils, medical care, school meals and anything else they may need to fully participate in their education. We allocate children to sponsors depending on the needs and family situation of the child, starting with the neediest child first.

However as government continue to extend the lock down due to continued spread of Covid 19, the future is unpredictable as more challenges emerge that require our intervention. However we are grateful to all the donors for being part of our community.

By helping a child to go to school, you are enabling them to break the cycle of poverty and giving them hope for a bright future. If you would like to help make a difference in a child’s life by giving them the gift of education, then we would love you to become a Child Sponsor with us.

We are still struggling with the 40 children with dire need for help. Change a child’s life today by giving them the gift of education

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We are thankful to the generous individual who have change the life of the only one child sponsored so far!

Uganda as a nation has been on lock down for over 5 weeks with two more weeks ahead, schools closed seven weeks back. The donation to this project project is directed to sponsored child education, medical care, school requirements and feeding.

Schools closed after the organisation had paid the first installment of school fees and all school requirements. After the closure of schools management decided to continue supporting children with food to help them through the covid 19 as most of the supported children were getting nutritious food from schools.

Education is vital to breaking the cycle of poverty but school in Uganda is not free. As a Child Sponsor, you will make a huge difference in the life of vulnerable child by giving them the gift of education.

The cost for sponsoring a child is $40 a month. This cost covers not only the school fees but also other necessities that the child requires in order to attend school. This includes shoes, uniform, school books, pencils, medical care, school meals and anything else they may need to fully participate in their education. We allocate children to sponsors depending on the needs and family situation of the child, starting with the neediest child first.

However as government continue to extend the lock down due to continued spread of Covid 19, the future is unpredictable as more challenges emerge that require our intervention. However we are grateful to all the donors for being part of our community.

By helping a child to go to school, you are enabling them to break the cycle of poverty and giving them hope for a bright future. If you would like to help make a difference in a child’s life by giving them the gift of education, then we would love you to become a Child Sponsor with us.

We are still struggling with the 40 children with dire need for help. Change a child’s life today by giving them the gift of education

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Share Child Opportunity Eastern and Northen Uganda (SCOEN)

Location: Soroti, Eastern Uganda - Uganda
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Project Leader:
Hellen Ijangolet
Soroti, Eastern Uganda Uganda
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