Project/Programme Name
Nom du projet/programme

Friends of the Ugandan Child

Lead Organization
Organisation principal

Canada Africa Community Health Alliance

Timespan
Période de temps

2007 > Ongoing

Uganda / Ouganda

themes / thèmes

Methodology / Méthodologie

Friends of the Ugandan Child (FOUC) and Care For Your Life (CFYL) are committed to developing long-term programs and services that are locally-based, sustainable and which encourage self-reliance and advance economic and social equality. This is accomplisehed by engaging community members and youth in every aspect of work. 

Objectives / Objectifs

The goal of the project is to address the education, health and social needs of individuals and youth in this rural community. Key objectives are to stengthen the capacity of community members and orphans to better manage the daily challenges they face and to increase the number of orphans and vulnerable children in Kamengo who receive educational and psychological support through the Kamengo Education Fund.  

Outcomes / Résultats

Support emerging young leaders, promote academic achievement and innovation, raise awareness about HIV and promote collaboration between different sectors of the community including faith based organizations, educational institutions, local authorities and faith based organizations.

Annual Budget / Budget annuel

Less than $100,000