About Us

CCUg is a legally registered Community Based Organization (CBO) primarily working in Jinja and Mayuge districts, Eastern Uganda. The organization focuses on using holistic means to reduce poverty among rural and per-urban poor. CCUg works among women, youths and children in Jinja and Mayuge districts and has its offices in Wanyange, Jinja district. The organization has on-going programs in Jinja and Mayuge districts.

Mission and Vision

Vision:

An educated and productive community free from poverty.

Mission:

Increase access to education and skilling as an effective tool to reduce poverty among women, children and youths.

Our Objectives

  • (1) Increase access to education among OVC and illiterate women as a means of improving community productivity and reducing poverty.
  • (2) Increase access to Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) among adolescents and youths as a means of reducing school dropout rates due to early, unwanted pregnancies and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) like HIV/AIDS and mental health disorders.
  • (3) Increase access to credit and skilling among women and disadvantaged youths so as to improve on their livelihoods(4) Promote sanitation and hygiene among vulnerable families and schools

Core Values

  • Love
  • Concern for one another
  • Serving
  • Sharing
  • Respect
  • Hope
  • Transparency
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