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
An educated and productive community free from poverty.
Increase access to education and skilling as an effective tool to reduce poverty among women, children and youths.
- (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
- Concern for one another