Member profile

Organization

Give The Excess Orphanage Foundation

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Uganda

Organisation Description

Give the excess orphanage foundation is a group of people passionately committed to improving access to education, rehabilitation/shelter, healthcare and justice for orphans in communities of Uganda and Africa in general. We aim to restore the dignity and hope of those we serve by helping to provide education facilities, provide innovative services and work to change the attitudes of the societies we serve. An Orphaned Children and Disadvantaged Elderly People both at community level and nationwide. The organization has a total membership of about 70% of the adult membership is female and 80% of the youth is also female. The population of this area consists mainly of low income earners as most of them live in slum conditions adjacent to the organization and the villages nearby and do petty business selling tomatoes, bananas etc. The largest numbers of them are economically disadvantaged with most of them being children orphaned due to HIV/AIDS and Widows who are struggling to earn a living.

Issues

Sexual violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Early Childhood Development

Social Services/Child Protection

Education

Justice/Law Enforcement