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Let Them Help Themselves Out of Poverty

Area served: Uganda
Ruhanga
Mbarara
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Let Them Help Themselves Out of Poverty is a UK registered charity which provides a platform to publicise and assist in fund raising for projects that are of benefit to rural communities in developing countries, particularly in Africa. Our current focus is in Ruhanga, a remote village in SW Uganda.


Main Focus

  • Child Rights
  • Education
  • Economic Empowerment
  • Funding
  • Health
  • Poverty
  • Training & Skills

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Let Them Help Themselves Out of Poverty is a UK registered charity which provides a platform to publicise and assist in fund raising for projects that are of benefit to rural communities in developing countries, particularly in Africa. Our current focus is in Ruhanga, a remote village in SW Uganda.

We are a community regeneration charity and our aim is to undertake community development through education, health and the improvement of communities in the developing world. helping them to become economically active. 

Our objectives are

  1. To ensure that children that are our educated at the school we founded in SW Uganda leave with sufficient skills that will enable them to gain employment or set up an enterprise of their own
  2. To create employment and income generating activities for local people
  3. To improve the health of the local community
  4. To build the capacity of community Based Organisation

 

Let Them Help Themselves Out of Poverty

A young girl learning how to use a sewing machine at Ruhanga Skills Development Centre

International Women’s Day 2015- Jobs for girls

A key issue for young women is access to sanitation as well as menstrual hygiene. These two issues have implications for young women’s ability to remain within the education system.