Empower and Care Organization (EACO) was founded in 2004 at the community level and was registered as a Community Based Organization (CBO) in 2006 (registration number MG/2006/10/294). EACO was established to address the limited educational and economic opportunities that exist for vulnerable groups of women and children in Mukono County. EACO's vision is that, by implementing activities that provide these opportunities, it will contribute to the reduction of poverty and HIV/AIDS in the Mukono community.
Accordingly, EACO's mission is to reduce poverty and HIV/AIDS in and around Mukono County through the creation of economic empowerment and educational opportunities for disadvantaged groups of people. EACO's activities are targeted toward vulnerable women, particularly widows and those living with HIV/AIDS, as well as vulnerable children, youth, and the elderly.
EACO is registered as a Community Based Development Organization (CBDO) with a mission to create an enabling environment for the disadvantaged groups of people through economic empowerment and creation of education support systems in order to reduce poverty, HIV/AIDS and Injustice cases in Uganda The major target of EACO are the single young vulnerable mothers, helpless widows with orphans who are victims due to wars, HIV/AIDS scourge and school drop outs girl children who may end up in prostitution. These marginalized groups of women have been sexually abused and a lot of young women forced labour. The economic base of these marginalized is subsistence hence criminal related sources of income. In the process these places are responsible for the indiscriminate unyielding spread of AIDS and Injustice cases. The main focus of our work is: Social Economic Support Programs, Volunteers, Youth & Women Empowerment, HIV/AIDS, Human Rights and Peace Building As your extending your work to other parts of the world, EACO needs your support and cooperation so that she can also expand her work to other parts of the country.
Would you recommend Empower And Care Organization(EACO) Uganda?
Greetings from BUSOGA OUTREACH COMMUNITY ORG. and GOD’S CARE ORPHANAGE JUNIOR SCHOOL –IGANGA UGANDA
Am here to forward my request to be considered for partnership
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Tel: +256772746799 , +256392001560
Am likely to recommend a friend to this organization due to the following views, personally i love helping the sick, needy and associating with all kinds of people.This organization connects
people,it promotes unity among people and it supports the needy. Secondly this organization fights the act of discrimination among people and it encourages the sick this is through counseling,educating people.This organization fights poverty among people and it promotes peoples rights example children rights,women rights.This organization donates to the poor and it creates employment to the youths and so many other people thus peoples living.This organization reduces on the spread of HIV AIDS among people and it preaches to people to forgive and to live a hopeful life. it strengthens the widow,women,children and those infected with HIV AIDS. This organization saves peoples lives.
by Kyobe S. from UG(Administrator for this Organization)(January 8, 2012)
I got to meet many different types of people and formed solid relationships based on mutual respect, understanding, and caring.
I real enjoyed and also got experience in my work!
You should volunteer so that you:
• Make a difference in people's lives
• Develop a wide network
• Develop a range of skills and experience that can be used in everyday life
• Receive ongoing education and development
• Do your part in bringing about social change
Each week, your gift of time will help nourish and sustain the quality of life for someone living with a terminal illness.
Come and volunteer with Empower And Care Organization (EACO) Uganda. for more information you can view this link http://www.asafeworldforwomen.org/partners-in-africa/partners-in-uganda/eaco/help-eaco.html