Our work has been made possible by the generosity of our sponsors and the dedication of our team. We are endeavoring to raise more funds so we can increase our capacity to provide the support so desperately needed.
Placements obtained for 10 children. The arrangement allows us to continue enrolling students as others graduate. To date six benificaries have successfully graduated. This years beneficiaries include 1 boy aged 14 Enrolling in S1. Plus 2 girls aged 14 and 16 readmitted after a year absence due to financial circumstances.
The plight of this vulnerable group has only just featured in the international media and the Red Cross has finally declared a crisis situation. We ensure the accountability of employers and provide the girls essential support.
The video on our homepage details the example of Ampire aged 13.
Victims of Abuse
An orphaned Housemaid fired for falling pregnant after being assaulted in the employers home.
Suicidal runaway living on the streets suffering from severe physical injuries inflicted by family members.
Organising meetings at the skills academy to discuss community challenges and initialisation of cooperative solutions.
Holding sessions to educate on sustainable, organic farming and methods to increase yeild.
Establishing a collaborative relationship with HelloVets to develop local animal husbandry.
How you can Help
There several ways you can help support efforts of Nest of Joy
As the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words "Nest of Joy's work and activities one picture at a time."
Lets make the
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FUTURE GROWTH OF NEST OF JOY FOUNDATION
Expansion of the current academy to accommodate at risk boys and diversify the vocational skills education available.
Secure more student placements in main stream schools.
For the community we wish to build a maize mill. As maize is the most cultivated crop in the area a mill would boost the local economy. This sustainable development would improve the lives of all the people in the community. Dramatically increasing families ability to provide education for their children.
Develop 3 more academies so we can provide care in all four regions of Uganda.
There are Several ways that we can have you join efforts to assist.
SHARE YOUR SKILLS
Volunteer at our Skills Academy or at one of our partner schools, volunteers may teach a class, play sports, read with children or help in the development of the school – you can use your skills and initiative to really make a difference.
Visit families and local groups to provide support and help improve their way of life in sustainable ways.
SPONSOR A CHILD
You have it in your power to positively alter the course of an at-risk child’s life. Today. Right now! How much does child sponsorship cost? Full sponsorship per month costs USD $30 / £ 24.26 / AUD $ 44.90
BUY A BRICK
You can donate towards our soon to launch projects of establishing a primary and secondary section on the remaining vacant land. This will cater for our beneficiaries that are too young for the skills academy or those found to be still fit for the mainstream education system.
For the work that we do, we apreciate the generous support from our sponsors who unconditionally support community development.