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What we do

Joy For Humanity helps Ugandans living below the Poverty line, especially Children, Women and Youth, learn how to earn an income, using a “Learning-by-Doing” Methodology, which allows them to meet their basic needs and lead healthy, productive, and dignified lives.

It is through a variety of activities in these focus areas that Joy For Humanity seeks to reach its Vision for the Community and the Nation.

Joy For Humanity has Four Key Areas of Focus:

Health Improvement

Joy For Humanity strives to improve the health conditions of children and adults in rural communities. This is done through projects in Basic Hygiene, HIV/AIDS Prevention and Malaria etc Current medical treatment is offered by Suzan, Cissy, Barbara and other medical volunteers who come to the community.  Our volunteers also provide basic first aid care during home visits in the villages. Our current plan is to build a well facilitated medical clinic. Since malaria is number one killer in African, we engage in the struggle to prevent malaria. We provide treated mosquito nets to children and women in poor families and we need to make this an ongoing program.  

Care for Orphans & Underprivileged Children

Joy for Humanity was initiated as a response to the overwhelming number orphaned underprivileged children and vulnerable women in Uganda, whose lives have been destroyed by Poverty, Disease, and War. UNICEF and UNAIDS approximate that 47.5 million orphans live in Sub-Saharan Africa, One-quarter of whom have lost their parents to AIDS. 2.5 million Children of these children live in Uganda. Our community is experiencing an increasing number of children who are struggling to survive after the death of one or both parents. Most of these children their parents have died of diseases like AIDS and others. The burden of caring for these orphans then falls upon the helpless relatives such...
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Mindset

In all our programs mindset is key because we believe that if people have to change themselves, their minds and behaviours have to first change the existing day-to-day life approach. We aim at facilitating sustainable change and development where people can take charge of their own development processes. In Mindset we emphasize three Principles of Diligence, Self-help and Cooperation. With Diligence, we emphasize the spirit of working towards the future, getting thoughts broadly, and putting action firmly. With Self-help, emphasize is put on the spirit of doing work by myself, realizing that my fate and future depends on myself, and doing the best in all my efforts. With Cooperation, we...
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Skills Development

Is aimed at providing Education and developing Practical, Vocational Skills through the “Learning-by-Doing” methodology. We believe that Education is the key to tackling global poverty as well as the most effective way of breaking the cycle of Poverty in rural communities in Africa. . We empower the mind, soul so that our young people gain the skills and confidence needed to change their own destiny and make meaningful contributions to a thriving community in this 21st century and beyond. Our education model goes beyond classroom instruction. We offer programs that are geared to the development of the whole person both in our school and in the broader community. For the...
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