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Act4Africa COVID-19 Appeal

Act4Africa COVID-19 Appeal

Why we need your help

Help us protect communities living in poverty from the impact of COVID-19.

Like many countries fighting COVID-19, Uganda has been in some form of lock-down for almost a year. For those living in poverty, lockdown is a death sentence.  Families are starving, unable to buy food without their meagre income.

On top of this some of the girls supported by Act4Africa were hit by devastating floods in 2020, and remain homeless after storms decimated hospitals, homes and crops.

The situation is still desperately hard for many in rural Uganda.  That’s why we still need your help to support our community during the ongoing pandemic: to bring clean water, food aid and health education to those who need it most.

To reach out to those who think they’ve been forgotten.

Please donate now and help us save lives.

Thank you.

Access to clean water

We are working with rural communities to provide sustainable access to clean water and providing information on the importance of hygiene in reducing the spread of infectious deseases.

Vital Food Aid

Act4Africa are working to provide emergency food aid to families who need it most.

Public Health Education and PPE

In poverty-stricken rural communities there is a dangerous information gap regarding the coronavirus. Here, harmful myths are spread in the absence of knowledge.

Act4Africa’s Ugandan team is experienced in engaging deeply with rural communities to deliver health education. We have delivered life-saving information to the community as well as PPE to rural health centres, but there is an urgent need to do more.

Continued Access to Education

One of Act4Africa's main aims is to improve access to education for girls and children under 6.  With schools currently closed, we continue to deliver homelearning packs to our beneficiaries, together with hygiene materials and food for their families.

Act4Africa are at the frontline of action on the COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda. We are a small charity and work on a tight budget. Any donation will help us keep our small team employed, maintaining critical services and respond rapidly to the growing need during this crisis.

Young Girl washing her hands in Mayuge, Eastern Uganda

4,810.57

raised towards 6,000.00 target

4810.57
6000.00

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Supporters

Aug 21, 2020

Anonymous

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Jul 11, 2020

Hannah

Thinking of Prossy whose home I visited and she has now lost to floods. And to Patrick and all the fabulous team. God bless.

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jul 09, 2020

Peter

Patrick. Thinking and praying for you all in these difficult times.

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Jun 22, 2020

Gabby Zuccotti Will Hawksley

200.00

Jun 19, 2020

Martin N

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Jun 11, 2020

Katherine M

30.00
(plus 7.50 giftaid)

Jun 10, 2020

Anonymous

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Jun 08, 2020

Dan

would like to have more info on the Grow child strategy

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 07, 2020

Big Sis

20.00

Jun 06, 2020

Anonymous

10.00

80

Total raised so far

4,810.57

Total plus Gift Aid 5,389.46

Direct donations

3,060.57

Raised offline 1,750.00

Fundraising pages

0.00

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