Reaching Out to the Most Vulnerable Communities

Reaching Out to the Most Vulnerable Communities

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When the Ssamba Foundation opened its doors to the community of Kyampisi sub-county, Mukono District, we talked to the community members about what they thought were the issues that affected their lives and the problems they faced. Our development philosophy is that the communities need to tackle the problems themselves; we want to give a hand up, not a hand out. Hand ups create self respect; self belief and the results are infectious. The community identified their hardships as being caused by poor education; lack of farming knowledge; lack of money and access to it; and poor health to which we have added environmental management. These 5 hurdles provide the foundation stones of all our activities and we have projects aimed at targeting aspects of each. We believe that if poverty…
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Ssamba Foundation Achievements Since 2006-2021

Ssamba Foundation Achievements Since 2006-2021

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Ssamba Foundation was founded in 2006 by then a 19 year Isaac Ssamba, our Chairman and CEO who wanted to help improve the living conditions of needy people in rural Uganda. He decided to focus on education, healthcare, environment and social and economic empowerment of needy families in rural Uganda. He and other donors have been paying for the construction of classrooms, libraries, water and sanitary facilities in rural communities. Ssamba Foundation's Uganda volunteer program is a key factor in its success. Each year, hundreds of international and local volunteers work on specific projects and programs. Some reside in our communities for a year or longer. Despite its humble beginnings, Isaac has built the organization into a foundation with multiple achievements: Constructed 35 fully equipped classrooms to support rural education…
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American Restaurateur Joins Ssamba Foundation

American Restaurateur Joins Ssamba Foundation

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Miranda an American restaurant entrepreneur has joined Ssamba Foundation as a volunteer on her trip to Uganda, where she will facilitate various community development programs meant to empower and uplift the rural people of Kyampisi. For Miranda this trip represents her third visit to the continent of Africa and the first in 20yrs and presents a unique opportunity to share her love for the people. In Uganda, Miranda will work closely with Ssamba Foundation, Founder and Executive Chairman Isaac. Miranda has been communicating with Mr. Ssamba and together will develop life changing programs and approaches which will include provision of food relief to needy families and ground breaking for the community resource centre. “I've been to Kenya and Tanzania. One was a very nice safari/Kilimanjaro climb and the other was…
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Ssamba Foundation Launches Covid-19 Food Relief Campaign

Ssamba Foundation Launches Covid-19 Food Relief Campaign

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Ssamba Foundation has launched a Covid-19 Food Relief campaign to ensure that nobody in the Kyampisi Subcounty goes hungry during the Coronavirus crisis and this second lockdown. Currently, over 6,000 adults and children in the area are not getting enough food. Ssamba Foundation has embarked on a campaign to help people find food urgently. By making vital supplies easy to access, we can help save lives. At Ssamba Foundation, we believe that a united effort can mean that nobody goes hungry during this crisis. Work has started to deliver emergency food to families who need food relief. Currently we are delivering 15-25 food parcels to vulnerable people at home each day. You can make a positive impact and lasting difference– donate now online to support this program/project! Thank you Do…
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Ssamba Foundation launches new website!

Ssamba Foundation launches new website!

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Ssamba Foundation has launched its new website - https://ssamba.org/  and we are excited to present its new look. Our new website provides a clear message about who we are, what we stand for and about our solutions. The website also boasts a clean design and intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation system with improved menu functionalities that direct you to the most relevant information for your needs. It is also fully responsive on mobile devices, and the website pages are easy to navigate using a wide range of web browsers and portable devices. After two months of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to officially announce the launch on June 27, 2021. Our goal with this new website is to provide our visitors an easier way to learn about Ssamba…
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