what we do

a little bit of HOPE exists to nurture hope in the Butaleja District of Uganda by enabling people to overcome the hurdles that prevent them reaching their full potential. We do this by funding grassroot development programmes.

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Education
Partnership with Busolwe Library (including IT training, youth empowerment programme and career guidance), teaching girls how to make reusable sanitary towels, vocational college scholarships, and school farms. [read more about our education programmes]

 

Health, water and sanitation
Working with a local association of health workers to enable them to conduct an education programme, working with families to build latrines and smokeless stoves, fixing boreholes and installing rainwater harvesting systems. [read more about our health, water and sanitation programmes]

 

Business and innovation
Establishing small loan and saving schemes, providing grants to entrepreneurs, carpentry apprenticeship programme and business training courses. [read more about our business and innovation programmes]

 

Vulnerable households
Supporting widows in the village of Bugosa by providing for their basic needs and to support them to generate income, working with groups of vulnerable women, and supporting vulnerable children in the community [read more about our vulnerable households programmes]