The Children Reach Out Program in Uganda is a registered NGO in Kampala that focuses on empowering children living in urban communities. The organization provides a variety of programming, including educational life skills, education support, health and wellness campaigns, and events and trainings for children. More than 8000 children have benefited from Children Reach Out Program Uganda since its inception in 2009; all the services provided are free of charge and no child or volunteer is required to pay.
The program currently operates in Nakulabye zones 4 and six, and other centres have been opened in Namugoona zone 5 Kawala centre. Meetings take place on Saturdays and Sundays, and primary school outreach takes place during the week.Children Reach Out is a grassroots organization that works with disadvantaged children by organizing literacy classes in their communities.
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CEI approaches in actionStudent supportOut-of-School ChildrenEthics & Values/ReligionMath/numeracyEntrepreneurship skills
Model details2009Not-for-profitLiteracyEthics & Values/ReligionMath/numeracyEntrepreneurship skillsActive70040%60%
Scale1044 children's centers are currently activeJune, 2016
-The organization hopes to have its own premises, which would be equipped with resources for children of all age groups.
-Start a Day Care Centre for less privileged children.
-Expand to other communities and set up children’s centres there