Global Handprints | Independent Volunteer Experiences at Locally Established Projects

Global Handprints - Independent Volunteer Experiences at Locally Established Projects

Global Handprints | Independent Volunteer Experiences at Locally Established Projects
Global Handprints | Independent Volunteer Experiences at Locally Established Projects
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Developments

Since 2008, thanks to people like you helping us raise money through fundraising events, donations and volunteer placements we have managed to help developments happen at several projects.

Click on each heading below to see what impact has been made in that area.

Anti Malaria

- Provided every child in Mukono Children's Home with a mosquito net over their bed.

- Provided 200 mosquito nets for the rural community.



Building

- Refurbished a library at Mukono Children's Home (painting, shelves, furnishing, new secure steel  windows to prevent theft).

- Refurbished a nursery classroom at Mukono Children's Home (new floor, painting, blackboard materials, windows).

- Landscaped land at Kasenge Riverford Organic Farm.

- Built a house in the rural community for an elderly lady whose home was demolished.

Mbalala Pre and Primary School

- This school had it’s international funding unexpectedly withdrawn meaning it was facing sudden closure. Closing the school would force the students back to working in the local sugar cane plantations and limestone quarries. Thanks to the generous guys at our last fundraiser event, Global Handprints was able to keep this school open for another year and a term. It is currently still operating under a new Head Teacher with ongoing support.

Wellbeing

- Built new latrines as Mbalala Model Pre and Primary School.

- Provided mattresses for children at Mukono Children's Home.

- Emptied the pit latrines at Mukono Children's Home to enable them to pass inspection.



Health

- Provided vital medicines for the rural community.

- Enabled people to have HIV/AIDS testing.

- Provided vital care and equipment for mothers and children in the maternity ward at Mukono Health Centre.

Sport

- Provided the Netball team at Mukono Children's Home with trainers enabling them to compete in district competitions.

- Organised tansport for  Mukono Children's Home Netball team to get to a national competition.

- Provided 30 Football kits for the squad at Mukono Children's Home.



Education

- Provided books for Mukono Children's Home.

- Provided three weeks of holiday playscheme for children unable to afford to go to school.

- Provided stationery for 120 children at Wmpewo Green Pastures Academy.

- Provided school bags for each child at Mbalala Pre and Primary school.

- Provided 3 blackboards at Mbalala Pre and Primary school.

Global Handprints | Independent Volunteer Experiences at Locally Established Projects
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