Butenga Orphanage Care & Development Organization(BOCADO) (Kampala, )

 

Name

  • Name:Mr. Ahmed Ssentume

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Butenga Orphanage Care & Development Organization(BOCADO)
  • Address:Box 9167
    Kampala
    Uganda

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:+256 782 099 310

Organization Web

User Phone

  • Mobile phone:+256 782 099310

User Email

Location

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General

  • Mission:
  • Is to improve the standards of living of the orphans and Vulnerable children and support their families to access the basic human needs for sustainable developments

  • Overview:
  • Butenga Orphanage Care and Development Organization is an indigenous and registered Non- Governmental Organization with the Government of the Republic of Uganda. BOCADO was established in April 2006 and its mandate among other duties include, Malaria and HIV/AIDS prevention, Social and economic support to OVC households , Women and youths empowerment, Home based Care programs, Food Security, Sanitation and Child Rights issues covering the whole of Bukomansimbi District.


  • History:
  • BOCADO ‘S founders were concerned about the high prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS, increasing rate of poverty levels than the National average, the most vulnerable Youth, Orphans without any assistance and rampant deaths due to curable diseases like malaria. They therefore realized the need to mitigate the socio-economic effects of HIV/AIDS through a way of providing, home based care and counselling, provide education for the orphans and other vulnerable children, and initiate viable income generating activities to upgrade the quality of their lives through improved nutrition as well as improving the income of the entire local community those affected and infected by HIV/AIDS epidemic

  • Year established:2006
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:9
  • Advisory board size:2
  • Staff size:7

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:Other
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