Who we are

Committed to reducing poverty

WE ACT FOR CHANGE

Tackling gender inequality with HEAL

Our vision is to see the lives of women and girls transformed within flourishing and equal communities across Africa.
 
Our purpose is to support women and girls in Africa to thrive independently through a transformative and holistic approach to health, education, agriculture and livelihoods.

What we believe in

Our organisation is open to people of all faiths and none, and we actively seek diversity across all stakeholders.
 
Our values and behaviours are intrinsically linked to our founders’ Christian beliefs and motivations. The spirit in which we operate reflects these values.
 
The following values drive Act4Africa’s culture and priorities and provide a framework within which decisions are made by the Trustees, the executive and our colleagues.

RESPECT

We respect each other.
We are inclusive and value everyone equally, regardless of their gender, ethnic background, age, sexual orientation, abilities or faith

INTEGRITY

We act with integrity.
We are open and honest and demand of ourselves the highest standards of professional competence and financial stewardship

PEOPLE FIRST

We put people first.
We empower trustees, colleagues, volunteers and beneficiaries and keep positive personal relationships at the heart of what we do

COLLABORATION

We collaborate.
We work as a team and understand our interdependence. We realise the vital role others can play in delivering our mission

SUSTAINABILITY

We think long-term.
We seek innovation, economic viability and ecological balance

COMMITTED TO

changing lives

What people say about us

"Act4Africa is truly transforming the lives of some of Uganda’s poorest women by giving them the tools to lift themselves out of extreme poverty. Their programs’ success over the years is a testament to their dedicated team."
Global Giving
2020
"The project demonstrated strong effectiveness by delivering high-quality HIV/AIDS awareness, sexual activity and behavioural change training."
UK Aid Direct
2017
"One of the best NGO’s in Kasese."
Local District Official
2016

Some of the partners and donors who have helped us make a difference

support our work

We really appreciate your support for Act4Africa. Without your help, it wouldn’t be possible to continue our work in tackling gender inequality, changing lives and giving hope to women and girls in Africa.