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AFFCAD UK empower young people and families living in poverty in Bwaise, Uganda


AFFCAD UK (Action for Fundamental Change and Development) is a volunteer-led children’s charity set up to support young people and families living in extreme poverty in Uganda. We currently work with the community in Bwaise, one of the biggest and poorest informal urban settlements in Kampala. 90,000 people live in Bwaise without access to services like clean water, shelter, or sanitation. And 65% of these are aged between 16-25. We work closely with AFFCAD Uganda charity to provide quality, accessible education and training to the community in Bwaise.

Together, we can help young people grow up free from extreme poverty

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School Partnerships

We create connections between young people in Bwaise and schools across the UK.

How AFFCAD UK make a real difference to children and young people in Bwaise


We provide quality, affordable education for young people in and around Bwaise.

COVID Relief Campaign

Please donate what you can to help support the community in Bwaise to survive the impact of Covid-19.

about Us

Since 2016 AFFCAD UK Charity have helped support the people of Bwaise – the largest and poorest informal urban settlement in Kampala – to improve education, health, and youth employment opportunities. We work with AFFCAD Uganda Charity to deliver sustainable, grassroots support for the community of Bwaise.

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our board

Our Board of Trustees oversee and guide our work.

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Our Team

Meet the brilliant volunteers behind AFFCAD UK Charity

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