In order to ensure that we are able to assist in the provision of education, training and healthcare projects, which will help our beneficiaries to generate sustainable income and be self-sufficient, I am Somebody's Child Soldier has partnered with a local Ugandan NGO, called Volunteer Action Network (VAC-NET) to help fund business skills/development training, money management training, leadership skills and micro-loans for the beneficiaries identified through FIDA.
VAC-NET is an NGO working to empower under-served women and youth in northern Uganda, many of whom are former child soldiers and victims of war, through socio-economic and health education programs, specifically through their Credit Plus program which combines microcredit services with literacy, leadership development, health and basic business education, an Agro-program (which supports women farmers by offering agricultural loans and training in northern Uganda), an adult literacy program and HIV/AIDS prevention program.VAC-NET Website
By providing training/financial education,credit and peer support in areas with limited to no banking services, IAMSCS aims to promote women’s economic participation and reintegration into society.
With your support,we can make a direct impact on the lives of female victims of war. Please help us to achieve this by donating