Empower and Care Organization

To equip youths with knowledge and skills needed to start and maintain businesses.

About the Project

Youth Entrepreneurship Program was started to equip youths with knowledge and skills needed to start and maintain businesses, help program beneficiaries understand how to apply that knowledge and be better employee. Key program objectives include; stimulating economic thinking skills, encourage creative, intelligent risk taking, provide practical business experience and instill independence and personal responsibility in the youth.
Two projects are implemented under here, the bee keeping and honey products processing project and the computer skills training project.
Both projects are implemented in Mukono Municipality and Kyampisi Sub County, Mukono District, Uganda East Africa.

Key knowledge areas needed from Volunteers include;
- Apiculture
- IT and Computer Skills
- Entrepreneurship skills
- Making candles
- Making jelly products.
- Business management skills mentorship

Social Impact

To establish a vocational education program that can provide a safe learning environment for young at risk people in the 15-35 age group with life skills that will enable them to be professionally competent and strive for a financial self sufficient future.

NPO Status
Yes, registered non-profit organisation
Foundation Year
2004
Contact Person
Shadrak Kyobe
Where can you volunteer?
What can you do?
Tourism Family outings with volunteers over the weekends Family care and support project Elderly support project Family parenting