Gaba ECDP

# of Sponsored Children: 10

# of Children Waiting for Sponsors: 57

Year Connected to ARM: 1997

Closest Major City: Kampala City – 8km Northwest of Gaba

Sponsorship Location Code: GB-ECP

City Population: 1,420,200 (2008)

Average Income: $1 per day

Literacy Rate: 50%

% Orphaned: 50%

Distance to Entebbe Airport: 28 Miles

Project Components: A Church, A Sponsorship Program, A Medical Clinic, A Primary School & A Secondary School

Community Qualities: Gaba is located on the northern shores of Lake Victoria at the southern tip of the city of Kampala.  Gaba consists of 5 major areas: The Lake Shore, the Water Works, the Educational Area, the Residential Areas and the Medical Institutions.

Most of the students in the Gaba Projects stay in the Gaba slums.  Their parents often find work as casual labourers in the local market or as fisherman on the lake.

Primary Issues: High poverty levels, large slum areas, HIV/aids, Cholera, STDs, Respiratory related infections and high malaria infection rates due to the wetland areas bordering the lake.

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Project Overseer: Ps. Stephen Settimba

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Project Director: Odong Annet

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URGENT NEEDS

ARM Urgent Needs

ARM currently has 21 university students waiting for sponsors. Many of these students were the top performers in their high schools, and now risk having to drop out of university if they do not get sponsors soon. Full university sponsorship is $200 a month, but we accept partial amounts of $50, $100, $150 or one time gifts.

Your sponsorship includes:

  • Tuition Assistance
  • Discipleship 
  • Leadership Training
  • Mentoring
  • Missions
  • and much more... 

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