A Warm Welcome...

... to the website of African Village Support where we hope you will be able to learn all you need about our work, our aims and our achievements in villages in rural eastern Uganda.

Our aim is to help the local people in a rural villages in eastern Uganda to improve the quality of their lives.

A special thanks to all those who make our work possible!

African Village Support is a registered Charity 1164318

What we do

We have been established since 2002 supporting small villages in eastern Uganda. Our aim is to help improve the quality of life of both adults and children. Working as a humanitarian, community based organisation, we have delivered a number of sustainable community projects including the building of a school hostel for girls and a large community centre, supporting over 20 women's groups and more than 50 students educated along with livelihood projects for young people.

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Over the next couple of months two of our UK Trustees and a volunteer will be heading out to Muyembe to report on the work we have been doing over the past 12 months. We hope to bring you news on how the irrigation project is going along with news and phtoto's of the students who will be gradutating or leaving secondary eductation this year. Please follow us on our Instagram account whereby you will see and read about out trip. Huge thank you to our new Social Media advisor Gaby West who will be doing most of the work! 

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It is widely known the benefit of higher education accrues to individual students and their families. Average earnings increase measurably with higher levels of education. Over their working lives, typical college graduates earn about 73 percent more than typical high school graduates. More educated people are less likely to be unemployed and less likely to live in poverty. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more details on how you can help make a difference to a student

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Contact AVS

Phone: +44 (0)7825 650127

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By Post: Marie Cates
1 Cockpit Cottages, Cockpit Road
Great Kingshill
Bucks HP15 6ER

African Village Support is registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) with registration number 1164318.


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