Ajambo Alumerida –55 years oldIs a widow living with HIV/AIDS. She has five children and seven grandchildren whom she struggles to support by selling fish, charcoal and tomatoes. With your help she can become self-reliant and offer her children and grandchildren a life disconnected from poverty.
Sponsorship ProgramFor $36 a month you can send a Ugandan woman through our business training course and put her on the path to owning her own business. Your donation is tax-deductible and you will receive information and a photograph of the woman who is benefiting from your monthly gift.
Sponsor a woman in the Smile Africa Program and here is what she receives:
Garden seeds and a hoe to jump-start her on feeding her family.
a strengths test to see in which business God has gifted her
a 40-session mission character class which leads her through the Biblical
principles of business
a code of ethics contract
classes in English, reading, writing and math
classes in money management, saving, banking
a graduation certificate once she has completed all the classes and has
completed her apprenticeship
seed money in their bank account to start her on her way to self-sufficiency
mentoring and monitoring by our Ugandan partner Smile Africa
induction into the Women's Hall of Dignity when she has successfully completed one year in business
What you will receive a photo and profile of your sponsored woman
quarterly updates on her progress
assurance of financial, ethical and spiritual accountability
a prayer doll named after the person you sponsor as a reminder to pray for the woman you support.