“Carry on my works and put the children first”
(father Giovanni Scalabrini)
The mission of Fondazione Italia Uganda is to continue the work of Father Giovanni Scalabrini in Uganda, creating strong, responsible and autonomous communities thanks to his many young students.
- education and health: ensuring health and primary education in the district of Kampala;
- training and work: giving the local future generations access to skills;
- future leaders: contributing to the advancement of the entire country;
- model: consolidating the “Father John model”.
What we can do together
Our projects range across three areas of development education, training and work, health.
Fondazione Italia Uganda is raising funds to purchase a four-wheel drive ambulance for the Benedict Medical Center. The car is fully equipped (siren, stretcher, radio transmitter, flashing lights, megaphone etc.)
58.729$ of 69.094$
Fondazione Italia Uganda, following a fundraising campaign, is financing works for the repaving of classrooms and verandas at BCK Nursery & Primary school.
8.110$ of 40.554$
The intervention that will take place is the complete renovation of the kitchen area of the BCK Secondary School Boarding section, and the installation of a new gas system, which will replace the currently charcoal-fueled stoves.
2.150$ of 21.507$
The Foundation is part of a Trust, an entity set up under Ugandan law, promoted by Father Giovanni, which includes two other partners: Emmaus Foundation Ltd., a social enterprise, and Benedict Medical Centre Ltd., a not-for-profit clinic. The beneficiaries of the Trust are the Archdiocese of Kampala and Gulu.