Last updated: 6 June 2015
Project Have Hope is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization that works with a group of 100 women in the Acholi Quarter of Uganda and helps them transform their lives and the lives of their families. Through the sale of their beautiful, handmade paper bead jewelry, the women can feed their families, send their children to school, and look forward to a richer future.
Above text from the Project Have Hope website
Being able to take advantage of solar cooking allows the group to devote more time to their new businesses. Less time is spent finding or working to pay for firewood to cook for their families.
Recent news and developments
- March 2012: Project Have Hope collaborated with Jinja Empowerment, a non-profit in Jinja, Uganda, and hosted a successful two-day workshop on solar cooking techniques. It featured three different types of solar cooking tools:
- November 2012: They have have established a donation program through the Global Giving foundation to promote solar cooking within their community. To help contribute with this effort and learn what your donation can do, visit: http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/provide-solar-cooking-supplies-to-ugandan-women/
Audio and video
- November 2009:
Tel.: +1 (339) 206-4626