Empowering orphaned children with skills, dignity and the vision of a more hopeful future.


Empowering Girls Project

In Uganda it is tough to be a girl. With the fall out of the Covid-19 Pandemic, the global economic situation, and the physical issues with climate change, girls in Uganda are facing increased challenges, especially those without parents to guide and protect them.

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Author: Paul Smith

Vocational School

Edith’s Hope built and manages a residential vocational school for orphaned children to learn skills that will empower them to earn a wage in order to support themselves and their families.

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Author: Paul Smith

Child Headed Families project

Child headed families are where one or both parents have died, often from HIV or other impacts of extreme poverty, leaving the eldest child with responsibility for all of their siblings.

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Author: Paul Smith

International Day of Peace 2022

“Peace and sustainability are inextricably linked. You can’t have one without the other." – International Day of Peace 2022

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Author: Mary Cullen

Our impact

400

Orphaned children supported every year 

3000

Orphaned children supported since we started

150,000

Meals provided every year 

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Latest news

  • International Day of Peace 2022

    “Peace and sustainability are inextricably linked. You can’t have one without the other." – International Day of Peace 2022 Read more

  • Four questions answered about the Global Food Crisis

    One in 10 of the world’s population – up to 828 million people – will go to bed hungry tonight. Read more

  • Impact of covid-19 on girls

    It is feared that nearly a third of Uganda's students will never return to school. Eighteen months into the pandemic, up to 10 million primary and secondary school students have been kept at home, whilst Uganda has closed schools for the longest period of any country. Read more

Latest events

  • Family Movie Day

    Edith's Hope invites you to a family movie day at Central Hall in Southampton.  Read more

  • Edith's Hope Curry and Quizzical Night

    Let’s Get Quizzical! That’s right! Edith’s Hope is hosting its very first curry and quiz night at The Hilt on the 22nd October from 7.30pm. £10 per person. Read more

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