“Promote community empowerment and self reliance in one of the poorest regions in Uganda.”
Amuka Twende is a Swahili word meaning Arise and Go – “do exploits for God, and man.” Amuka Twende is a non-profit organization registered in Uganda in cooperation with Bridges of Hope, a Canadian development agency. Our vision is to enhance the productivity and capability of local organizations, leaders and communities with the aim of alleviating poverty; both physically and spiritually.
The founder of this ministry is Sophie Osaya. Sophie is from Uganda and has a huge heart to help her country. She is working together with her home church, Miz City Church in Lethbridge, AB and Bridges of Hope to reach out to the poor and needy in Uganda.
The CEO of this ministry is Douglas Mugabe. Douglas is currently working with the Amuka Twende board of directors to get things started in this initial stage.