Community Outreach & Development Africa (COD-Africa)
WHO WE ARE: Community Outreach and Development Africa (COD- Africa) is the Christian focused and mission driven Nonprofit Organization that works to improve the life of poor children, women and Youth in Uganda. COD-Africa works in 5 districts across Uganda, working in areas largely unreached by other organizations.
WHO WE SERVE: We serve to empower the women, Children and Youth to pursue their own pathways of change and become self-reliant through Partnership with local Churches. Currently we have 35 churches with work with in different districts in Uganda.
OR FOCUS: Our focus is to provide the practical support by empowering them to pursue their own pathways of change and become self-reliant in a community. We are serving God by advancing the well-being of children, youths, families and communities through partnerships with Like-minded local churches and local communities in Uganda.
Core interventions: We seek to:
- To build a strong, self-reliant youths and families that will be able to stand on their own in the community.
- To advance the gospel of Jesus Christ in communities
- To bring Healing and Restoration by providing a loving and acceptable community for children and youths.
Our cherished Core valves
- We are Christian and Committed to the word of God
- We have Integrity by emulating Jesus Christ
- We share equal opportunity
- We Reach out and Serve together
- We are stewards
How does the COD-Africa accomplish its mission? At COD-Africa we serve the spiritual, physical, socio-emotional and cognitive needs of the women, Children and Youth. We achieve this through our core initiatives;
- Establish a comprehensive Youth Discipleship program.
- Reaching out to the community through medical mission outreaches and Evangelism.
- Visit local church partners and strengthen ministry collaboration
- Facilitate youths camps with our local partner churches
- Provide scholastic material to needy children
- Distribute bibles to children and youths in schools and communities
- Train and empower youths in small business development
- Hosting short mission teams from USA and other countries
- Empower women and youth in income generating activities
- Support girls with sanitary pads to stay in schools