Welcome to FOCUSED Organization

Foundation for Community Utilization of Sustainable Empowerment and Development (FOCUSED) is a community based development organization. Its mission is to provide support to local communities in Uganda to sustain-ably engender their own development for self-sustenance. 

Vilage, city country: Kasese Uganda

Location: Kidodo Ward, Kasese Municipal counci

Setting: Semi - Urban

Established: 2016

Membership: 40 menbers


Association Background

The association was established in 2016 to act as a platform through which women in Kidodo community especially young mothers can find different ways they can address their social economic challenges affecting their livelihood standards. 

Village/City, Country: Kasese, Uganda          Location:  Kizungu Cell, Scheme Ward, Nyamwamba  Division   Setting: Rural Based     Established: 2014    Membership:

Group’s Mission:

To promote equal education, proper hygiene and sanitation methods among members

Village/City, Country: Kasese, Uganda         

Location: Kasese Municipality   

Setting: Peri - Urban    

Established: 2015  


Association’s Mission

Association’s background

The members of the Association found it hard to get employment because of the low levels of education brought about by the low income levels of their parents.  The Association was started in 2015 to help the youth involve in activities that are financially beneficial to them and can help boost their household incomes.

Village/City, Country: Kasese, Uganda         

Location: Kihara Cell, Kihara Ward, Nyamwamba Division

Setting: Peri - Urban

Established: 2006

Membership: 32

Group’s Mission: Mbangi Syomukama Women’s Group's mission goal is to enhance the capacities of individuals and people in the organization group for self-sufficiency.

Group Background

The idea of starting the group was brought up by the chairperson local council one after realizing that there was no group in the area.

Village/City, Country: Kasese, Uganda     

Location: Kemihoko Cell, Nyamwamba Division  

Setting: Rural Based  


Group Mission: To promote community development by working to reduce diseases, poverty and ignorance among the people of our community. 

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