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PARTNER ORGANISATIONS

UgCLA could not operate without the support of a number of generous partners. These partners are listed in the table below or you can join us by downloading the FORM and sending it at [email protected]

OrganizationGeographical baseRole in relation to UgCLA
AfriPads Uganda Limited UgandaDistributes its products through UgCLA’s network and employs former Library Scholars from the Kitengesa Community Library.
Book Aid InternationalLondon, UKHas funded and overseen Transforming Libraries ProjectPhases I and II.
Douglas CollegeVancouver, Canada

Has helped to raise funds for one library; sends interns.
Coquitlam Public LibraryVancouver, CanadaCollaborated with Douglas College in raising funds for the Busolwe Public Library.
Friends of African Village LibrariesCalifornia, USAHelps raise funds; advises on policy; provides training materials and ideas.
Global GoodnessNew York, USAHas funded Family Literacy Projects at two libraries.
Hawk Children’s Fund, UMESMaryland, USAHas provided grants for several specific projects.

Insight Global (formerly Youth in Development)Vancouver, CanadaProvides volunteers on a regular basis
KaTutandikeUgandaProvided office space from 2008 to 2012.
LitWorldNew YorkSupported Lit Clubs in 2013 as an educational activity in one regional cluster of libraries.
Maendeleo FoundationUgandaContributes expertise in computers and ICTs; hosts website.
National Library of UgandaUgandaHas allowed UgCLA to use its postal address since 2007 and provided office and meeting space from 2014 to 2015. Helps in the storage and distribution of donated books
Pockets of ChangeNew York, USAHas provided grants for several specific projects.
Under the Reading TreeVancouver, CanadaCovered the running costs of five libraries for five years; paid the salary of an additional UgCLA coordinator for five years.
United Nations for Development FundUnited Nations for Development FundHas provided funds for furniture and buildings for a couple of libraries; channels funds raised by personal contacts in the UN.
University of British ColumbiaVancouver, CanadaProvides volunteers on a regular basis.