People Power During COVID-19: 16th Annual Canada Africa Partnership Virtual Ride is Fundraising for 14 Projects

Katie Fettes ACAI, Advancing Education, BWTM, CAPAIDS, Empowering the Grassroots, Investing in Livelihoods, KCU, Mobilizing with Bikes, PACC Policy, Promoting Health, Rainmaker Leave a Comment

COVID-19 has impacted many areas of our lives. The power of coming together and supporting each other is more apparent now than ever.  Every June, projects and organizations unite through the Canada Africa Partnership Ride bike-a-thon to raise funds for community development efforts across Africa. This year is no different.  To continue creating collective impact while staying safe, we are …

At Home at the Home of Hope Shelter

Claire Holloway Wadhwani CAPAIDS, Investing in Livelihoods, Promoting Health Leave a Comment

CAP/AIDS is thrilled to announce that 12 women (and two babies) are now living at the Home of Hope shelter in Uganda! With the donations contributed through the CAP/AIDS community in Ottawa and across Canada, CAPAIDS-Uganda has renovated the building, fully furnished the accommodations, stocked the kitchen and hired a resident manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Shelter. …

Safe Shelter

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Lira, a city in Northern Uganda, is a bustling commercial city located at the crossroads between the southern and eastern parts of the country and neighbouring Kenya,  and the towns, cities and farms to the north – stretching up to South Sudan.  It has known hard times –particularly at the height of the AIDS pandemic and the civil conflict involving …

Brighter Futures – Gallery

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With over $10,000 raised for the Home of Hope in Uganda and a good time had by all, we’re calling it a success! Thank you to everyone who joined in the fun and contributed to the event – our amazing teams of riders, the Tine Rufaro band, Capital Velofest, all of our Silent Auction donors and our sponsor Electrosource.Thank you …