Changing lives in Wales and Uganda

BIG GIVE CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE 2020

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1st - 8th December

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PONT is a small charity in Rhondda Cynon Taff, South Wales making a big difference in Mbale, Eastern Uganda.

We’re run by volunteers through direct community links. We support Ugandan organisations who have the potential to tackle poverty in their towns and villages. Our partnership is based on friendship, commitment and respect.

We set up PONT to see what difference we could make in one specific area of Africa and one area of Wales. A decade on, people have become our friends. Together we’ve built projects that work. We’re seeing improvements to health, livelihoods, learning and the environment. We’re changing lives. And we want to change more.

Our projects touch many areas of life...
...they're all about reducing the impact of poverty.

Ambulances

Community Health

Education

Engineering

Livelihoods

Hospital

Churches

University

Environment

Animal Education Centre

We’re impacting lives

Motorbike Ambulances
Schools Twinned
Health Workers Trained
Families Given a Goat
People with Clean Water
People Accessing Health Care

But we want to do more

We want to reach people in Mbale with approaches that work. There’s still too much desperate poverty and avoidable sickness in communities.

We want people in Rhondda Cynon Taf to join us to make a difference. There’s so much learning, satisfaction and enjoyment in sharing lives.

You can be part of it

People in Mbale have the power to improve the lives of their communities. PONT gives people in Wales the chance to give their time, skills or money to support them, and make a real specific difference. There’s lots of ways you can join in:

Fundraise

Give

Volunteer

Young People

Visits

*‘Mulembe!’ is the greeting we hear when we’re in Mbale and it means ‘Welcome!’