GREATER YOU (GU) is under Generation Youth Uganda a fully registered community based organization in Mukono Central Division, Mukono Municipality in Mukono district. Greater You started in 2016 aiming at empowering, sensitizing, equipping as well as meeting all the needs of every Ugandan youths through teachings, seminars, conferences, games and sports, education and gender based.
How we work.
Seminars, campaigns and workshops are organized to educate and engage public to comprehensively analyze the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats upon hardships young people face to reach their potential, so that we collectively identify, adapt and promote solutions and practices that appropriately work in the development and promotion of young people in general. To contribute to a mechanism that can produce positive generations that will free our region, later on nation and the world of hostilities, violence, prejudice, hatred, tyranny, poverty, corruption and diseases.
Drama and sports events, school visits, are creative ways of which we reach out to young people who others find difficult to reach out.
Youth service day, Youth are mobilized from schools, organizations and communities to identify and address the needs of their communities, youth lead and learns through service and are inspired into volunteerism at early stages. Young people plan and organize a number of projects around Mukono district. It supports them into civic engagement, promotes them as resources in their communities, and educates the public about the year round positive roles and contributions of young people in their communities.
OUR VISION: To equip relevant skills, promote sounding morals and to raise up a God fearing generation among youths and children in Uganda.
OUR MISSION: To provide better education through providing educational facilities, developmental skills, promoting talents, caring and support youths.
OUR MOTTO/SLOGAN: Turning Imagination into reality.
OUR AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:
o To create opportunities for the youth to actively participate in community development.
o To improve the access and quality of healthcare to the people in the community.
o To organize seminars, conferences, games and sports, debates for the youth in various institutions on gender based violence etc…
o To promote a culture that encourages cooperation, social responsibility and gender equality.
o To sensitize the society in social and economic affair.
o To carry on the business of entertainment generally including but not limited to talent promotions.
o To mobilize resources that assist members in their development activities and under this program.
GREATER YOU BOARD (LEADERSHIP/FOUNDERS)
1. MR. MAWEJJE JOSEPH DIRECTOR
2. MRS MILLY MAWEJJE CO – DIRECTOR
3. MS. NAMULINDWA SHIRAT CHAIRPERSON
4. MR. MUTEESASILA JULIUS SECRETARY
5. MR. THEMBO DOUGLAS TREASURER
6. MR. MULINDWA IAN MEMBER