African Child Outreach Trust (ACOT) is a not for profit indigenous organization which is registered by ministry of Internal Affairs in Kampala-Uganda with Registration number S. 5914/7011.
African Child Outreach Trust aims at empowering the community in Northern Uganda which community has suffered the two decades insurgency.
Uganda people are open and generous: the hand they offer is for friendship not for aid. ACOT is committed to providing opportunities for skills acquisition so that Acholi can escape dependency and become self-sufficient, returning the lost glory of northern region being a food basket for the nation.
To build capacity of youth in civil society to contribute to medium term conflict prevention by engaging war affected youth in order to enable them participate in building a peaceful and development oriented society.
To create a society where youth are empowered to lead a better quality of life and have hope in their future. ACOT has been working in Uganda since 2006 and has an excellent track record of success with the people and projects it supports
“In God We Trust”