Mt. Elgon Self-Help Community Projects Limited (MESHCOP) is a Social enterprise established in 2010 with the aim of sparking and sustaining local development initiatives in Eastern Uganda.

    We work with individuals and self-help groups who are made vulnerable by poverty, conflict, disease and environmental degradation to improve their lives and their communities through projects that promote self-sufficiency, economic development and the long-term sustainability of our environment.

    Vision: We envision a community where all people have equal access to quality care and support, and to keep their hopes and aspirations unclouded.

    Mission: To improve the quality of life of rural people affected by poverty, disasters, conflict and disease by working in and with dividuals, families and communities to enhance care and support through capacity  building, income generation, self-help groups and using our resources in ways that benefit people and environment.

    We also run a charity project in the names of Mt. Elgon Self-Help Community Program.

    Mt Elgon Self-Help and Community Project are partners for Project J934N with Global Development Group (ABN 57 102 400 993), an Australian NGO. Tax deductible receipts for donations from Australia / USA will be issued by Global Development Group. For more information please visit www.gdg.org.au