Who We Are

February 2019 Travel Team, ACT Uganda Staff and Will Buckner, Peace Corps Volunteer

February 2019 Travel Team, ACT Uganda Staff and Will Buckner, Peace Corps Volunteer

 

ACT’s Vision

As sustainable partner organizations, ACT Uganda and ACT USA, with God’s help, are positively transforming the lives of people in Uganda and the USA through economic, educational, spiritual and cultural opportunities.

ACT is two separate legal entities...

ACT Uganda is a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) in Uganda and ACT U.S. is a registered nonprofit in the United States. There is a Board of Directors for each organization and teams in Uganda working on various programs/projects with corresponding teams in the U.S. There are nine paid staff in Uganda along with volunteers and over 200 volunteers in the U.S. with no one paid in the U.S.

ACT U.S. Board

Lynn Pottenger – President
David Viele –
Treasurer
Bill Busch
Diane Busch
Suzanne Greenberg
David Molzahn
Lori Marsh
Diana Stubig
Karen Viele
Janis Van Hala –
Bookkeeper
Sue Waechter –
U.S. Director

ACT Uganda Board

Rev. Esau Habomugisha - Board Chair Moses Bahati - Secretary
Geoffrey Tumwineyo
Herbert Byaruhanga
Lydia Mugabe
Wilson Mbabazi
Philip Agaba
Friday Rwamahe
Annet Asiimwe
Jellan Tugeineyo
Moses Matsiko
Generous Turinawe
- Uganda Director

ACT Uganda Advisory Council

Dr. James Magezi - Chairperson
Mrs. Rehema Kajungu - Secretary
Mr. Japhlet Rwankwenda
Mrs. Kedreth Tindimwebwa
Mr. Silverio Mwesigwe

ACT Paid Staff in Uganda (pictured above)

Generous Turinawe, ACT Uganda
Alexander Gumoshabe, ACT Senior Manager
Josiah Nankunda, MukoHOPE Manager
Judith Tukahirwe, HEAL Manager + MukoHOPE Assistant
Justine ,MukoHOPE Counselor
Thomas Akwankasa, Assistant HEAL Manager
Moses Tukamushaba, HANDS Manager
Prudance Kengyeyo, MEP Manager + ACT Staff Assistant
Howard Biryomuriwe, MUSIC Manager
Herbert Muhereza , ACT Security Guard