WHO WE ARE
CRANE is a network of organisations, schools and churches working with children at risk in the Greater Kampala
region. The network currently works with 134 members that have 3,462 workers who together care for more
than 70,480 children at risk.
CRANE brings together child care workers, duty bearers and other stakeholders together for collaborative action
for transformational change in the lives of children at risk.
CRANE has celebrated its 11th birthday and is now working towards its silver jubilee strategy to see children safe,
well and fulfilling heir God-given potential. We pursue 3 main outcomes:
– Children are in Families
– Children are in Safe Spaces
– Children are in Education
THE VISION THAT INSPIRES US
Children are safe, well and fulfilling their God-given potential.
THE MISSION THAT DRIVES US
Lasting change for children is realised through networking for collaborative action amongst Children and other stakeholders driven by the values of the Christian faith.
THE MODEL THAT GUIDES US
To help create a shared vision amongst individual members that signposts common priorities, so that together, we provide quality care for children and creative solutions to persistent problems so that together we see transformational change for children. This, model will promote the role of children in finding solutions and advocating for child right and child protection.
PARTNERSHIP WITH VIVA
CRANE is a partner network of the international Christian children’s charity, Viva.
As such,Viva links CRANE with other networks, advises us on how to develop programmes, supports us in creating city-wide strategies, introduces us to investors and helps us to write proposals for them. www.viva.org