WHO WE ARE
CRANE is a network of Christian organisations working with children at risk in Kampala. The Network currently works with over 120 organisations that together, have over 2804 staff and 63,846 volunteers and care for more than 50,000 children.
CRANE was formed in 2003 and registered in 2006 with Kampala City Council as a Community Based Organisation until 2011 when it was upgraded to an NGO status (S.5914/9186)
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