IMPROVING PEOPLE'S HEALTH

OBJECTIVES: Improve people’s health, expand basic health care, and support healthy lifestyles for disadvantaged Ghanaians.

Some of United Way Ghana’s achievements:

Health

Over 5,000 community members benefitted

From 2013-2015, a new education initiative started by United Way Ghana increased student enrollment by 1,000, constituting 27% increment. Six new Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs) have been formed to improve school governance and more than 35% of parents reported greater participation in their ward’s education in Asawasi, a community in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

More than 10,000 children in 15 schools have benefited from a school infrastructural development project in Greater Accra, Eastern, and Ashanti Regions of Ghana.