Great Lakes Outreach

Great Lakes Outreach

Charity information

Great Lakes Outreach

GLO is a charity that works for the spiritual and physical development of the people of Burundi.
GLO partners with local Christian organisations to share God's message and to fund sustainable projects that transform lives.
It reaches out to the marginalised and desperately needy in whatever humanitarian or spiritual way appropriate.
GLO keeps overheads to between 5 and 10% of total income.
GLO seeks to help overcome post-war trauma, providing a voice for the voiceless, breaking the cycle of violence and retribution, and embracing peace, hope and love. With it's partners, GLO is involved in:
-Spreading the Word of God through schools and churches countrywide
-Fighting the AIDS pandemic through education
-Providing for street children and orphans
-establishing sustainable projects in communities
-financing where there are no other sources available and ensuring funds are appropriately used
-equipping and encouraging informed dialogue between Christians and other faiths in a loving and non-confrontational way
-training in outreach and leadership development

Founded 2003

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