Be a Christ to the Poor Foundation,which was created in 2002, is now Be a Christ to the Poor, Inc. According to a letter from the Internal Revenue Service in Cincinnati, dated November 22, 2009, this organization is tax exempt under section 501 (C) (3) and is classified as a public charity. Its ID# 31173.
Its Mission: Support the ministry of Hoima Diocese represented by Fr. George Ssebadduka, Ph.D. This includes:
- to bring hope to orphans in Hoima Diocese, Uganda, whose parents died of AIDS
- to support girls and women in rural communities within the Diocese through education and economic empowerment
- to bring clean water and health services to the rural parts of the Diocese
- to offer leadership training to both lay and religious