GET INVOLVED

Get involved and help SD Cancer Palliative Care Centre, Jinja

Donate

Whether it’s sponsoring a special meal for all or supporting outreach programs, all donations are hugely appreciated by our team and patients at SD Cancer Palliative Care Centre Jinja. 

Volunteer

There are a variety of opportunities to volunteer, whether in family counselling, outreach programs, or with nursing care. 

Fundraise

We always need help coming up with new ways of raising money or organising fundraising events.  Get involved and help raise the money we need. 

How can I be a part of this mission?

Sisters of the Destitute is a religious congregation of nuns originated in Kerala, India who draws strength from Jesus the Destitute and the compassionate by being constantly in touch with Him. you can be a part of this mission through the following;

  • By working in the centre as a short or long-term volunteer.
  • By visiting the centre to listen to them, to counsel them by celebrating your birthday or anniversaries with the inmates.
  • By taking the inmates out for a picnic or any other celebration to refresh them.
  • By contributing cash or kind for the daily maintenance of the inmates
  • by sponsoring a patient for 960,000 UGX/ year or 80,000 UGX/month
  • by sponsoring a one-time meal -for all one normal meal: 200,000 UGX or  one special  meal: 300,000 UGX

What can I donate in kind?

You can donate in-kind items such as necessities and food items to support the SD Cancer Palliative Care Centre. Needs may vary on occasion. Feel free to contact the office for your generous donations and queries.

  Food items

  • Posho
  • Beans
  • Rice
  • Cooking oil
  • Sugar
  • Tea powder
  • Toiletries
  • Cleaning items(brooms)

 

  Necessities 

  • Clothes
  • Bedsheets
  • Blankets
  • Mattress
  • Clothes

 

Information about food expenses

Total No Of Inmates

40

Total No Of Staff

20

Monthly Per Patient

80,000 Ugx

Quarterly Per Patient

240,000 Ugx

Half Yearly Per Patient

480,000 Ugx

Yearly Per Patient

960,000 Ugx

1 Day Meal Per Patient

Breakfast: 1500 Ugx

Lunch: 2500 Ugx

Dinner: 2500 Ugx

6500 Ugx

1-Day Meal (6500*60)

390,000 Ugx

One Time - Normal Meal (2500*60)

150,000 Ugx

One-Time Special Meal (5000*60)

300,000 Ugx

How can I be a part of this mission?

You can be a part of this mission by volunteering, donating, or sponsoring a patient. All donations are used to directly support the palliative care services, medical treatments, and well-being of cancer patients at SD Cancer Palliative Care Centre, Jinja.

Be a part of this mission

You can be a part of the mission by volunteering, donating, or sponsoring a patient.