Salama Shield Foundation

Other Names: Salama Shield Foundation (Ssf)

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Salama Shield provides program initiatives through a broad-based community development model. Operations include a community development centre in Uganda providing information and support resources within the community. Programs include: (1) finance/income generation- microcredit for women- offers low-interest funds to enable women to start a business; Alternative Income programs- addresses the needs of youth/vulnerable children in earning an income; (2) Clean water/sanitation- access to clean water- provide wells/water catchment systems; and (3) Health Promotion/Education- mentorship programs to encourage risk-adverse behaviours in youth and reduce gender disparities; health education and information for adults. As an extension to the development activities noted above, Salama Shield also provides vocational education for orphans and vulnerable youth in community to gain skills leading to enhanced income generation opportunities.


  • map-point19 Sutherland Walk, 19 Sutherland Walk, Kitchener ON, N2R1G5

  • map-point1-519-500-6133

  • map-pointhttp://www.salamashield.org

  • map-pointContact person: Dennis Willms

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 890627672RR0001

  • map-point1 full-time staff

  • map-pointdennis@salamashield.org

2016 Revenues: $212,758

<b>202001</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>10718</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>0</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>39</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2016 Expenditures: $324,360

<b>230931</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>0</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>93429</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2016 Year End: $4,711

<b>6989</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>3241</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>1960</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>-7479</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2016 Year End: $146,787

<b>36785</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>110002</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>0</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Salama Shield Foundation does work in Uganda.
Salama Shield Foundation's headquarters is located at 19 Sutherland Walk, 19 Sutherland Walk, Kitchener ON, N2R1G5.

Breakdown of Programs

25 35 40


Fundraising Methods

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