Our goal

Members and supports of Uzima are diverse and represent a cross section of all Canadians. There are members from over 10 African countries, Jamaica, Asia as well as Caucasians of European origin.

Uzima Women Relief Group International is a non-profit organization incorporated in 2012. Uzima is a Kiswahili word meaning wellness. The organization works to alleviate poverty and augment wellness among at-risk populations facing health challenges brought about by lack of access to medical care and medicines, good nutrition and education for both women and men with a focus on women empowerment.