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Organization Contact Information

Name: Outreach Scout Foundation (OSF)
Street 1: Off Chidzanja Road to Area 23, Located at Masambabise Area 44, Kadango Plot
Street 2: Off Area 23 Road to Area 44, Branch at Kings Stage near Majinga stage
City: Lilongwe
Province: Malawi
Post Code: +265
Country: Malawi
Phone: 00265111747641
Email: outreachosf2007@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.outreachscoutfoundation.webs.com

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Amon
Last Name: Lukhele
Title: Executive Director
Email: outreachosf2007@gmail.com
Phone: 00265111747641, 00265 884309820

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Isabel Lucy
Last Name: Chirwa
Title: Coordinator
Email: masambabise@gmail.com
Phone: 00265 888543462

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Community-Based Organization (CBO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Outreach Scout Foundation (OSF) is a non-governmental organization established in 2002 but registered in 2004 under the government of Malawi Trustee’s Incorporation Act 1962.

Our Vision
Malawi with well empowered young women and men in development

Our Mission
OSF exists to provide optimal framework condition to vulnerable young women and men in rural communities through promoting Hygiene and water sanitation, environmental protection, Rights of Children, Social Justice, TB/HIV/AIDS prevention and Nutrition security.

NETWORKS
The organization is a member and works with the following organizations;
1.Human Rights Consultative Committee (HRCC)
2.Malawi Health Equity Network (MHEN)
3.National Alcohol Alliance
4.NGO-Gender Coordinating Network (NGCN)
5.Lilongwe District Civil Society Network
6.Maputo Plan of Action Malawi Chapter
7.Stop TB Partnership
8.NGO Water Environment Sanitation Network.
9.Better Care Network (BCN) Malawi Chapter
10.Malawi Network Against Child trafficking (M-NACT)
11.Malawi Network of AIDS Service Organizations (MANASO)

Outreach Scout Foundation plans an affirmation of TB>HIV Strategies that exists to enhance larger participation of vulnerable persons living in HIV interventions. Membership of the Stop TB Partnership would greatly inform the strategy and operational situation in terms of TB interventions
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Resource mobilization
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Malawi
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
The organisation is doing its work through formation of TB/HIV and SRHR primary school, secondary, community clubs for enhancing full participation that will lead to TB/HIV reduction.

These clubs are responsible to identify patients who are affected by TB/HIV so that issues of treatment could be addressed accordingly
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Malawi
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Malawi

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Malawi

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Through formation of school and community clubs

TB-HIV:
Enhancing community advocacy so that communities have health seeking behaviors

Research:
Outreach Scout Foundation would like to search for resources to conduct a research on whether lack of proper wastes management could cause TB in the areas of Lilongwe City.
The research will help town planners to increase resources towards the City Waste management interventions.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
N/A

Application date: April 3, 2014
Last updated: June 16, 2014