Family Economic Empowerment is a sub-theme under Livelihood and Economic Empowerment. Within the Family Economic Empowerment program, VAD mobilizes organized women and youth groups in Wakiso and Amuria Districts to start or boost their own income generating projects. VAD with funding from Friends of Uganda German provide start up revolving funds (seed capital) to the organized rural women/youth groups to invest in their identified economic projects hence boosting their income generating projects and improving their social and economic well being. Beneficiaries of this intervention are trained in enterprise development, group dynamics and development, simple book keeping, leadership skills, record keeping, savings mobilization and micro credit management. It is envisaged that beneficiaries of this intervention will be economically empowered and will be able to take care of themselves and their families. It is further envisaged that beneficiaries of this intervention will acquire some financial literacy skills.