Under Empowerment program MFADVU is now increasingly used and connected to social development groups such as Male Action Groups, Village Savings and loan Associations (VSLA’s).

More than 50 Male Action groups have been formed so far in districts of Kampala, Wakiso, Mukono and Buikwe.
80 groups of Village Savings & Loan Associations (VSLA’s) for both men and women on Village level have been formed.
Members in these groups are empowered with skills and knowledge of how to develop through saving, and also involve them into income generating activies.