In September 2022, AVA got a grant from the consortium of Uganda Biodiversity Fund (UBF),
Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Nature Uganda (NU), and Ecological Christian
Organization (ECO) to restore and conserve degraded areas in identified villages in Butoole
Parish, Kyangwali Sub-county, in Kikuube District. In this project AVA planted 4,506 seedlings
on identified private pieces of land of 3 landowners.