News

august 2017

We just worked again with Spouts (see post from August 2015) to acquire 10 ten new ceramic filters! These low cost filters ensure our children have access to clean water while minimizing cost from other forms of sanitizing the water, such as boiling it!

 

January 2017

To help reduce costs and improving the sanitation of our living space, we moved to a new home! In addition to reducing costs with this space, we have decided to begin sending the children to the local primary school, allowing our residential staff to provide extracurricular academic support at home!

December 2016

We had a beautiful graduation ceremony for our kids in December 2016! We wanted to reward the children for all of their hard work and get them excited to keep on learning!

december 2015

We raised almost $2000 with our December 2015 fundraising campaign through the support of our generous donors. We can't wait to start sharing pictures of the things this money has done for the children!

September 2015

We have registered with Amazon Smile! If you make a purchase on Amazon Smile, 0.5% of the cost can be donated to our orphanage. Register Raise Uganda Now as your desired charitable organization!

 

november 2015

Alex and Spencer headed a fundraiser with Krispy Kreme and HCPEA, a Harvard student group, to sell donuts on Harvard Campus. The fundraiser in total netted over $700, enough to pay for the food, water, and electricity at the orphanage for over 3 months!

August 2015

Thanks to a generous donation from Spouts, RUN Orphanage and Academy now have clean water provided by ceramic filters and no longer need to burn charcoal to purify their water. 

 

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October 2015