Uganda

St. Jude Family Projects (Daniel Aliddeki Kizza Ssajjabi) - Uganda

Books are needed for the new Primary and Secondary Schools that will be set up soon at the St Jude Farm in Masaka, Uganda.  In existence already is an Agricultural training institute that badly needs a library. St Jude receives farmers of different age groups with cross cutting issues caused by the rising poverty, which ultimately stems from the lack of proper education.  Therefore, we deemed it most important to invest in schools,  focusing specifically on imparting vocational and practical…

Uganda Book Trust (David Mabonga) - Uganda

I am David Mabonga, Founder and Branch Director YMCA Mbale Branch. My passion for books and what else associated with education and research is driven out of the obvious that in Uganda, we don’t read and research widely because of lack of text books and computers. It is also driven by the voluntary spirit that has been part of my life since childhood. Books are food. Once you feel hungry and you open any page of any book, it is very certain that one can suspend appetite for meals.