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Keeping our girls safe!

WHY DO WE NEED A DORMITORY? TO KEEP OUR GIRLS SAFE AND EDUCATED PLEASE HELP US FINISH IT! Girls education has made headlines in the past couple of years. It has been hard to avoid learning about the big challenges … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project receives Lalor Foundation Grant

  The Kasiisi Project has  been awarded a grant of $16,000 from the Anna Lalor Burdick Program of the Lalor Foundation. The program is named for Anna Lalor Burdick (1869-1944) who devoted her life to the education, careers and lives … Continue reading

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Girl Rising Premiers In Uganda at Kasiisi Primary School

 Girl Rising Girl Rising had its Ugandan premier at Kasiisi Primary School. The film which is directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins and produced by 10×10, and has been showing in US cinemas, “celebrates the strength of the human … Continue reading

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Dance, Biogas and Baboons

  Harvard Junior Megan Murdock is spending this summer studying traditional Rutooro dances, and teaching Kasiisi Project students western dance. Megan, who is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher with the Harvard Radcliffe Modern Dance Company, and a dancer with the … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Updates: Exam Results, Scholarships, Water Tanks and University Graduates

Primary Leaving Exam Results Kasiisi Primary School excelled academically again in 2012. Every year, except one, since 2004 has seen Kasiisi Primary School Primary Leaving Exam results improve. Lower scores indicate better academic performance. In 3 of the last 4 … Continue reading

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Give the Gift of Education – Sponsor a Kasiisi Scholar.

Looking for a place for your end of year charitable donations that will make a REAL  difference? Here’s why you should consider sponsoring a Kasiisi Project student for secondary school. Nelson Mandela said that “Education is the most powerful weapon … Continue reading

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Peer Education for Girls with the Jane Goodall Institute

The Kasiisi Project Girl’s program works to keep girls in schools. Data show that that each additional year of education for girls reduces the risk of HIV infection by 7% and delays the first pregnancy by a year! However since … Continue reading

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Give a Meaningful Mother’s Day Gift – Donate to the Kasiisi Project Girls Support Program!

The Kasiisi Project is offering a special promotion for Mother’s Day- if you donate  $75 or more we will send a  beautiful paper bead necklace to a “mother” of your choice with a card and a flyer letting her know … Continue reading

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Welcome to the New Kasiisi Project Website

Welcome to the new Kasiisi Project Website! We invite you to spend some time exploring the new site. Some of the special new features include: 1. Volunteer Statements: Past Volunteers tell about their experiences with the Kasiisi Project. 2. Scholar … Continue reading

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Peer-Educators for Girls

 Peer Education Workshop at Makerere Univerity Biological Field Station: Thank you MUBFS! How to be a great peer counselor Rachel and Lucy;  our wonderful mentors Last week  The Kasiisi Project Girls Program responded to the very positive feedback and great … Continue reading

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