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Kasiisi Schools Celebrate Elephant Pride Day

On July 31st 2018 Kasiisi Project/Kibale Forest Schools’ ProgramWildlife Clubs celebrated Elephant Pride Day. Over 300 children from 16 forest edge schools marched with banners and bands through 9 different villages and trading centers, performing skits, poems and songs about … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Shortlisted for $25,000 Climate Change Prize

The Kasiisi Project Improved Cookstove Initiative has  reached the final shortlist of 10 Breakthrough Climate Solution Finalists from over 200 global entries to the Solution Search: Climate Change needs Behavior Change competition. Sponsored by RARE, two grand prizes of $25,000 will be … Continue reading

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New Kasiisi Project Schools, summer interns and staff training

It has been a long busy summer since our last post. We added 2 new schools bringing the total to 16 schools, serving 11,500 children                               … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Guesthouse Website Goes Live

The Kasiisi Project Guesthouse Website has gone live. Please log in to www.kasisiguesthouse.com to see our rooms, our facilities, and testimonials  from guests. And take a look at the ways we can provide you with a deeper connection to Uganda … Continue reading

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Two 3 month Volunteers Needed

We are looking for  2 self-funded 3 month volunteers for either approximately September – December 2018  or March – May 2019. We can provide a return airfare from the US, accommodation and work related transport, telephone and internet  costs , … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Catch Up – Spring 2018

Apologies for our lapse in BLOG posts – A very busy first quarter and some software issues are our excuses. Below is a summary of what we have been up to since the start of the year. New Kasiisi Project … Continue reading

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Global Giving Matches Donations to Kasiisi Girls’ Programs

If you start a new monthly donation  here to the Kasiisi Project girl’s program on Global Giving,  your first donation will be matched. “Sanitary pads keep Ugandan girls in school” was selected as a GlobalGiving Project of the Month due … Continue reading

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Goodhart Prize Honors Girls and the Sciences

In June, two young Ugandan women from Fort Portal Schools, both raised by single mothers, were honored for being the best female students in Mathematics and Science in Kabarole District. They were the first recipients of what will become the … Continue reading

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Memorial Prize in Honor of Kasiisi Scholar

We are heartbroken to announce the death of Kyomuhendo James, Kasiisi Scholar and final year medical student. James, the son of Kibale Forest Schools Program board member , Kagaba Joshua, was smart, hardworking and truly nice. Despite increasingly poor health … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Safari to Uganda

AFRICAN GENESIS – APES, HUMANS AND WHERE WE COME FROM For January 2019 we have put together  a once in a lifetime trip to Uganda. Join  us on this small exclusive expedition with two pioneers of contemporary evolutionary thinking, Harvard … Continue reading

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