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Kasiisi Students Celebrate Earth Day

Students from Nyabweya Primary Schools represented the Kasiisi Project/ Kibale Forest Schools’ Program at Earth Day celebrations hosted by UNITE in southern Kibale National Park. This is a great opportunity for us to share what we are doing and to … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Girls Get a New Supporter

We are delighted to announce a new partnership with Just Go Girl to expand our sanitary pad and sexual health education programs. We received our first shipment of donated pads last week and have already started distributing them to our … Continue reading

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Drop Everything and Read Day at Kasiisi Project Schools

  Seven Kasiisi Project/Kibale Forest Schools Program schools participated in Uganda’s Drop Everything and Read Day on March 5th – Kasiisi School lent books to Pere Achte, Iruhuura, Kiko and Kiamara. Kigarama now has its own library  and Kyakatara was … Continue reading

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Bikes for Girls

Thanks to volunteer Oliver Bradley, the Kasiisi Project has an exciting new program to protect girls from sexual harassment , increase their access to education and to promote independence and self reliance: BICYCLES! Long walks to school are a problem … Continue reading

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Girls and Bees

Know a kid who loves bees? or a friend passionate about helping girls stay in school? With the Holiday Season just round the corner are you looking for a great Holiday, Birthday or just an “I Love You” gift. We … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Bees, Honey and Elephants

Bees are wonderful – did you know that Honey bees will tap about two million flowers and fly 50,000 miles  to make one pound of honey ? And then there is their vital role in pollinating our food. We hope … Continue reading

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Girls’ Empowerment

                  Students from 7 schools competed in a Drama, Music and Dance competition, focused on issues of sexual health, girl’s empowerment and equal access to education. This competition, the culmination of 6 … Continue reading

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Summer News from Uganda

      The US summer brings  new groups of young volunteers to Uganda and with them a come a range of fun and educational activities for the schools – always a high point of the year for our students. … Continue reading

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West Point 2014

  For a third year we welcomed a group of West Point Cadets and their Professor to the Kasiisi Project. This year they focused on 2 water related projects. The first was to ensure that all our schools had working  … Continue reading

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Running for Education

  Allison Rosenberg, Harvard graduate, Kasiisi Project Volunteer and  Field Director for 6 months, will be running the DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on March 15, to support the Kasiisi Project Scholarship Program. Allison worked with the Kasiisi Project … Continue reading

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