By Jamie Stuart Photography by Eddie Power Last week, the students of Hope Center Uganda learned about simple farming, food sustainability and environmental education. Together we planted vegetable gardens, a small field of maize, and some passion, mango and avocado trees in an orchard around the grounds of the center. As these fruits grow, they… Continue reading Veggie Farming & Environmental Education
By Cameron Ward Photography by Eddie Power For years, my life has revolved around music. Not so uncommonly, I listen to music when I wake up in the morning and when I go to bed at night. However, since entering college I spend most of my days studying music. Attending music class after music class,… Continue reading Songwriting Class
Thankfully our team is safe after an unfortunate highway collision, but we need to fundraise to repair the damages to our car.
https://youtu.be/R-b1KJJPt9I "As part of the Berlin Economic Forum, the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy received on March 6th, Jamie Le Fanu Stuart and Kevin Okumu, founders of Hope Centre Uganda. Surprisingly, despite decades of wars, Uganda is ranked the most entrepreneurial country in the world. What explains this successful revival? The speakers provided part of the… Continue reading Grassroots Approaches to Multifaceted Development: International Forum For Sustainable Development in Africa
by Lucy Russell My mom is my hero. After going to college and majoring in microfinance, she embarked on a lifetime of humanitarian work in order to improve her close knit community. She is a fiercely independent woman with unimaginable fortitude, raising two children as a single mother under demanding circumstances. She is employed as… Continue reading Women’s Day 2019: Celebrating Ms. Anena Kevin Okumu
By Anna Borodova In celebration of International Women’s Week, Berlin-based PANGEA II will be throwing its first ever event in support for the Hope Center. The evening will feature No Shade, a Berlin-based community that brings a safe space for female, trans and non-binary DJ’s. Berlin exemplifies a city that is lucky enough to have… Continue reading Pangea II: Berlin to Gulu
Thank you all for another great year! 2018 saw some amazing accomplishments. 450 women enrolled in Uplift, our micro-loan and financial education program, were able to develop their small businesses and grow their community. 100% of these women have paid back 100% of their loans. 673 girls and young women enrolled in our Girl Power program have been… Continue reading 2018: Another Year for the Books!