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A New Logo for a New Beginning: St. Stephens

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Thanks to @carlaklassen for designing the logo for the new St. Stephens Day Care and Primary School! It received resounding support from the School Committee in Uganda :) Ssubi_School_Crest_v03

Wondering what we are up to in 2015?

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Philip just left for Uganda today to visit his family and help with the official hand over of the Lilly Primary School to St. Stephens Day Care and Primary School. You can learn more about what we are up to in 2015 by visit the looking ahead section of our website here.

Ugly Christmas sweaters keep giving!

Friday, December 12th, 2014

A special thanks to Village Honda who continually comes up with creative ways to support The Ssubi Foundation. They just raised $467 on ugly Christmas sweater day! You can see some of the beauties on the Village Honda facebook site :)

What we were up to in 2014!

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Check out our The Ssubi Foundation 2014 Newsletter.  Here we share updates and stories about The Ssubi Cup, RRLWG womens group and playground we installed in 2013.

5th Annual Ssubi Cup

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Check out our latest video highlighting some of the dedication Ssubi has to play in Northern UG! This showcases the 5th Annual Ssubi Cup. Wonderful anecdotes by Dusman Okee and Evelyn Akullo explaining why play is so important in the lives of the children Ssubi supports. The Ssubi Cup 2014

A dream comes true!

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

In 2010 Sandi, a student at Lelo Obaro Primary School, watched The Ssubi Cup and decided one day he would play for his school in the event. Four years later he made the team!! You can see Sandi the year he set this goal during a solo performance at the 2:00 minute mark of this video:

Highlights of Ssubi Cup

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

This week Lela Obaro Primary School hosted The Ssubi Cup in Gulu, Northern Uganda. Palenga won the football and Lela Obaro won the netball!! Check out the highlights.

Teacher Welfare in Action!

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

These photos highlight some of the efforts of The Ssubi Foundation to improve the conditions for teachers in Northern Ug. Gardens provide food and a large water tank attached to accommodations collect rainwater. This infrastructure helps to retain teaching staff.

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Kids back on Palenga Playground

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Students are enjoying the newly restored playground at Palenga Primary School in Gulu.

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Cool painting up for grabs tomorrow!

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Thank you to Jjuuko Hood for providing us with these lovely painting from Uganda. They will be auctioned off tomorrow at Hotel Arts during our fundraiser.

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