Kasiisi Students Planning group 3 Planning Group 2 Planning Group

The Kasiisi Project (Girls Support Program)

Org #1173 Vetted since 2009 Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1997
year founded
$264,416
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Since 1997, the Kasiisi Project has aided education in and around Kibale National Park in rural western Uganda, East Africa. Founded initially as a link between the research-based Kibale Chimpanzee Project and the local community, the Kasiisi Project now works with several research groups in and around the park to target critical issues for the survival of the forest and support of the local population. We support early childhood education, promote conservation and health education, provide daily school lunches, train teachers, encourage literacy through libraries and computer usage, fund secondary school and college scholarships, and address the special needs of girls.

Project Leaders
Caroline warne
Caroline warne
elizabeth ross
elizabeth ross
Organization Information
70 Gilbert St
% Elizabeth Ross
Watertown, MA 02472
United States
617-493-5775

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1918583287
Organization Information
70 Gilbert St
% Elizabeth Ross
Watertown, MA 02472
United States
617-493-5775

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1918583287

Projects (1)

Project Reports

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Jul 5, 2018
Kasiisi Parents Help Girls Reproductive Choices
The Kasiisi Project wants to ensure that the Girls from Kasiisi Project Schools have accurate reproductive education. So we are starting a new initative to get the girls parents involved!...
Apr 2, 2018
New Kasiisi Project school learning about RUMPS!
Last week, the Kasiisi Project health team went to Rutooma Primary School to hold RUMPS (reusable menstrual pads) training with twenty girls, five boys and five teachers. This group will be the future...
Jan 2, 2018
RE-USABLE MENSTRUAL PADS (RUMPs) TRAINING REPORT
The Kasiisi Project provides sanitary pads and underwear to all menstruating girls in 5 schools. One way to reach more schools and to make the program more sustainable, is to teach others to make...
 
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