Shared Hope for Orphans acquired a school – nursery and primary, that goes by the names; Light Academy Primary School, Day and Boarding. We are now educating over 500 children and growing. Light Academy has both total orphans and community children.
SHO has successfully facilitated now 23 adoption cases since 2009, allowing and giving a chance to a number of total orphans and abandoned children to have a brighter reliable future by lining them to appropriate, upright adoptive families abroad.
AIDS course in Uganda Short background In Uganda, the major driver of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC’s) is HIV/AIDS scourge, which stands at 45% according to UBOS – 2007. The problem of orphans and other vulnerable children crisis has reached critical levels in Uganda and in Jinja district in particular. Causes of OVCs Many families have been affected by HIV/AIDS, armed conflicts and other
Shared Hope for Orphans is currently running a number of construction projects, including the boarding section for all our boarders – Boys and Girls, some more classes given the rise in number of enrolled children on a daily basis, teachers’ quarters among others.