Brighter Brains

charity, humanism, and sustainability in Uganda, Congo, Philippines, and Appalachia

Brighter Brains Institute plans to launch Three “Women’s Empowerment Centres” with MicroLending

Posted: Mon, July 24, 2017 | By: Women’s Empowerment

IMG_20170722_192453.jpg Brighter Brains Institute is planning to launch three Women’s Empowerment Centers (WECs) in western Uganda. The primary amenity offered will be microloan financing. In June 2017, seven members of BBI traveled to Africa to inspect our projects. The lack of women’s equality and leadership - even at our humanist schools… Continue Reading

Kanyenze Women’s Group (list of members)

Posted: Wed, July 19, 2017 | By: Women’s Empowerment

Kanyenzi_Womens_Group_copy.JPG Kanyenze Women’s Group has 16 women in their group. They are seeking funds to open up a hardware store - profits will enable help them pay teacher’s salaries at Kanyenze Humanist Primary School. Brighter Brains Institute is presently writing grants to provide funding to the numerous women’s groups that we… Continue Reading

The Nyakiyumbu Widows Association (list of members)

Posted: Wed, July 19, 2017 | By: Women’s Empowerment

Nyakiyumbu.jpg ​Brighter Brains Institute is presently writing grants to seek funding to help the women’s groups that we’re associated with. Below is a list of all the members of the Nyakiyumbu Widows Association. They need funds for food, farming, pigs, school tuition, clean water, and classroom construction. NAME AGE OCCUPATION Muhindo… Continue Reading

Pumpkins are Growing in Buhanga!

Posted: Wed, July 19, 2017 | By: Mother Givers Humanist School

DSC01922.JPG ​by Masereka Sebastian Our pumpkin project has shown fruits, i can say within 3 weeks we shall start harvesting and feeding children with some pumpkins.. We extend sincere thanks from Buhanga women and children to those who donated towards this pumpkin farm. This farm has survived drought because it is… Continue Reading

BiZoHa Humanist Center - sign is finished

Posted: Mon, July 17, 2017 | By: BiZoHa

20032052_1562895930416703_8071390900860946925_n.jpg ​The sign for the BiZoHa Humanist Center has been installed and painted. The project, entirely funded by the Brighter Brains Institute, will elevate humanism in the awareness of everyone in western Uganda. The BHC is located on a main highway connecting Kasese to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Funds from the… Continue Reading


Posted: Sat, July 15, 2017 | By: Past Projects

This is a concise report showing cases of patients experienced from the 21st March to 9th June 2017 in the Nyakiyumbu Orphanage Primary School Clinic. My records indicate that the rate of patients gradually reduced as compared to previous terms. We hope that it’s because of the sensitization carried out… Continue Reading

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