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Buhanga receives gifts from their friends in Australia

Posted: Thu, August 17, 2017 | By: Mother Givers Humanist School

DSC_8527.JPG by Masereka Sebastian Many items were delivered to Buhanga Yesterday, theee were 13 parcels received from post office delivered by Meredith and Kerry Mills: children telescope, binocular, magnifying glass, and teaching resources as skeleton, rulers, chenille sticks, min lego sets stickers, ball game, knitting, table tennis, puzzles, solar system model,… Continue Reading

BBI launches “BiZoHa Women’s Empowerment Center”

Posted: Sun, August 13, 2017 | By: Women’s Empowerment

Ruwenzori.jpg ​Brighter Brains Institute has launched its first “Women’s Empowerment Center.” Our intention is to raise the social and economic status of women in Uganda - gender equity is required by our humanist principles. The director of the Women’s Empowerment Center will be Ngabirwe Phiona, head teacher at BiZoHa Orphanage Humanist… Continue Reading

Nyakiyumbu Widows receive $220 from BBI for Piggery

Posted: Sun, August 13, 2017 | By: Nyakiyumbu

1501765372719.jpg ​Brighter Brains Institute has donated $220 to the Nyakiyumbu Widows Association, for the group to purchase pigs. BBI has been supporting the activities of the Nyakyiyumbu widows for three years. We have sponsored a clinic at the Nyakiyumbu Widows Orphanage School, and we’ve provided funds for food, classroom construction, shoes,… Continue Reading

Acculturation Tools for Rwenzori Sub Region, Uganda

Posted: Thu, August 10, 2017 | By: Misc./BBI

by Moses Muhindo Kibalirwandi and Assistant Professor Adrian Rwekaza Mwesigye The ethnic conflicts in Rwenzori Sub-Region in Uganda have greatly impacted the socio-economic development hence causing backwardness for the Region. Acculturation is a term implying cultural change or transformation. Culture contacts are acculturation tools to enhance prospects for post 2015… Continue Reading

Jonald Namayangye and Charity Cathy Biira are BBI’s MicroFinance Teachers

Posted: Mon, August 07, 2017 | By: Women’s Empowerment

Screen_Shot_2017-06-21_at_11.40.35_AM.png Brighter Brains Institute is going to be providing multiple women’s organizations in western Uganda with microfinance loans. We have set up a special website for this - Every women’s group that BBI provides loans to will initially receive instruction on how microfinancing works, from two BBI representatives: Jonald Namayangye… Continue Reading

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