Brighter Brains

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BBI partners with HAPI - Humanist Alliance of the Philippines International

Posted: Wed, June 20, 2018 | By: Philippines

Screen_Shot_2018-06-20_at_11.26.57_AM.png ​Brighter Brains Institute is partnering with the energetic humanist organization in The Philippines: HAPI - Humanist Alliance of the Philippines International. HAPI is very similar to BBI in our humanitarian humanism. For example, on their website, the groups describes itself: “HAPI promotes secular humanism as a progressive philosophy suggesting that… Continue Reading

BBI raises funds to send Fatumah Namanda to college (Mbarara University of Science and Technology)

Posted: Tue, June 19, 2018 | By: Uganda

Screen_Shot_2018-06-19_at_7.50.34_AM.png Karen Zelevinsky - President of the Brighter Brains Institute—successfully raised $1,300 funds via a crowdfunding campaign on Facebook. The money will be spent on tuition and room & board at Mbarara University for Science and Technology (MUST)—for one year—for Fatumah Namanda, a double-orphan girl who previously attended Kasese Humanist Primary… Continue Reading

BBI funds Cassava Grinding Mill for Nyakiyumbu Widows Association

Posted: Thu, June 14, 2018 | By: Uganda

Nyak_Group.png ​Brighter Brains Institute has successfully raised enough funding to provide the Nyakiyumbu Widows Association with funding for two Cassava Mill Grinders. The money was raised via a fundraiser on June 8, that raised matching funds that equaled the amount provided by a generous donor two weeks before. Cassava is a… Continue Reading Sponsors Fifteen Orphans in Buhanga, Uganda

Posted: Tue, June 12, 2018 | By: Humanism

th2.jpg The redditors at the subreddit “exchristian” have suddenly become wonderful philanthropists for the Brighter Brains Institute. In less than 12 hours, they sponsored 15 orphans at Mother Givers Humanist School in the village of Buhanga, Uganda. Additionally, they provided two teacher salaries, lunch food for 250 children, and 3,600 condoms!… Continue Reading

Success of the Kanungu Women’s Organizations.

Posted: Tue, June 12, 2018 | By: Uganda

Screen_Shot_2018-06-12_at_6.57.04_AM.png ​by Robert Magara The donated funds to the Kanungu Women’s groups that was meant for the micro-lending has been an increasingly utilized tool for providing credit access to the poor in these communities. The micro-lending accounted for strong repayment rate and continuous access to credit services. The 9,318,775/= total funds… Continue Reading

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