Queensland High School, Katikara

by Tomasi Tusingwiire in Kakumiro, Uganda

Queensland High School, Katikara

Total raised £0

£45,000 target 13 days left
0% 0 supporters
Keep what you raise – this project will receive all pledges made by 9th June 2024 at 11:07am

The aim of this project is to build educational facilities that will provide accessible, high-quality education to marginalized populations.

by Tomasi Tusingwiire in Kakumiro, Uganda

In the vicinity of Katikara sub-county, expensive private schools have long dominated the educational landscape, often inaccessible to orphaned children and families from underserved backgrounds due to prohibitive fees and exclusive admission criteria. These schools, while providing quality education, create a stark contrast with the reality faced by many in the community who struggle to afford even basic necessities, let alone costly tuition fees. Most students have to travel long distances to access government-funded schools. This stark educational disparity underscores the urgent need for initiatives like ours, which aim to democratize access to education and empower marginalized groups. By providing a viable alternative that is inclusive and tailored to the needs of the community, our project seeks to address this systemic inequality and foster a more equitable educational environment where every child, regardless of socio-economic status, has the opportunity to thrive and succeed.

By utlising the existing land and construction materials, the project will prioritise the construction and equipping of school facilities, recruitment of competent staff, procurement of learning materials, and implementation of essential psycho-social support programs. Through proactive community engagement strategies, such as awareness campaigns and stakeholder consultations, the project aims to cultivate a sense of ownership and collaboration. Rigorous monitoring and evaluation mechanisms will ensure the effective utilization of resources and the attainment of project objectives. Financial management strategies will prioritize budget optimization and transparency, maximizing the impact of available funds. By emphasizing sustainability through community involvement and capacity building, the project aims to create a lasting educational infrastructure that empowers individuals and fosters community development.

Show your support

Payment and personal details are protected