OMUSHANA NEWS

Golden Monkeys in our Community Libraries!

Golden Monkeys in our Community Libraries! Omushana Admin |

In 2019 we met Sandra Gray, a British biologist researching Golden Monkeys in Mgahinga National Park on the edge of the Virunga Volcanoes. Shes the subject of a childrens book, The Tale of Kachima, written to highlight the conservation of these unique monkeys....


Book Clubs for World Book Day!

Book Clubs for World Book Day! Omushana Admin |

Thanks to a generous donation from Susan Caroline of Pengwern Books in Shrewsbury, lots and lots of World Book Day books have made their way to Uganda!...


Kyeshero Secondary Vocational School achieves Exam Centre status

Kyeshero Secondary Vocational School achieves Exam Centre status Omushana Admin |

Thanks to fantastic efforts of the local community and a little help from Omushana, this years Senior 4 class were able to take their S4 Secondary Certificate exams from their own school without the need to travel to an examination centre at a distant school....


Science at Secondary

Science at Secondary Omushana Admin |

Thanks to some brilliant fundraising by pupils at Mary Webb Secondary School & Science College in Shropshire, and donations from other Omushana supporters, pupils at Kyeshero Secondary Vocational School in Uganda now have better opportunities to study science....


Beautiful bags

Beautiful bags Omushana Admin |

During 2019 we created a partnership between Bias Boutique and the Bwindi Community Vocational School. The tailoring students and graduates are creating lovely totebags which Bias offers to customers for a £2.50 donation....


Lots and lots of boxes!

Lots and lots of boxes! Omushana Admin |

It is always exciting when one of our shipments of items donated in UK arrives at our projects. In October 2019 we were able to pick up 34 boxes and 12 sewing machines which had departed UK in December 2018!...