One-to-one change

Education changes lives. One Heart Uganda creates change one student at a time. Pairing sponsors with orphaned and at-risk students in Central Uganda, we change futures through annual tuition scholarships. 100% of your support goes toward education and is tax-deductible.

Our Latest News Stories

Teddy is sponsored!

Congratulations to Teddy and thank you to Maureen Miller and her daughters, Anna and Liza, for helping to make Teddy’s educational dreams a reality.  With the Millers’ help, Teddy will be starting at a high quality, secondary school in the new year and pursuing her favorite subject, English.

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Elevating Giving Tuesday with Passion

OHU had the opportunity to participate in Ellevate’s annual Nonprofit Panel and Expo on Giving Tuesday where participants shared their passion for giving, volunteering and making a difference.  Thanks to Ivette Cebrero, Lisa Koehl and Mary Patronik for helping share our OHU story at our expo table.  We were equally excited to see other OHU…

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Joseph is sponsored!

Congratulations to Joseph and thanks to the Boustany family for sponsoring our 12-year-old scholar. Joseph attends the Kampala School for the Deaf and learns in a classroom where sign language is used to teach all of his subjects.  His favorite subject is English.  Thanks to the Boustany family, Joseph will continue to thrive with the support…

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Our Newsletter

A Life-Changing Twelve Days in Uganda

From student notes to sponsors: “I promise to do my best to make you happy after my studies and I think with God everything will be possible.”


• 10 travelers
• 130 shoes-that-grow delivered
• 130 students interviewed/visited
• 130 sponsor care packages delivered
• 160 soccer net and volley balls delivered
• 7 laptops delivered to post-secondary students
• 100s of handwritten student thank you notes carried home
• OHU Chicago to Uganda banner installed
• U.S. educational curriculum kits initiated
• New solar water well operating


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