8th Grade’s Grand Give

An end-of-year breakfast celebration celebrated St. Andrew’s 8th Grade class, who raised the most funds of any grade for the Penny Challenge benefitting our scholars. Dressed in the t-shirts that…

Heartfelt gifts for mom

Thanks to local artist Heather Gentile Collins and the DePaul Prep Women of STEM club, we were able to showcase and sell heart-adorned shopping bags at the St. Andrew Children’s…

St. A teachers rock!

St. Andrew teachers were at the heart of the successful Penny Challenge that raised $3400 dollars for One Heart Uganda scholars.  We shared our gratitude late Friday to close out…

Coins create scholarships

Thanks to St. Andrew School students and their families the annual Penny Challenge raised more than $3400 helping us fund multiple scholarship tuitions for our students in Uganda. The coin…

A letter from Arnold

Dear One Heart Uganda, I am writing this letter to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation for the support you have provided me in paying my academic tuition fees. Your…

Driven to succeed

Phiona is excited as she moves onto a new secondary school for Senior 5 in the Mityana district. She was in the top of her class at St. Andrew Secondary…

First in class

Ezra has dreams of becoming a doctor and studying at Makerere University. He recently passed his Senior 4 level exams and was first in his class. This year, he’s started…

Thank you from Jovan

It was the 25th of January 2023 evening when James passed via my university, Kampala International University, Kampala, Uganda…to give me the aid from One Heart Uganda…I felt so heartened…

Mauricia thanks St. Andrew School

Last year’s Penny Challenge was so successful – it funded Mauricia’s vocational school education to study fashion design and small business administration.  The annual St. Andrew School fundraiser set a…

Meet Mebel

Students at St. Andrew School are participating in this year’s Penny Challenge to fund Mebel’s secondary school scholarship (the equivalent of high school). Meet 13-year old Mebel, who loves mathematics,…

Spare change makes real change

The annual St. Andrew School Penny Challenge benefitting One Heart Uganda is on! It kicked off on Friday with One Heart Uganda Day and students dressing in red to celebrate. The…

Get the Red Out!

Friday, January 25 is One Heart Uganda Day at St. Andrew School when all student’s get to ditch their uniforms for the day and wear red to school to celebrate…

Grateful for our Grad Andrew

Congratulations to our most recent graduate, Andrew.  He has received his national diploma for civil engineering from the Ndejje University. We’re so proud of this young man and his hard…

Hope

He was christened Brian and nicknamed “Juju” but he could also be named, “Hope.” He’s the son of Dr. Jaki, a veterinarian and OHU graduate, and he just celebrated his…

Graduate spotlight: Juliet

Juliet’s been engineering her future for the last several years and now has graduated from Ndejje University with her civil engineering bachelor’s degree – we’re so proud! A go-getter from…