2022 Awardees

Nov 18, 2022

August 2022: Grace Villa receives award

We are pleased to have sponsored a great cause for a second year. Grace Villa was awarded $2,000 in support of their recent application which will support the following:

  • Providing a safe home and safe space for orphaned, abandoned, abused and other vulnerable girls.

  • Education. To ensure at‐risk girls access a good education.

  • Food and nutrition.

  • Health care.

  • As well as valuable structured programs in vocational skills, music and dance, sports, counseling, mentoring and life skills programs.

Grace Villa is a home and sanctuary for at-risk girls in Uganda. Located in Makanga Hill in Kabale, Grace Villa is a home to approximately 215 girls. Founded by Ruth Bahika, Grace Villa has been home to many at-risk girls for over 9 years. They will be celebrating an incredible 10-year milestone on July 16th 2023.

Grace Villa has several programs they have developed such as, education, health care, nutrition, and many others. Their eduction program supports 200+ girls from primary school, high school, through to university. The annual cost of this support amounts to $22,000. As the girls progress in their education, the cost of their eduction and living expenses increases which can go up by 8 times. A majority of the funds to support the education program comes from partners and donations. Your support is greatly appreciated. You can make a donation to their program by clicking here.