Encouraging, Supporting and Partnering with People Living in Extreme Poverty in Uganda.

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Health Care

Access to a health clinic means a young mother can have her baby immunized to prevent him or her from becoming ill, and that the occurrence of malaria drops 253% in one year. This success is due to the public health initiatives by clinic staff.
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Education

Education

When girls thrive, a country thrives. Women are central to the health of families and communities. Each year of primary education that a girl receives lowers the rate of infant mortality and improves her earning capacity (up to 20%).
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Entrepreneurship and Livelihoods Development

Our program is designed to help end poverty, improve nutrition and food security and promote sustainable agriculture. We work to promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth for our partners.
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This unique program employs a holistic approach. Families enrolled in this program and living in deep poverty in Uganda are able to provide a stable, healthy environment for their children. The whole family has access to resources related to parenting, health care and business, and one child per family attends a private school. Together, all members of the family work to build a sustainable future.

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Latest News

Quarterly Newsletter: Spring 2024 Edition

May 14, 2024

SPRING 2024 NEWSLETTER Welcome to the latest edition of our quarterly newsletter:  Updates from Uganda, upcoming events, and more. Take a few moments to read all about how your partnership is positively impacting families living in extreme poverty in Uganda. SUBSCRIBE NOW PAST ISSUES

25th Anniversary Celebration

May 12, 2024

Thank you! April 25 was an amazing evening of fun, celebration, and inspiration. Thank you so much to everyone who joined us as we observed our 25th Anniversary year. The Machine Shop in Minneapolis was hopping as guests enjoyed delicious appetizers, networked with friends, played games, and took part in fundraising activities. After a lively…

Give Us Wings Memory Wall

March 19, 2024

Share a Give Us Wings memory! In honor of our 25 year anniversary, we’re asking Give Us Wings supporters to share an impactful memory. Maybe you travelled with Give Us Wings on a volunteer trip. Maybe you have an impactful message from your partner family in Uganda. Or perhaps you have a special memory of…

25th Anniversary Events

February 12, 2024

Give Us Wings is celebrating 25 years of impact in Uganda! We hope you’ll help us mark the occasion by taking part in some of these events and activities…     25 Snapshots from 25 Years Check out our Facebook or Instagram pages to read some great stories from Give Us Wings’ history. We’re posting…

MISSION

Give Us Wings encourages, supports and partners with people living in extreme poverty in Uganda as they transform their lives through greater access to quality health care, education and economic opportunities.

“Participating in the Family to Family program turned our focus in heart, mind, and body, outward from our family to the world beyond our doors.” — Jered W.J.

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There are many opportunities for you to get involved and make a difference.

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Family to Family Sponsorship