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

Healthcare SJKHCII immunization

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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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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2023 Donor Impact Report

July 3, 2024

It  is our pleasure to share this brief summary of the work of Give Us Wings in 2023. It was a year of adjustments, challenges, and remarkable achievements. Click here to read our 2023 Donor Impact Report!

Ride for Uganda 2024

June 11, 2024

Saturday, September 28, 2024 9:00am Indian Mounds Regional Park — Saint Paul REGISTER HERE by Sept 21 Join us for our third annual Ride for Uganda! Get out and enjoy Minnesota’s beautiful fall season with a bike ride that supports a great cause.   WHEN: Saturday, September 28, 2024   We’ll meet for registration and a…

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 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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