5 minute video explains how L.E.A.D Uganda transforms forgotten children into leaders.
L.E.A.D Uganda locates the brightest children living on the edges of society — AIDS orphans, former child soldiers, abducted girls, and child laborers. We give them a family so they heal. We educate them at the best schools and mentor them so they gain the entrepreneurial skills they need to achieve their dreams and help their communities. We serve them so they can serve the world.
Turning a Former Child Soldier & an AIDS Orphan into Leaders. 5 minute video shows AIDS orphan Sanyu's and former child soldier Ronald's transformations into top students after they joined L.E.A.D Uganda.
L.E.A.D Uganda transforms forgotten children into leaders by giving them the best education and the entrepreneurial skills they need to achieve their dreams and help their communities.
JOSEPH IS THE FIRST ORPHAN, CHILD FROM A POOR FAMILY, TO BE ELECTED HEAD BOY AT BUDO JR.
JOSEPH, BROTHER OF SANYU AND SARAH, WAS RECENTLY ELECTED HEAD BOY OF BUDO JR, UGANDA'S #1 PRIMARY SCHOOL.
JOSEPH WAS ELECTED BY HIS PEERS AND GOT OVER 70% OF THE VOTE. MOST OF THE STUDENTS THAT ATTEND BUDO JR ARE CHILDREN OF CABINET MINISTERS AND UGANDA'S WEALTHIEST FAMILIES.
L.E.A.D Uganda is an educational leadership initiative for abandoned children affected by AIDS, war, and poverty.
We locate the brightest children living on the edges of society—AIDS orphans, former child soldiers, child laborers. We enroll them in the best schools, help them climb to the top of their class, and propel them to university. Our children are transformed into leaders: teachers, doctors, entrepreneurs. Instead of remaining victims, they will be able to lead Africa into the 21st Century.