The Uganda International marathon 2016 Video Adventure

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.10″] Welcome to The Uganda Marahton 2016! Follow the adventurers who came to Uganda in 2016 to raise money for an incredible community and take part in a race like no other. This video shows some of the highlights from the 2016 marathon week and the 2nd ever Uganda Marathon – an […]

Interview with Fedelsi Nakakawa – Mother of Bonnie from the AICOD Project

Fedelsi and her grandson Kisuule Bonnie, live in Lyabuguma village, near Masaka. Bonnie is like any other nine year old, cheeky and full of a curiosity to explore. He is constantly getting into trouble, the kind that all children get in to at that age. However, unlike most other young children he has also, heartbreakingly, […]

Interview with UGM Youth Finance Scheme Intern Lubega Fredrick

Lubega Fred is one of our interns from the Uganda Marathon Youth Finance Scheme. He has been with Youth With a Vision for a number of years, however he outgrew the service that they offer to young disadvantaged Ugandans. Frederick successfully applied for our Youth Finance Scheme and we gave him the skills and funding […]

AICOD – The Village Savings & Loans Association

The Village Savings & Loans Association is an initiative run by AICOD (Action for Integrated Community Development) that encourages groups of members, numbering about 5 families in each group who all have a disabled individual in their care, to save money into a central pot. These pots can be used to give out loans to […]

Interview with a UGM Runner – Thomas Donohoe

The runners make the Uganda Marathon what it is. The friendships, the community, the fundraising and the determination to finish is why the UGM is truly a Race Like No Other. Here we tell the stories of the runners who took part in 2016 event, as they share their insights and experiences of the week-long […]