Holiday greetings from Cherie Wilshire Foundation!! I hope this card finds you well and getting into the spirit of the season. As the year draws to a close, we just want to say thank you all our friends, volunteers, staff, directors and partners. And to you our donors, thanks for your enthusiasm and generosity. We […]
When we started Cherie Wilshire Foundation in 2018, it wasn’t all rossy. Among the biggest challenges we found was how to acquire a website? as a standard communication channel through which we could report our impact to different people here in Uganda and beyond. We always heard stories of how it was so difficult to […]
Have you ever thought of sponsoring a child from one of the poor, rural and indigenous communities in Uganda? Cherie Wilshire Foundation has brought this opportunity for you as we celebrate Children’s week.
The status of the girl child is critical to achieving women’s quality and dignity which is in many ways a litmus test for the maturity of a society. Though life for the girl child is steadily improving, many are still subjected to horrific practices, such as female genital mutilation, son preference – often resulting in […]
Indigenous communities in Uganda
No road we wont travel through, no rain, no mountain we wont climb and no geographical obstacle will prevent us from transforming lives of indigenous communities as well as bringing quality education to the most rural communities in Uganda. Our education support team perseveres as a muddy road in the middle of Bwindi impenetrable forest […]
Every child deserves to be protected from violence, educated, fed well, guided and shown love to live a full life and become a better person in society and country. Find more about cherie wilshire foundation sponsorship program at: www.cheriewilshire.org/child sponsorship.# Batwa #child sponsorship #Transforming lives #indigenous societies
It’s the official start of the third and final term of Uganda’s academic year 2019 at Bugonzi R/C Primary School.
Kiganda Cultural dance (Buganda’s Traditional dance) at the official start of the third and final term of Uganda’s academic year 2019 at Bugonzi R/C primary school. On every opening day of the term, Bugonzi Primary school one of our supported schools in Kalungu District in Uganda recognizes the importance of a well-rounded education. Where children […]
‘There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.’ John Holmes. Have you ever thought of giving back to society and putting a smile on someone’s face, here is an opportunity for you. Join us in transforming lives of indigenous and poor societies in Uganda. For more details, contact […]
Children of St.Joseph’s Rubuguri Primary school under care of Cherie Wilshire Foundation.Forced from Bwindi Impenetrable forest and their traditional way of life to make room for national parks and gorillas. Batwa people of Rubuguri in Kisoro district in southwestern Uganda are some of the most marginalized people in Africa. They live as squatters on the […]