Abayudaya School Nutrition Program

Organization: Kulanu, Inc
Help Kulanu educate and provide meals for 767 Jewish, Christian, and Muslim students in Uganda at schools run by the Abayudaya (Jewish) community.
Members and Groups who Support this Cause


Location of Program's Recipients:
In two schools near Mbale, Uganda
Who Benefits from Support:
There are 1,450 members of the Abayudaya ("People of Judah" in the local Luganda language) community. The community has one high school (404 students) and one elementary school (363 students), educating and feeding a total of 767 Jewish, Christian, and Muslim students.
Fast Fact:
113 students walk at least 2 miles (3 kilometers) each way to school. Abayudaya students Isaac, Joseph, and Moses, all aged 15, walk the farthest – 6 ¼ miles (10 kilometers) each way!
Raised: $200
Needed: $24,800


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