Reach for Uganda campaign for water at school

Provide Clean Drinking Water For Our Schools

REACH for Uganda is reaching the final stages of construction for the first phase of our biggest project yet – the Arlington Secondary and Vocational School (ASVS), which will open…

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The Daily Camera: “Resourcefulness, rather than resources, is key to a hopeful future”

In this opinion article by Jim Mittelman, the author shares the inspiring story of REACH founders John and Joyce Wanda.

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Reach for Uganda featured on Good Morning Washington

REACH for Uganda Featured on Good Morning Washington

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January 2024 Newsletter

January 2024 Newsletter

Great news! We’re happy to report that the 2023 Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) results are in, and all of our students at Arlington Junior School ( AJS) and Matuwa Junior School (MJS) have passed!

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December 2023 Newsletter

December 2023 Newsletter

This year is our 20th anniversary of making transformative change in rural Uganda. We thank you for being part of this transformation. We have lots of events planned and hope you can join or host us at a city near you.

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November 2023 Newsletter

November 2023 Newsletter

An Arlington Academy of Hope (AAH) student, Bruno Wamono’s passion for agriculture has landed him a lifetime opportunity – an 11-month apprenticeship in Israel!

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Arlington Magazine REACH for Uganda Article

Arlington Magazine: “Making School a ‘Happy Place’”

Arlington Magazine tells the story of John and Joyce Wanda and REACH for Uganda in this comprehensive article by Amy Brecount White

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Experience of a Lifetime Article

Experience of a Lifetime

Stepping out of my comfort zone like this doesn’t come naturally, but because I was willing to push
myself, I had the opportunity to create new relationships, immerse myself in a new culture, and expose myself to the beauty of the world around me.

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REACH for Uganda July Newsletter 2023

July 2023 Newsletter

The long awaited dream for many children and people in Eastern Uganda is about to become a reality. Co-founders John and Joyce Wanda were onsite on August 12 to participate in a colorful groundbreaking ceremony for the Arlington Secondary and Vocational School in Kikholo town, Bududa district in Uganda.

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