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Kikulu Foundation Welcomes New Intern!

Posted on September 9, 2016 at 1:45 AM

The Kikulu Foundation team is excited to welcome our new intern, Hilary Hahn, for the upcoming year! Hilary will be will be responsible for carrying out our organization’s voice and tone on our social communities and will exercise the opportunity to create and pitch ideas to help lay the groundwork in our e-commerce strategy for our fair trade Kikulu Collection!

Hilary currently resides in Washington State where she...

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Kikulu Foundation Partners with ConnecTeach for Teacher Development in Uganda

Posted on February 25, 2016 at 4:40 PM

An effective teacher means students will receive a higher quality of education. With 250 million children of primary school age lacking basic reading, writing, and math skills, it is important to invest in quality teacher training, especially in the developing world. 

In the world’s poorest and most fragile communities where teachers need the very best professional development, they often receive either no ...

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Kikulu Partners With LuminAID

Posted on February 17, 2015 at 9:40 PM

A child going to school in a developing country often times has to fight great odds to receive an education. Once they receive an opportunity for an education, there are additional obstacles that make learning more challenging. Obstacles most of us can’t even imagine. Simple things like the distance a child must often times walk to school in the morning just to attend, the lack of textbooks and school room resources, and ...

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Documentary Screening - The Day My God Died

Posted on September 1, 2014 at 1:25 AM

 The Day My God Died 

The Kikulu Foundation will be joining the Gendercide Awareness Project for the film screening of "The Day My God Died' on September 25th, 2014 at the Angelika Theatre in Dallas, TX. 

Filmed in Nepal and India, this documentary presents the stories of young girls whose lives have been shattered by the sex trade. The film provides actual foo...

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Kikulu Partners with SMU Students

Posted on May 21, 2014 at 8:15 PM

This past semester, graduate students from the SMU Master of Liberal Studies and Human Rights Department worked with The Kikulu Foundation to produce a white paper that draws on their conclusions about education challenges in Uganda. Their research had specific focus on the following:


  • Gender disparities in primary and secondary education
  • Education disparities am...
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