“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
 --- Margaret Mead

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In late September, Our Chair of the Board of Directors, Ramona Walker, and I, went to Uganda.  We saw big changes that we would like to share with you. We visited seven schools that have received boreholes and teaching tools from Quench and Connect. We attended several dedications of new boreholes and saw science labs and computer facilities […]

Borehole Wells

November 16, 2018

Recent trip to Uganda

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In May, this year, our second recipient of a university scholarship, Kayongo David, finished his course-work for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Engineering from Makerere University in Uganda. He is a bright and talented student who will graduate in formal ceremonies in November with a cumulative grade-point average of 4.24/5.00, and recognition by […]

Scholarships

September 7, 2018

Quench and Connect university scholarship students

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Recently, a new borehole was drilled (see picture) on the campus of Kabaale Sanje Secondary School in the Rakai District of southern Uganda, near the border with Tanzania. This school is the largest in the district with nearly 3000 students enrolled who come from mostly poor farming families. It is the largest school to ever […]

Borehole Wells

September 7, 2018

New borehole at Kabaale Sanje Secondary School

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Recently, we received a letter from Mr. Ssewanyana Gerald, Head Teacher at Gayaza Cambridge College of St. Mbaaga, a secondary school in central Uganda that has received clean water and science teaching tools from Quench and Connect. Ssewanyana thanked Quench and Connect for health from access to clean water, and for funding for laboratory equipment, […]

Educational Tools

May 7, 2018

Quench and Connect-supported Secondary School Excels

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We are happy to report that we have provided a water catchment system to collect rainwater at Bududa Secondary School in the eastern part of Uganda.  This school has 1495 children who come as day students in an urban area of the Bududa District.  The campus area is very congested and so drilling a borehole […]

Borehole Wells

September 2, 2017

Water Catchment at Bududa Secondary School