Uganda Is Losing Its Trees & How This Affects You

Written by Rabya Bhatia, GivingWay Ambassador. Rabya has previously undertaken a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences and is currently completing a Masters in Social Work. She has a proficiency in working with culturally and linguistically diverse individuals and is currently working within the disability and special needs sector. She has experience volunteering with different organizations and has a passion for […]

Being a Refugee in Uganda

Solidarity Eden Foundation gives English and Business classes, along with psychological support to about 250 refugees in Uganda, so that they can overcome their trauma, integrate within Ugandan society and get an opportunity for a brighter future. We met with Mayele Jules, SEF’s Co-Founder and Director, to learn more about the situation of refugees in […]

How Sustainable Tourism Can Change the Face of Africa

Get cozy for our more in-depth interview to date with the incredible founder and CEO of Justice Tourism Foundation, a GivingWay NGO leveraging the power of tourism to empower local communities in Uganda.     Hi James! It’s great to have this chat with you. Let’s start by you telling us a bit more about […]

The True Meaning of Entrepreneurship With Angels Resource Centres

What do you see when you hear the word “entrepreneur”? A start-up CEO lounging on a bean bag in his Silicon Valley office? A Youtuber with millions of followers vlogging his last trip? What about Gloria, a small rural farmer in Zuuberkom, South Africa? They are all entrepreneurs, in their own way! The word “entrepreneur” […]

5 NGOs You Can Help From Home

Written by Alyssa Abel, an experiential education writer who talks about study abroad, student opportunities and life experiences. Follow her work on her blog, Syllabusy. The current pandemic might have you even more motivated to volunteer, but stuck inside, you’re probably concerned you won’t be able to keep making a difference. Luckily, there’s an online solution — […]

Starting My Nonprofit at Age 22 – Interview with TANF Founder

There are few people like Rev. Laud K Akuffo. The founder of TANF Ghana, a grassroots NGO in Ghana providing access to education and healthcare to underprivileged children, turned his difficult upbringing into incredible strength and determination to help children who are facing the same challenges he once did. He founded his nonprofit right after […]