The [SOUP] is a 501(c)(3) that works to empower 300 children in Namatumba, Uganda through education, holistic care and micro financing initiatives.
The [SOUP] provides not only food,medical care, and shelter, but we strive for excellence through high quality education and opportunities for leadership development and entrepreneurial training.
The African [SOUP] was started as a young college woman’s response to injustices forced upon Ugandan children due to by political upheaval, war, and AIDS.
Sadam Muguga is eleven years old and in the primary one classroom. He enjoys playing football and his favorite color is black. Sadam’s favorite subject is English and he would like to be a pilot when he grows up.
Yoko Magala is eight years old and in the primary one classroom. He enjoys playing football and his favorite color is yellow. Yoko’s favorite subjects are literacy 1 & 2 and he would like to be a guard when he grows up.
“In my work as a biomedical scientist, studying infectious diseases in underdeveloped countries, my motto is “There is nothing more beautiful than a healthy child.” The [SOUP] is doing much to foster that beauty by providing good nutrition, health care, and education for many children in Uganda.”