The Reality of Malaria in our Students’ Lives

The Reality of Malaria in our Students’ Lives

The drive to end malaria and the desire to see our amazing students thrive are connected. Students at Beacon of Hope come from some of the most malaria-endemic communities of Uganda, and alas, they aren’t immune to the devastation… When term opens up...
Access to Technology Changes Lives

Access to Technology Changes Lives

In May, our Beacon of Hope students were invited to participate in the regional Technovation Robotics Competition (the only school in Eastern Uganda to compete!). This year’s Technovation Challenge gave students the opportunity to address the United Nation’s...
Meet Rebecca

Meet Rebecca

(watch a subtitled version here) Meet Rebecca. She grew up in rural Katakwi, where her family struggled with subsistence farming and constant bouts of malaria. Rebecca was a gifted student, but there was no money for secondary school. Our school, Beacon of Hope, was a...
Beacon Robotics Team Wins Competition

Beacon Robotics Team Wins Competition

Moses leads a robotics team made up of students at Beacon of Hope School. Last year, the robotics team wanted to join an international competition but they missed the registration. This year, they were committed to being at the Gisutech, an international robotics and...
Beacon Medical Center

Beacon Medical Center

Beyond assisting students with academics, Beacon of Hope School also offers students medical services at the Beacon Medical Center. The center opened in November 2006 operating as a day center with the aim of treating students and staff of Pilgrim. In the beginning...