Celebrating #10YearsofImpact

2018 is a special year for us here at Shanti - 10 years ago this year, we began our journey to serve women and families in Uganda. This anniversary has given us an opportunity to reflect on our growth, impact, and all that we have learned over the years. So much of what we have accomplished is because of the support we have received, and as a way of thanking you, we are delighted to start off o... read more

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Uganda

Uganda is known to many as ‘The Pearl of Africa’ for it’s magnificence, variety of form and colour, and profusion of brilliant life. Winston Churchill’s words in 1908 still ring true today, and we here at Shanti are privileged to experience Uganda at its best every day. To give you idea of what you can expect visiting Uganda on a Shanti retreat, we list the top 5 reasons to visit Uganda. read more

Long Roads Ahead

By Madelaine Thiel Development and Partnership Coordinator My time at Shanti is coming to an end! I can’t believe I will be leaving next week. It has been an incredible four months.  I remember thinking I had forever to spend here back in January.  With a departure date looming I am suddenly wondering where all the time has gone. There is so much left to do here before I leave. ... read more

Thank You for Loving us

Written by Nagomi Mukai, Production Intern

“Thank you for your hard work”

                          ------“Thank you for loving us”

This was a conversation between me and the textiles women in Shanti's HIV positive Women’s Income Generating Group at the end of m... read more

Inside the Volunteer House

By Claire Gatto- Volunteer Coordinator Intern photoI got lucky with my school agreeing to send me to intern at Shanti this summer. My role as the Volunteer Coordinator turned... read more