Kisa Foundation USA

KFUSA is a non-profit organization helping schools and individuals with loans & donations in Uganda.
Our Mission: Improving health, education, the arts and community media in Uganda.


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Diego's family struggles against enormous odds
Recently, several friends of Kisa Foundation and Namungona Childrens Art Center donated $300 to help Diego Mweze, a 15 year old student at the center. Diego and his family are refugees from Congo, which they fled during civil war over 5 years ago. Amid the chaos and violence Diego’s parents became separated from 4 of their 7 children. They crossed the border into safety in Uganda with only 3 of their children, Diego, his sister Victor, now 17 and his brother Benjamin now 10.

Diego’s Mom, Doricus, described the horrific scene: “We decided to run away from Congo after seeing so many people killed and their houses burnt. While running with other groups of refugees, the other four... Continues...


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So, how does one make charcoal? No, really!
Did you know you can make your own charcoal? At Kisa Primary School in Nansana Uganda. students and teachers have been working together to make charcoal for their school kitchen, because firewood has become so expensive.

The briquettes... Continues...
Kisa Primary Holds Old Student Celebration
By Edward Muguluma

Thirty-four former Kisa PS students organized a celebration at the school on November 17. School director Irene Kibukka usually wants to know where the children she helps go after graduating from Kisa primary school.... Continues...
Kisa Old Boy Donates Sewing Machines
By Edward Muguluma

Mr. Masinga, one of our old students, last week surprised us with a donation of four sewing machines. He said he wanted to help our school because, "If it wasn't for Kisa Primary School giving me a scholarship for... Continues...
A Primer on Luganda
Luganda (Oluganda) Luganda, or Ganda, is a member of the Bantu branch of Niger-Congo languages. It is spoken by about 3 million Baganda people, who live mainly in the Buganda region in southern Uganda. Luganda is also widely used elsewhere... Continues...
Donations spur construction and repairs to Kisa School
Students and teachers have been busy throughout January in painting and repairing classroom buildings around the Kisa Primary School campus. See more pictures in the gallery.

Readers' Updates

Tom Herriman 21-Mar-2019
Kisa Primary School now has cleaner water. Happy to report that new water system is operational at Kisa School. (From January 2019)


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