Trust News

COVID 19 Update 2

COVID 19 Food Crisis Uphill Junior School has been closed since 20 March 2020 and, as in the UK, the Ugandan lockdown has been…

COVID 19 Update 1

With lockdown measures firmly in place in the UK and now also in Uganda, we feel it is important to let you know what…

Uphill RUMPs Workshop

Around the world, girls and women resort to using rags, mattress stuffing, banana leaves, feathers, and even cow dung to manage their menstruation. Having access to washable, hygienic…

Gleaming Smiles

Round and round, slowly, one tooth at a time… the oral hygiene message given to the kids at Uphill during my Dentaid trip in…

We are 5 years old!

On 29 January 2015 The Uphill Trust was granted Scottish charity status, and now we are celebrating our 5th anniversary!   It has a…

We’re building again!

As the Trust approaches it’s 4th birthday we are delighted to be starting another year of building at Uphill Junior School. Thanks to the…

Teeth and Toothbrushes

Whenever I say I am going to visit Uganda for the Uphill Trust, those who know my profession immediately say, “Ah, you’ll be going…

Capturing Uphill on Film

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We were very privileged to introduce independent film maker and photographer Geraint Hill to Uphill Junior School during our recent trustee visit. By happy…

Uganda here we come!

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  On 22 March three trustees (Max, Belinda and Liddy) head off to Uganda with bags containing toothbrushes, Days for Girls menstrual hygiene kits,…

Thank you for our new website!

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We are hugely grateful to Phil Horne of Edinburgh-based e-business promotion for donating the considerable time and expertise of his team that has resulted in…