Trust News

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…

Meet the Uphill Trust Ambassadors

  “I feel passionately that EVERYONE has a right to an education” So says, Uphill Trust Ambassador Margaret “Mags” Black, a dental hygienist and…

Uphill Trust: First two years

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At the end of January 2017, The Uphill Trust celebrated its second anniversary as a Scottish registered charity. There is a link to our…

Teaching in the Genes

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Blog post by Liddy, Uphill Trustee: I’m sure many of us had an inspirational teacher during our days at school or university. These teachers…

What can £1 buy?

The reading glasses project began late in 2014, when Elius told us that the elders of his church in Iruhuura were struggling to read…

Joy of Reading

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Whenever we visit Uphill Junior School we spend time observing classes at all levels of the school. Lessons are delivered in English, the current…