Our Amazing Students

Ahereza Onesmus

Ahereza became one of Hamish's first Sponsor children. After starting the Growth Educational Trust, Hamish had no intention to stop support for Aherezza and decided to continue his support under G.E.T's Sponsorship Programme. Ahereza is currently studying at, Kabale Brainstorm High School where he is in Senior 2 and loving every minute of being there.

Owembabazi Adison

Adison, is one of our four Inaugural Scholarship Recipients of 2019. He was the top boy from Little Angels our first Partner School. It took Adison over 2 hours to get to Primary school each day. His determination and work ethic to continue Primary school was amazing. He is currently studying at St Mary's College Rushoroza in Kabale. 

Ninsiima Doris

Doris, joins Adison as one of our four Scholarships Recipients of 2019. Doris, lives with her Mother and younger sister, however during Primary school she would have to move into her older sisters home as this was closer to school. Doris journey to school still took over an Hour and 30 min, she would have to walk to reach a Boat which then took her across the lake to start her day. All this after fetching water with a 20L jerry-can. Doris is also currently in Senior 1 at St Mary's College Rushoroza. 

Niwamanya Robert

Robert, is the first member of his entire family ever to advance onto Secondary School!! Both of his parents dropped out of primary school at the ages of 7 & 8 and all his siblings (total 8) have never advanced past primary school due to a lack of money. Robert also joins Adison & Doris as one of G.E.T's four Scholarship Recipients in Senior 1 at St Mary's College Rushoroza.

Arabasabyoona Shallot

Shallot is the last of our four Inaugural Scholarship Recipients of 2019. Shallot was the top Girl from Little Angels. She worked and continues to work extremely hard. She is also studying at St Mary's College Rushoroza in Senior 1.

Govinda Bonus

G.E.T did a short video clip of Govinda (below) to show people what happens to children from around Lake Bunyonyi when their families cannot afford to send them onto Secondary School. We received a lot of feedback from this video and from it, one amazing person stepped forward to become Govinda's Sponsor and send him onto secondary school for the next 6 years! Govinda is currently studying at Kabale Brainstorm Highschool in Senior 1.

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Growth Educational Trust, PO Box 331 317, Takapuna, Auckland, 0740 New Zealand
Growth Educational Trust, PO Box 832, Kabale, Uganda
Hamish Coltman
NZ +64 273 466 801
UG +256 784 183 098
G.E.T Uganda