Birthday: 4th May 2015 Hello my name is Ruth. I like playing netball and dancing. My favourite food is beans and sweet potatoes. I love mathematics and English. My best friend is my sister Blessings. I want to be a Nurse when I grow up. History: Ruth lives in a small mud hut with her …
Meet Allan Freddy
Birthday: 21st September 2014 Hello, my name is Allan Freddy. I like the color white and my favourite animal is the goat. I enjoy eating rice and silver fish sauce. At school I like to learn English. When I grow up I would like to join the Army. History Allan Freddy lives with his parents …
Birthday: 1st May 2015 Hello, my name is Pius. I love rabbits and my favorite colour is black. I enjoy playing soccer with my friends. At school I like to study English. When I grow up I would like to be a Doctor so I can help people. History Pius lives with his parents and …
Birthday: 21st November 2015 Hello my name is Bridget, I love playing netball with friends at school. I love reading books and learning social studies, my favourite food is beans and posho. My best friend is Victor, and when I grow up I want to be a teacher. History: Bridget lives with her single mum …
Birthday: 4th October 2006 Hello my name is Jonathan, I love reading books and playing soccer with my friends. My best friend is Victor, and when I grow up I want to be a policeman. History: Jonathan lives with his father and mother and seven brothers and sisters in a small mud hut within the …
Birthday: 18th December 2018 Hello, my name is Benjamin. I love playing soccer with my friends. My best food is posho and cabbage and my favorite animal is a cat. When I grow up, I want to be a teacher. History Benjamin is a vulnerable child that lives with his parents and siblings (three brothers; …
Birthday: 19th September 2018 Hello, my name is Wasswa. I like the colour is green. Rice and beans is my favourite meal and my favourite animal is a dog. I enjoy playing soccer with my twin brother Kato while at home. I want to be a pastor when I grow up. History: Wasswa lives with …
Birthday: 10th December 2019 Hello, my name is Rashida. I like the colour yellow and the cow is my favourite animal. I love eating posho and beans. I enjoy playing with dolls and rope skipping with my sister Rahma. I want to be a nurse when I grow up. History Rashida lives with her single …
Birthday: 8th July 2018 Hello, my name is Dailiton. I love learning English, and playing games with my friends. My favourite food is rice and peas. My favourite animal is a monkey. When I grow up, I want to be a doctor. History Dailiton is a vulnerable child living with his parents and sister Marylin. …
Meet Fiona Peace
Birthday: 11th August 2014 Hello my name is Fiona Peace. My favourite animal is the cat. I love playing netball it is my favourite game. Beans and posho is my favourite food. Mathematics and English are my favourite subjects, Red is my favourite colour. Akello is my best friend, when I grow up I want …
Birthday: 22nd August 2010 Hello, my name is Shadia. At school I like to learn English. I like drawing pictures and playing skipping with my friends. My favourite food is rice and beans. When I grow up, I want to be a Nurse. History Shadia lives with her single father and paternal grandmother. Shadia’s mother …
Birthday: 1st July 2014 Hello my name is Nathan, I like to play soccer with my best friend John, dogs are my favourite animal and my favourite food is beans and millet bread. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. History: Nathan is among the many vulnerable children within the community, who …
Birthday: 6th July 2018 Hello, my name is Wilson. I like learning English and playing soccer with my friends. My best food is rice and my favorite animal is a dog. When I grow up, I want to be a policeman. History Wilson is a vulnerable child living with his single mother and sister (Daniela) …
Birthday: 25th July 2010 Hello my name is Ambrose, my favourite subject is English and History. I like to read books and play soccer with my friends. When I grow up I want to be a teacher. History: Ambrose lives with his parents and brother and sister, in a small mud hut. Ambrose’s parents are …
Meet Daniel. (AO030)
Birthday: 18th April 2018 Hello, my name is Daniel. I love playing soccer with my twin brother Chris. My best food is rice and beans. My favorite animal is a pig. When I grow up, I want to be a doctor. History Daniel is a vulnerable child living with his parents and six siblings (three …
Meet Innocent (AO069)
Birthday: 21st May 2018 Hello, my name is Innocent. I like playing soccer with my friends. My favorite food is chips. My best animal is an elephant. When I grow up, I want to be a soldier. History Innocent is a vulnerable child living with his parents and five siblings (three brothers; Ongom, James & …
Birthday: 1st February 2019 Hello, my name is Aaron. I love to draw pictures and play catch with my little brother Daniel. Blue is my favourite colour, and my favourite meal is chicken. When I grow up, I want to be a doctor. History Aaron is a vulnerable child whose parents are subsistence farmers, they …
Meet Daniel (AO044)
Birthday: 28th August 2018 Hello, my name is Daniel. I like playing soccer with my friends. My best color is red. I like eating posho and beans. When I grow up, I want to be a policeman. History Daniel is a vulnerable child living with his parent and siblings (Jeremy and Favor), in a one …
Birthday: 14th January 2015 Hello my name is Proscovia, I like playing netball it is my favourite game. Meat and rice is my favourite food. I like drawing, blue is the best colour. My best friend is Ajwang and I want to be a teacher when I grow up. History: Proscovia lives with her 5 …
Birthday: 11th March 2011 Hello, my name is Kenneth. My favourite animal is a dog. I like to learn mathematics at school. I like to eat rice and beans and play soccer. When I grow up, I want to be a soccer player for Uganda. History Kenneth lives with both his parents and siblings, Sharon …
Birthday: 20th November 2019 Hello, my name is Ebenezer. I like the colour pink and my favourite animal is a goat. I enjoy eating rice and meat. I love playing hide and seek and skipping. I want to become a teacher when I grow up. History Ebenezer lives with her single mother and two siblings. …
Birthday: 10th December 2008 Hello, my name is Boniface. I love to study English and I also love playing soccer with my friends, when I grow up I hope to become a policeman. History: Boniface lives with his parents and five siblings in a small grass roofed mud hut. His parents are peasant farmers and …
Birthday: 3rd August 2012 Hello, my name is Rahmah. My favorite color is red and my favourite animal is the cat. I like to eat fried Irish potatoes. At school I like to learn English and I enjoy reading books and novels. When I grow up I would like to be a nurse. History Rahmah …
Meet Jonathan (AO335)
Birthday: 26th June 2015 Hello my name is Jonathan. I love playing Soccer with my friends at school. Beans and posho is my favourite food. I like learning English and reading. Green is my favourite colour and my best friend Joel, and when I grow up I want to be a teacher. History: Jonathan lives …
Birthday: 10th September 2013 Hello, my name is Clement. At school my favourite subject is Christian Religious Education. I like to eat meat. I love playing soccer with my friends. When I grow up I would like to be a Doctor. History Clement lives with his parents and two siblings in a small mud hut. …
Meet Innocent (AO110)
Birthday: 10th April 2008 Hello my name is Innocent, I like playing football with my friends and I like Mathematics and Reading, when I grow up I want to be a truck driver. History: Innocent is a vulnerable child living with his mother and father in a small mud hut, his parents are peasant farmers …
Birthday: 6th April 2013 Hello, my name is Deogratius. I like the color yellow and my favorite animal is the cow. I enjoy eating millet bread and beans. I like to play soccer with my friends. At school I like to study Christian Religious Education. When I grow up I want to be a Pastor. …
Birthday: 29th June 2009 Hello, my name is Stephen, my favourite subject is English and I like reading books, I love playing soccer and dodgeball with my friends, when I grow up I hope to become a teacher. History: Stephen lives with his parents in a small grass roofed mud hut. His parents are subsistence …
Birthday 13th March 2014 Hello my name is Mesheach, I love to play soccer. Vegetables and sweet potatoes are my favourite dish and reading is my favourite subject. My favourite colour is yellow and my best friend is Brian. I want to be a doctor when I grow up. History: Mesheach is among the many …
What your Sponsorship Provides
From pre-school to senior school graduation, which will open up so many future opportunities.
School lunches are provided to the child to protect against malnutrition.
Support is given to the child by our caring team who believe in them.
Vital healthcare to treat and prevent sickness and disease.
Equip them for a brighter future through various leadership and mentor based workshops.
Give them places to play & grow that will help protect against danger and violence.
Change a child’s life
Operation Uganda is unique in its child sponsorship program as we focus primarily on orphaned and vulnerable children, your monthly contribution of $45 AUD not only provides a full scholarship for your sponsored child from pre-school all the way through to the completion of secondary school including, uniforms, school fees, meals, stationary packs, & examination fees. But we are also committed with working with your sponsored child’s household to ensure the family unit is strengthened through skills based training, and supported through our various programs.
Our child sponsorship program has given hundreds of children not only a hope and future and also has helped to reduce the vicious cycle of poverty, as the majority of children that graduate from our sponsorship program gain employment and begin to support their household.
Operation Uganda’s aim is to break the cycle of poverty by providing support to children on four levels: Spiritual, Intellectual, Physical and Emotional.
We are Christ-centred. Every sponsored child hears the gospel and is encouraged to develop a lifelong relationship with God. By being church based, all children sponsored are encouraged to attend a local church. Our hope is that all children know God and follow Him.Intellectual
All sponsored children are given a full primary and secondary scholarship which includes full school fees, school uniforms, text books, lunch allowance, and examination fees.
We ensure that through sponsorship, children are healthy and have access to medical care when needed and have regular health checkups by professional medical staff.
Through sponsorship, children have security, hope and purpose. They develop good character, integrity and healthy relationships.
How it works
Rescue a child
Form a Relationship
Change a life
Frequently Asked Questions
How much is sponsorship & how are payments made?
Child sponsorship through Operation Uganda is $45 AUD per month once you have selected the child above to sponsor you will be taken through to an online form for direct debit from your nominated account: Cheque, Savings, or credit card.
You can choose to pay an annual amount of $540 p/a if so we can arrange that for your through our Australian base contact us on email@example.com
If, for any reason, you wish to withdraw from your sponsorship, you are free to do so at any time. If for some reason there is non-payment we will contact you and offer you the option of making up the payment(s).
Can I send a letter or gift to my sponsor child?
Your sponsor child would love to receive a letter or gift from you, when sending a letter your sponsor child you might want to include a picture of you and your family which your sponsor child will cherish. If you would like to send a birthday or Christmas gift we recommend that you send a book or a bible, appropriate clothing, or colouring book & pencils, we request that you limit the value of your gift to $30 AUD Please package the parcel in a plain post pack and post it to:
Att: Your sponsor child’s code & name (which can be found in the bottom right hand corner of the sponsor card eg. Susan JHKC107)
P.O. Box 11014
Please do not post gifts to our Australian office.
How much of my sponsorship funds go to my sponsor child?
80% of your sponsorship money goes directly to supporting your sponsor child / 10% goes to in country operational support services which include monitoring your sponsor child in school and also supporting home and family unit, and 10% goes towards our Australian operations and support services. Operation Uganda is committed to keeping our administration cost minimal.
Operation Uganda is committed to integrity and financial accountability, we have the charity tick of approval by the Australian Charities and Non-Profits Commission, we are governed by a board of directors, submit annual financial reports to the Australian Charities and Non-Profits Commission (ACNC), and submit of six monthly reports to Australian Christian Churches International Relief (ACCIR) who are a member of ACFID the Australian Council for International Development. Operation Uganda is also an accredited Non-Government Organisation in Uganda and submits annual financial and operational reports to the Ugandan Government.
How are children chosen for sponsorship?
Operation Uganda focuses on providing sponsorship to the most vulnerable our criteria for children entering our child sponsorship program is orphaned and vulnerable children, we have been working in Uganda since 2005 and have a great national team of trained social workers and community liaison workers who access households and are continually monitoring households. Our social work team do a needs assessment on each child and when children meet our criteria we enter them onto our child sponsorship waiting list. Your decision to sponsor a child through Operation Uganda will transform a life and give hope to a hopeless situation.
Can I choose the gender and age of the child I sponsor?
Yes you can choose above from a range of ages and genders of children on our waiting list. Many people ask to sponsor a boy or girl of the same age and gender as their own children or grandchildren.
Is my sponsorship tax deductible?
Yes, we do offer the option for tax deductibility and we will send out tax receipts at the end of each financial year if you request for tax deductibility.
What does Child Sponsorship do for the child?
Your monthly sponsorship transforms a child’s life, the majority of children in our child sponsorship program would never have had the opportunity to attend school and your monthly sponsorship enables your sponsor child to have a full scholarship from pre-school all the way through to graduating secondary school, paying all school fees, providing text books & educational materials, uniforms, school lunches, examination and auxiliary fees. Our team also provide regular monitoring and support in school and in the home environment. Our pastoral team also provide support through school chaplaincy and church based programs.
What do I get when I sponsor a child
As a child sponsor, you’ll get:
- A welcome pack containing a laminated A5 Sponsor Card of your sponsor child to place on your fridge, office, or around the home.
- You’ll receive a minimum of two personal letters from your sponsor child per year including an annual photograph.
- You will have the opportunity to connect with your sponsor child through letters, e-letters, cards and photos.
- You will receive regular email updates of what we are doing in your sponsor child’s village or area.