11 years of Haiti gratitude to the B.C. Sikh Community..continues to this day and current disaster relief..

August 17, 2021By William GrutEmergency Response, General Interest, Haiti Children & Youth, Haiti Children & Youth, Haiti Heathcare

Not many people know but the current Rose Charities Haiti Earthquake relief efforts https://rosecharities.org/haiti-earthquake-august-2021-rose-relief-efforts/ and numerous assistance programs in between have and are still being carried out due to the incredible generosity of the B.C. Sikh Community back in 2010 when, lead by Dr Pargat Singh Bhurji a huge effort both in donation and direct … Read More

Almost there

May 13, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

The perimeter wall at the back of the school is close to being completed. It will protect our new bakery building and our students playing in the open field. It’s a big but essential project.

Sanitary Supplies to girls in Ethiopia

April 13, 2021By David CrozierPartners in Ethiopia

One of our newer projects, Partners in Ethiopia, has been making a difference for girls in Agarfa with project partner Vision for Bright Future, an Ethiopian NGO… My name is Abeba. I am 16 and live in rural Agarfa, Ethiopia. School is important to me and I don’t want to miss any classes. However, without … Read More

Praying for Great Results

April 12, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

With Primary Leaving Exams on the horizon, the graduating class at Stand Tall assembles with prayers and candles in a ritual that aims to bring success to all our graduates. They’ve worked extra hard this year, having to catch up after a year-long school closure. We wish them the very best of luck when results … Read More

They’re Back!

March 15, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

It’s been almost a year since schools closed in Uganda but now the gradual reopening has begun. The grade seven graduating class is back and studying hard for the national Primary Leaving Exams at the end of March. The grade six class returned a couple of weeks ago and the lower classes will come back … Read More

The New Bakery Building

February 10, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

A donation by a son in memory of his mother who worked as a nurse in Uganda has provided the seed money for a new bakery building. The bakery program will equip students with skills that can help them generate income for themselves an their family. The building is in the finishing stages and we’re … Read More

A Container from Canada for Stand Tall

February 10, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

A container arrived from a Canadian donor and it is filled with carpentry equipment, bicycles, books, clothing, furniture and so much more. The carpentry machinery will allow us to teach carpentry skills to interested students. We’ll be building a work room to house it and hiring one of our graduates to teach.