Youth Participation

We Need To End Vocational Trade School Stigma

We Need To End Vocational Trade School Stigma

During one of the classes I taught at the University of South Carolina, I had a great student we’ll call Tim. Tim aced my first year English class. He was fun and funny, a good writer and a smart kid. Several years later, I learned that Tim had...

It Is Possible To Bring Healthcare To A Village

It Is Possible To Bring Healthcare To A Village

As Valentine’s Day knocked on our doors, Youth Rising was discussing ways on how we can spread more love to the people we dearly love (our community members). Did you know that in some parts of Mukono District, people are 10-15 miles away from a...

Y2Y Volunteer Opportunities 2019

Y2Y Volunteer Opportunities 2019

The Youth-to-Youth (Y2Y) is Youth Rising’s professional development program for people who intend to offer their skills and services to young people and in turn, benefit from learning and working with a professional organization. It is an...

Meeting in the Middle: Ray United FC in Oyam

Meeting in the Middle: Ray United FC in Oyam

So many young people in Oyam district are faced with challenges ranging from teenage pregnancies, school dropouts, public health challenges including preventable diseases and complicated illnesses like HIV/AIDS and cancers. If you chose to help...