Youth Rising Centers

How Can We “Balance For Better”?

How Can We “Balance For Better”?

Abusive power relations against women/ girls is any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or psychological harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary...

Connecting Children to Community Service

Connecting Children to Community Service

Thursday, February 28th was no ordinary day at Youth Rising Kitende! This day brought a lot of love, happiness, laughter, and fun. The kids at the center hosted fellow kids from Galaxy International School Lubowa. Youth Rising Kitende is known...

Reflections on Electricity & Development

Reflections on Electricity & Development

Growing up in America afforded me the benefit of a life with electricity. During the cold New England winters, the humid New Orleans summers and the dry desert heat of Arizona, this privilege has often felt like a necessity. According to some...