Our Milestones over the years:
Through our fundraising drive Uganda Bikers was able to attract support from ‘’The Indian High Commission’’. This was in form of a 4 year Indian University scholarship to the successful orphan child of Reach-Out Mbuya Programme. The child has since then reported to the university in India all expenses fully paid by the Indian Government.
UGX 20 million is set aside for Operation School Fees of the Reach-Out Initiative, Mbuya Parish and will be handed over during early 2009.
An anonymous sponsor refunds the Uganda Bikers the 2.35 million donated to St Josephs School during the previous year. The Uganda Bikers promptly donates the UGX 2.35 million to the school which now boasts a modern toilet block.
The Uganda Bikers concentrate on Uganda during the North, South, East, West campaign, reaching the rural population of Uganda with their HIV Aids awareness message.
AIG Insurance becomes aware of the previous year’s donation of UGX 2.35 million during the previous year to St Josephs School and refunds the bikers. The Uganda Bikers promptly donates the UGX 2.35 million to St Josephs School as the school buildings are not yet complete.
UGX 20 million is once again donated to Operation School Fees of Reach Out Mbuya and children’s clothing distributed in the IPDF camps in the Gulu area.
The Uganda Bikers represent Uganda at the Concourse d’ Elegance in Nairobi and once again walks off with several prizes.
Eight Uganda Bikers visit Burundi, carrying their message through Rwanda and Burundi.
The East West North South campaign concentrated mainly on Uganda. In addition to donating surplus funds of UGX 20 million facilitating school fees for 90 orphans, UGX 2.3 million is donated towards improving the school buildings of St Josephs School Kireka, providing a better learning environment to the orphans.
The government of Rwanda welcomes the Uganda Bikers during a 3000 km journey reaching as far as the southern border. Or message of HIV Aids prevention is well received and appreciated.
The Uganda Bikers represent Uganda at the Concourse d’ Elegance in Nairobi and walks of with several prizes.
During a pre Christmas visit to the IPDF camps in the Gulu area the Uganda Bikers distribute several tons of children’s clothing and candy.
During the HIV Aids Ambassadors of Hope ride twelve riders and three support crew covered 6027 km from South Africa through Botswana, Zambia, Tanzania and Kenya to Kampala promoting HIV Aids prevention. Interaction with Cycle Technologies, South Africa leads to a similar effort being launched in South Africa, in co-operation with the Love-Life organization. Surplus funds of UGX 12 million donated to Reach-Out Mbuya facilitates school fees for 60 orphans.
Eight riders covered 3,280 km through Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda raising net funds of UGX 9.1 million, donated to Operation School Fees of Reach Out Mbuya facilitating school fees for 45 HIV Aids affected orphans.