What is GETA?

GETA - Giving Education To All is a group of volunteers from the UK, who were inspired to support St Theresa's Nursery & Primary school in Uganda after meeting Fr Paul Bigirwa, a Founder Member & Director of NGO organisation 'Sustainable Action for Rural Sector' aka 'SARS (Uganda)'.

Fr Paul's keen sense of social justice & moral responsibility have been the driving force behind the inception & implementation of a number of life-enhancing health, education & poverty alleviation projects in rural Uganda. 

St Theresa's Nursery & Primary School was founded by Fr Paul in 2015 and following GETA's inception all fundraising activity has provided support for the ongoing education of pupils at this school.

What's happening?

International Women's Day 2020 takes place on Sunday 8th March.  The theme this year is #EachforEqual, this is a theme that resonates close to the heart of the GETA team.

An independent report from an experienced charity practitioner commissioned by GETA in April 2019 noted that St Theresa’s is a successful school with leavers’ examination results increasing each year, making it the most popular school in the diocese, and consequently heavily...

In 2012, Giving Tuesday started as a simple way to encourage people everywhere—and make it easier for them—to do good by donating time, expertise or money to causes they were passionate about. Now, Giving Tuesday has become a global phenomenon. Inspiring people in communities around the world to...

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27,000
The amount you've helped us send to fund education so far
486
Children currently attending St Theresa’s School
£150
Annual cost of one teacher
52
Children boarding at St Theresa's School

Together, and with God's help, we are making a difference.