Joshua Cheptegei Athletics camp features 7 out of 12 at the WXC – Bathurst

Joshua Cheptegei Athletics camp features 7 out of 12 at the WXC – Bathurst

The Joshua Cheptegei Development Foundation (JOCDEF) Athletics Club qualified a total of 7 athletes out of the 12 for both the junior men and women teams to represent Uganda at the weekend’s 44th World Cross Country Championships. The group that went through a series of demanding national trials and intense training, a month of intense…

Our dream to educate the community thrives

Our dream to educate the community thrives

In January, 9-year-old Jovia Kwaga, accompanied by her mother Daphine Kwaga, were hosted at the Foundation offices in Kapchrowa Municipality as they received a scholarship. Jovia’s plight was brought to the Foundation’s attention by members of the public who saw her soliciting support from well-wishers to enable her continue with studies. The Foundation carried out…

The Cheptegei Bursary Scheme

The Cheptegei Bursary Scheme

Every year, the craggy terrain with low temperatures that is Sebei, ranks among the poor performing regions in the country’s national exams, right from primary to secondary school levels. Hundreds of these disadvantaged children in outlying settlements, who face insurmountable odds, do not go far with their education, unlike their counterparts in urban settings. There…