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Makerere University convocation is an association of alumni and current staff of Makerere University

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Our impact in figures

All graduates of Makerere University are members and those that subscribe comprise the general assembly which is the supreme decision making organ of the convocation. Its run by an executive elected after every four years, the Academic Registrar is the secretary of the convocation.

900 +
Total graduates
4000 +
Active members
5 +
32 +
Alumni chapters

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Our impact in figures

Bringing Hope to the Family (BHTF) was established in 2000. Together with our sister organization BHTF USA, we are a nonprofit organization which continues to provide basic needs, education, and clean water to orphans and displaced families in the Kaihura Village of Kyenjojo District, Uganda.

9000 +
Children and Families Served
900 +
Men and Women have acquired vocational skills
32 +
Homes have been built for widows and orphans
12000 +
Mosquito nets have been donated to the Kyenjojo District community


The Makerere University Convocation has the following categories of membership;

This consists of all graduates and Members of staff of Makerere University Kampala. Makerere University Council may authorize other persons to be full members of Makerere University Convocation.. Read more

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Honorary membership.. Read more

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Our Integrated Development Programmes

Community development, Education,
Medical, Emergency relief fund, scholarships, sustainability

Hope Again Medical Clinic is a project of BHTF. The medical clinic is fully registered with the Ministry of Health and Works hand in hand with the district health department and Baylor Uganda to offer medical treatment to the local communities and support to the HIV/AIDs positive people especially the orphans and their caretakers…

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Home Again Children’s Home is a place for children in our community who have been abandoned, left alone without relatives, or chased from their homes after the death of their parents. Most of the children come to the home while in a sorrowful state that it takes a while to rehabilitate them…

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This institute was started to address the challenges faced by the orphans who were dropping out of school due to sickness of their parents. After the death of their parents, they failed to go back to the formal education system, and so they opted to go to work or to get married. The organization offers these OVC skills in tailoring, hair dressing, business communication, carpentry, welding, business English, basic agricultural practices, knitting and craft, brick laying and concrete practice, and general knowledge…

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BHTF saw a need for a nursery and primary school for the children at Home Again Children’s Home. So in 2007, BHTF established Hope Academy nursery and primary school to offer quality education to the Home Again children and the community. Kaihura community by then, only had 2 government primary schools which were over populated yet the organization had a number of children with a lot of disabilities academically which the government schools never gave attention too hence the establishment of Hope Academy…

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Global reach, global impact

Some of our prominent alumni

Generous Support

Pleadge your support

As proud graduates of Makerere University, we share a common bond that extends beyond our time on campus. Our journey at Makerere has shaped us, creating lasting connections and memories that have become an integral part of who we are today.

Our vibrant alumni community is a testament to the excellence that defines Makerere. As we reflect on our collective achievements, it’s inspiring to see the positive impact our graduates are making globally. Now, it’s time to come together and ensure the continued success of our alma mater.

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Generous Support

Make a difference in the lives of the people of Kaihura Village

Join us in making a difference in the lives of the people of Kaihura Village, Uganda! With your generous support, we can continue providing education, meals, and uniforms to children in need.

Donate today and be a part of something truly meaningful.

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