Uganda Humanist Schools Trust

Uganda Humanist Schools Trust helps schools in Uganda working to offer liberal, humanist education to needy children. Founded by Ugandan Humanists and run as charities, the schools are inclusive and do not discriminate on grounds of religion, social or ethnic background. Contact:

2022 Appeal

PurposeTarget amountAmount Raised
Relief Fund£30,000Achieved. Thank you!
Infrastructure Fund£25,000£10,000
Monthly Support Pledges£4,000£375

Proceeds used to buy books for
Humanist Primary Schools


Uganda Humanist Schools Trust was established in November 2008 as a charity to raise funds to support the efforts of Ugandan Humanists to foster secular education.

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UHST trustees cover all costs, including visits to Uganda, so every £1 donated goes to supporting the Humanist schools.

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First year as a Humanist primary school

Jonan Arianda has written this report on his first year as Headteacher of Isaac Newton Humanist Primary School. “Our school was created from the collapsed fundamentalist Pentecostal school, called His Grace Primary School. The former school proprietor forced all pupils to become Pentecostal Christians. This caused friction with community members who wanted freedom of conscience …