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About Us


Go 2 school initiative Uganda (G2SU).

Go 2 school initiative Uganda  is a non-governmental non-profit organization supported by a vibrant, energetic and kind hearted team of 12 persons, who though are not well off have a genuine desire to help and serve humanity and in so doing spread the love of Christ and providing scholastic materials in remote areas of Uganda. .

  • 260

    Scholastic Materials

  • 51

    Reusable sanitary pads given out

  • 562

    Families Helped

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Our Focus

A Genuine desire
to help and serve humanity.

Spread the Word of God

Go 2 School initiative Uganda strives to spread the Word of God to the World.

Spread the Word of God

Go 2 School initiative Uganda strives to spread the Word of God to the World.

Scholastic materials

Providing scholastic materials to the less privileged in remote areas of Uganda.

Education Support

To give a chance to every child in Uganda to benefit from an education and to have a sound start in life


Uganda has the highest school dropout rate  in East Africa according to a report released by the United Nations Education, Scientific and cultural Organization (UNESCO). This has been blamed on the failure of parents to provide scholastic materials and other school requirements to their children. Go 2 School Initiative Uganda (G2SU), a team of vibrant and energetic persons intends to address some of these challenges in order to enable the children be able to have a decent future. This will be achieved by improving the lives of Ugandan children through social support in a selected region for a given period of time.

The target population for G2SU are poor people in rural areas who cannot afford scholastic materials, reusable sanitary pads, don’t have access to clean and safe water.

The funds to finance the activities will be obtained through existing donors, attracting new private and corporate donors.

G2SU is governed by the board of directors, assisted by the executive director and managing director. These work with other staff; programs director, finance and administration director, communications director and volunteer’s director.

Our Objectives


Our Objectives

  • To provide psycho-social support to vulnerable children and youth
  • Develop a family-centered environment that can provide information, support, advocacy and networking for families and their communities.
  • Develop partnerships with local education centers and similar organizations to enhance our services
  • Maintain the financial and ethical integrity of the organization through sound governance, record keeping and management practices
  • To increase access to basic social necessities for children and youths in schools and communities
  • To strengthen Religious values and ethics among children and youths.
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Our Target Group

We target poor people in rural areas outside central Uganda;
Children who cannot afford to buy scholastic materials.
Communities without access to clean and safe water.
Vulnerable persons like elderly people, single mothers.

Our Team

Founder | Shangi Jedson

Jedson has a 10 year solid experience in social work and after having worked with several non-profitable organizations in Uganda, he founded Go 2 School Initiative Uganda and was helped with a few friends to ensure that the organization grows.
He is responsible for soliciting funds from different entities.

Director | Ruurd .H

Ruurd is a retired business man from his company. He learned from experience how to achieve a goal by following a vision, and how to organize to achieve it.
 His vision is that education is the road to development, and development is the  road out of poverty. That is why he supports Go 2 School Initiative Uganda.
He is connected to the organization in the Netherlands, and works to acquire funds for the implementation of projects in Uganda.

Director | Renate Klijnstra

Renate is an anthropologist, social worker and educational professional. She had the opportunity to study at six universities in four countries. The studies were accompanied by NGO projects in Thailand, Bolivia and Guatemala. Here she was confronted with educational inequality. It inspired her to dedicate herself to creating educational opportunities across the world.

Public relations | Wilhelmina Maria

She is a highly skilled and motivated social worker from the Netherlands. She is in charge of different sections like finance but mostly passionate about fundraising for the kids and collecting kids materials from different generous people.