Category: CSR

corporate social responsibility


January 29, 2021

Running Out Trees Campaign

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We continue to support initiatives aimed at Environmental sustainability, given that according to NFA 2018, Uganda faced loss of its forest estate from 24% of the total land area in 1990 to 12.4% in 2015 translating into a loss of 2.4 million hectares in a span of 25 years. In picture: Vision group CEO Robert […]

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January 29, 2021

Reading Culture

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To combat illiteracy through universal primary education, Vision group’s Toto brand partnered with Rotary Club Kampala to donate 500 copies of Toto Magazine towards equipping Nakasero primary school resource center with reading material. This was aimed at empowering children by supporting the development of their reading and writing skills. In picture: students and teachers of […]

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January 12, 2021

Keep a girl in school Campaign with Uganda Red Cross Society

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Vision group partnered with Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Sports in a national initiative dubbed “Keep A Girl in School” aimed at improving Menstrual Health Management among primary and secondary school going adolescent girls and young women. The campaign targets to support all vulnerable girls in school […]

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January 11, 2021

Financial Literacy Training with Y-Save Cooperative Savings and Credit Society Ltd

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Vision group organized a two-day financial literacy training in partnership with Y-Save Cooperative Savings and Credit Society Ltd to empower and support the women community under the Meeting Point International caring for unprivileged women affected by HIV/AIDS in the areas of Naguru, Kireka-Mbuya, Ntinda and Nsambya. The training aimed at empowering the women with both […]

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December 21, 2016

Etop keeps Soroti clean

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Residents of Soroti town were thrown into excitement when Etop staff, stormed the streets, launching the cleaning exercise dubbed “ETOP keep Soroti clean”. The activity, conducted jointly with the students and staff of Teso College Aloet, Local Councilors, Municipal Council and residents was aimed at bringing back hygiene and proper sanitation to the town, which […]

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December 21, 2016

There is hope for Nyakato, a blind, HIV+ widow

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The story of a family in an HIV-AIDS dilemma amidst abject poverty in the faraway Kisindizi village of Masindi district, was published in New Vision on December 15, 2011. The story highlighting the life struggles of the HIV-positive, blind and helpless Nyakato who has to raise four children including an HIV-positive child raised a lot […]

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December 21, 2016

Vision Group remains committed in promoting growth and improvement of life of the African child

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To mark this year’s Day of the African Child, Vision Group in partnership with Uganda Health Marketing Group (UHMG) visited Kireka Home for Disabled Children. Their disabilities include down syndrome, mental retardation, psychosis and various physical impairments like blindness. This is inline with its corporate social responsibility goal of protecting and advocating for the rights of children. […]

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December 21, 2016

Support for the Underprivileged

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Vision Group readers put a smile on Jessica Loy Imalakang’s face, a woman who was beaten and abandoned with 10 children by her husband. Vision Group donated clothes, shoes, basins, Jericans and T-shirts for supporting Imalakang. This came after the Sunday Vision published her story and placed on the New Vision website in which hundreds […]

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December 21, 2016

New Vision donates 1m to ailing triplets

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New Vision donated to the care of ailing triplets when the mother to the triplets visited the Company offices to seek assistance. This in line with the Company’s mission of being a socially responsible citizen by improving the wellbeing of children who are the future of this country. The triplets were rushed to Mulago hospital […]

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December 21, 2016

Vision Readers give Quadruplets Easter Package

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Mary Kakuru, a mother of quadruplets and a resident of Lwattimba village near Bukomero town had a reason to smile this Easter when she received an Easter package from Vision Group. The package consisted of food, paraffin and essential commodities like sugar, soap and clothes to this family. “God has been making miracles at my […]

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