Category: CSR

corporate social responsibility


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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December 21, 2016

Vision Group Supports Blind Student

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Rashid Ssozi will not see you. But he will talk to you. That is how he communicates. That is how he welcomed me to a long and hearty interview about his dramatic quest for an education. Ssozi is blind, but his vision is phenomenal. “When my mother failed to send me to school, I said […]

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December 21, 2016

Vision Group Empowers Women

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It is a hot Thursday afternoon as our car turns from Entebbe Road to Nakiwogo Close, just below State House, Entebbe. In a solitary building, not far from the Ministry of Works premises, women are engrossed in weaving, cutting, and rolling of paper. In the display room, an assortment of well-designed artifacts made from paper […]

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December 21, 2016

Reaching Out to the Community to Touch and Change Lives

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Vision Group continues to reach out to the public; to touch and change lives. It is in this very spirit that Uganda’s leading media empire successfully held a career guidance session for young people. The event held in August was conducted by the Vision Group Newspapers in Education (NiE) desk manager Jamesa Wagwau in Kansanga […]

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December 21, 2016

Giving Back to the Society

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Giving Back to the Society St. Maria Gorretti primary school Buziga was the venue for a fan filled and large-hearted school painting exercise last weekend involving Vision Group staff and a couple of other volunteers. The exercise, part of the Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) drive was well attended and well executed, resonating with Vision […]

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December 21, 2016

A house for Nyakato

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BLIND HIV-POSITIVE NYAKATO WILL HAVE A HOUSE FOR CHRISTMAS Joan Nyakato, the blind and HIV-positive mother of four, whose family lives in a hut about to collapse in the faraway Kisindizi village of Masindi district, will have a safe brick house for Christmas.The good news follows the publication of Nyakato’s story in the New Vision […]

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December 21, 2016

Donating Computers to Makerere

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DONATION OF COMPUTERS TO EMPOWER THE YOUTH AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY In a move to improve journalism training amongst the students of Makerere University revamped the computer laboratory at Makerere University department of Journalism and communication, Vision Group donated computers to train students in modern communication and investigative journalism. Handing-over the computers to the department, the […]

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December 21, 2016

URBAN TV DONATES TO ABANDONED CHILDREN

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Urban Tv crew from Vision group put a smile and instilled hope in the lives of the abandoned children at God’s Grace Child Care in Kyebando last Thursday, when they donated basic needs worthy millions of shillings. God’s Grace housing over 120 hopeless children, was founded eight years ago and is a one stop center […]

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December 21, 2016

NEW VISION READERS DONATE TO JINJA BLIND COUPLE

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Like many of his peers, Jude Lulenzi always looked to the future with a lot of optimism. At school, a young and energetic Lulenzi was not only a students’ leader but a budding sportsman and role model to many youngsters. At Jinja Senior Secondary School in Jinja town where he studied for his O’ level, […]

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December 21, 2016

SENSITISING WOMEN

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Vision Group partnered with Women at Work International (WAWI) in a campaign under the theme “LIVING A HEALTHY LIFE’’ to create awareness and sensitize the Isingiro communities about HIV- AIDS screening and fistula amongst women. The campaign began on the 26th March to 4th April comprising of educative sessions about maternal health, fistula, family planning, […]

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