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KCIU in partnership with Dot Glasses helping visually impaired Ugandans.

When I discovered that I needed a pair of glasses, I was shocked by the $180 price tag. “If I had trouble with that price,” said Hope, the director of KCIU, “then definitely the local communities will have trouble with the price [of glasses]. ... and it is here that I realized there was a problem.”

By | 2020-11-06T11:31:17+00:00 November 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5th National Community Health Financing Conference 2020

Mr. Moses Onek (third from left), a health worker at one of Karin Health facilities making a presentation to the invited stakeholders at the conference. The conference was organized by Save for Health Uganda with a selection of experts in health financing, service delivery and social protection to...

By | 2020-11-06T12:02:30+00:00 November 5th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Karin Virtual Marathon and NCD testing

This race is to raise funds for Non Communicable Diseases such as Diabetes, heart disease, cancers , chronic kidney disease etc. In vulnerable communities in  Northern Uganda. All demographics are affected by these diseases and early detection can help prevent death and suffering. The charity run organised by a Non...

By | 2020-09-13T10:50:57+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

GIZ pivoting our focus to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic

As COVID-19 spreads around the world impacting communities, we are working to lessen its impact. Thanks to our partners GIZ for responding to the needs of our community and considering the well being of our health workers...

By | 2020-05-06T18:15:38+00:00 May 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

More than an outreach: a commitment to the community!

Last month, students from Taylor University, Indiana, USA, joined us during the outreach work in the community. For us it is always a blessing when we receive visitors. We see this as a great opportunity for the Body of Christ to work together in meeting the needs of our very diverse community...

By | 2020-02-11T12:25:28+00:00 February 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

National Measles-Rubella Immunisation campaign.

This week will be full of tears, fears and screams as we partner with Ministry of Health Uganda in the Nation wide campaign against Measles Rubella Immunization campaign. And Karin Community Initiatives Uganda is a proud partner in this exercise. All children 9 months to 15 years are getting immunized...

By | 2020-02-11T12:27:37+00:00 October 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

karin 2nd Annual Marathon – Leader of Opposition calls for more community health awareness

The second edition of Karin's Annual Marathon has ended in high spirits. Runners and organisations in Gulu, Uganda come together to help raise awareness and funds for great causes. This year we were fighting against the growing rates of NCDs in the district.

By | 2019-10-16T13:43:56+00:00 September 16th, 2019|Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments