Sponsorship of the New Grace Orphanage
The Facts of Ugandan Life
- 15 yrs old is the average age of the entire population (This is the youngest in the world, the US average is 36.9)
- 60% of the population is under the age of 20
- 2.5 million children in Uganda have been orphaned, many as a result of AIDS or Malaria (the US, with 10x the population has around 300 thousand orphaned children)
- 3 out of 4 children who start primary school do not make it past the 5th grade
We hope that you will be inspired by the story of SONG and the children we have made it our mission to help. Learn how you can help.