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Building Tomorrow is excited to announce the start of construction on our 19th primary school in Uganda! Follow its progress here and stay tuned as [...]
December 19, 2013 | No Comments
On a site visit earlier this year, Henry Katongole, now our Chief Community Development Officer brought me over to a foundation wall that had just [...]
July 11, 2013 | No Comments
Brittani Russell, a 2013 Masters of Civil Engineering graduate of the University of Notre Dame, recently joined the BT team as our very own Engineer [...]
June 25, 2013 | No Comments
On a gently sloping hill, just off a dirt road, in a little village a couple hours drive outside of Kampala, sit 172 smiling students [...]
November 30, 2012 | No Comments
20+ dads working their tails off at the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kidula. In their words, their time has ‘expired,’ so it’s time to [...]
November 2, 2012 | No Comments
Construction is definitely a community effort at the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kabasegwa, supported by Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Texas-Austin.
September 4, 2012 | 1 Comment
Taken earlier today in Lwengo District, Uganda, masons are hard at work laying bricks for the walls of the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Lukindu, [...]
July 2, 2012 | No Comments
It’s hard to imagine what 20,000 hours of labor looks like.
Having been apart of the BT staff for 2 years now, I often point to [...]
April 30, 2012 | No Comments
Downtime is hard to come by for our team in Uganda. With latrine construction and teacher housing going up at Bubeezi, finishing touches and truss-work [...]
November 16, 2011 | No Comments
We’re Building Tomorrow. Literally. Check out our construction team in Uganda!
November 10, 2011 | No Comments
7 November 2011—Determined to have a borehole operational before the start of construction on a new Building Tomorrow academy, the village of Lukindu in the [...]
November 3, 2011 | No Comments
Little gets me as excited as showing up to one of our sites and seeing a pit latrine take shape. That might sound crazy, but [...]
May 10, 2011 | No Comments
Construction continues on the third & final classroom block at the Building Tomorrow Academy of Bubeezi in Mpigi District.
April 27, 2011 | No Comments
The ring beam was recently cast at on the 1st classroom block at the BT Academy of Kyeitabya and the 2nd classroom block is beginning [...]
March 8, 2011 | No Comments
Gertrude Nanugga has lived in Gita, Uganda her whole life. She has seven children and eight grandchildren. While she only went to school through P3, [...]
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Four years ago when our Building Tomorrow country director arrived for his first meeting in a tiny village called Lutisi, he was greeted by a [...]
February 8, 2011 | No Comments
Check out photos & video footage from our latest trip to Uganda! Academies featured: Gita, Jomba, Kyeitabya, Kiyamba, Nakaseeta & Bubeezi! Also hear a few [...]
February 4, 2011 | No Comments
The BT Academy of Jomba (#7) is open!
February 3, 2011 | No Comments
Community members, family & friends of future BT students worked together to ready the BT Academy of Jomba for its opening.
February 2, 2011 | No Comments
A HUGE thank you to the City of Indianapolis and the University of Wisconsin-River Falls for supporting the construction of the new BT Academy of [...]
February 1, 2011 | No Comments
Community leaders (in yellow) celebrate the opening of their new Academy with lots and lots of singing and dancing! These leaders make up Building Tomorrow’s [...]
January 31, 2011 | No Comments
A classroom cleaned & ready for desks at the new BT Academy of Jomba, supported by the City of Indianapolis and the University of Wisconsin-River [...]
December 13, 2010 | 1 Comment
Our school bells are ringing. All thanks to you.
-the Building Tomorrow team
(thanks to Lauren Henson for the piano music!)
December 8, 2010 | No Comments
Finishing touches are being added to the Building Tomorrow Academy of Jomba, jointly supported by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the City of Indianapolis.
November 15, 2010 | No Comments
From concept to construction…Building Tomorrow’s N.A. Barakat Academy of Nakaseeta is taking shape.
Designed by a team of engineers with Gifford LLP in London, winners [...]
November 12, 2010 | No Comments
Hear from Joseph Kaliisa, BT’s Country Director in Uganda, as he describes many of the ways he and his staff are Building Tomorrow for thousands [...]
October 13, 2010 | No Comments
Finishing touches on the P6 classroom floor @ the BT Academy of Jomba!
October 4, 2010 | 1 Comment
Community volunteers in Uganda’s Kiboga District form interlocking stabilized soil bricks (ISSBs) for the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kyeitabya. The bricks are made from [...]
September 27, 2010 | No Comments
In the early spring of 2009, when BT first visited the community of Sentigi to discuss the possibility of opening the community’s first-ever permanent school [...]
August 30, 2010 | No Comments
The future BT Academy of Bubeezi, supported by The Engage Network, is BT’s first to be constructed using interlocking stabilized soil brick (ISSB) technology. The [...]
August 2, 2010 | No Comments
Brand new construction photos of BT’s N.A. Barakat Academy of Nakaseeta