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AAH Uganda Continues World Read Aloud Day Tradition

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Last year, many of our scholars participated in World Read Aloud Day, an annual day created to promote the importance of literacy. We are thrilled to see that Arlington Academy of Hope (AAH) in Uganda decided to take part in Continue reading

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The Second Annual Mother-Daughter Day Takes Over AAH Uganda

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You might remember the very first Mother-Daughter Day event that took place at Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda last year. The girls of the Bahana Circle were back at it again this year to put on a second annual Continue reading

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Scholars in Uganda Run to Celebrate Supporters & PLE Success

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Around the same time that our founder, Tammy Tibbetts, completed her first marathon, our partner Arlington Academy of Hope (AAH) was making strides in running events of their own. AAH held a “Global Strides 5K Race” in Arlington, Virginia to Continue reading

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STF Scholars in Uganda Travel for School Field Trips!

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She’s the First partner Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda recently had some fun adventures for its students. Each grade got to attend different tours for an exciting field trip. Their day away from the classroom was filled with enjoyable Continue reading


Happy 10th Anniversary to STF Partner Arlington Academy of Hope!

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Our partner Arlington Academy of Hope (AAH) in Uganda recently celebrated their 10th anniversary! In true AAH style, they held week-long celebrations that also benefited the students and community under the theme “10 years of transformation, inspiring a future of Continue reading

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Watch STF Scholars Run the World in Uganda!

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Throughout this past spring, while our Run the World campaign was in full swing, students from Arlington Academy of Hope took part in local and regional races of their own. We are proud to say that several She’s the First Continue reading

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STF Scholars in Uganda Teach a Self-Esteem Workshop to Their Peers

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At Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda, the Bahana Circle recently held another great program. The Bahana Circle, the girls mentoring group which also planned the mother-daughter day last month, was inspired by a workshop that the She’s the First Continue reading

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AAH Uganda Girls Plan First Ever Mother-Daughter Day

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Every term at Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda, several girls are elected as leaders for the “Bahana Circle”. This group gets to plan monthly events and activities for the school. This term, with the help of She’s the First Continue reading

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Introducing New P1 Scholars in Uganda!

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Our students at Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda had a lot to be proud of last school year. Aside from the success of She’s the First scholars there, the school itself had 100% of their students pass the PLE, Continue reading


STF Scholars in Uganda Share Lessons From the School Year

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School at Arlington Academy of Hope in Uganda closed on December 4th for break and just reopen ed on February 3rd. We are thrilled to announce that all of our scholars passed their end of the year exams and are Continue reading

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