We empower Ugandans to bring about sustainable and lasting change through education, vocational training, conservation farming and clean water

Sponsor a child

Breaking the cycle of poverty for children in Africa AND their family


Author: Peter Doherty

How we work

We work alongside Ugandan communities to help increase crop yields, food, income, education, clean water, and health.



Our impact


of young people in employment


lives changed in 2018


every farmer at least doubled their crop yields

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  • Nordic Ski Marathon Challenge

    Having visited Kira farm and spent time with Amigos in Uganda I was so impressed by the Charity, all the employees and the amazing Phil who was one of the founders of Amigos. The huge difference they make to so many peoples lives, who have had some of the hardest starts imaginable. In this day and age it is also great that you can be sure that all the money donated actually goes to the charity, and goes into projects that are run by locals for locals for things they actually need. Read more

  • Simon's 2019 Bike Challenges

    Amigos are such a great charity helping so many people Read more


  • Double rainbows and loco loco!

    In October I joined a Supporters group visiting Amigos' projects in Uganda. It was emotional, uplifting, and soul-affirming! Read more

  • A ticket out of poverty

    ‘While on Kira I could feel my future brightening up before me and I left the Farm equipped with practical skills, knowing I was worth more than a dowry to my family. My hand in marriage didn’t need to be their ticket out of poverty.’ Read more

  • Why I fundraised for a borehole!

    Ever since I can remember I've always wanted to help people in need, but I didn't know how 'little me' could make a difference. Read more