Mpumwire Primary School


Mpumwire-20mural-202Mpumwire Primary School hangs on the border between the Budondo and Butagaya sub-counties. The school itself sits on a hill, overlooking the communities and dusty red paths below.

Before Soft Power Education worked here the school had:-

  • -816 pupils
  • -12 teachers
  • -6 government standard classrooms – 6 condemned
  • -7 pit latrine toilets
  • -Water source – stream




During the summer of 2004 Madventure volunteers living locally within the village, helped us on site.

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Soft Power Education has done the following:-

  • -Installation of a 8,000 ltr water catchment system
  • -Refurbished 6 classrooms
  • -Internal and external decorating of 9 classrooms
  • -Sensitised the local community and school on water catchment and maintenance
  • -Ran a successful voluntary Youth Training Scheme for young males in the community

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