News

Supporting Haitian Artisans

COINS Foundation are supporting Edinburgh MBA student Lilian Lee to import art from Haiti to the UK. Lilian won the 2012 Grant Management Business Plan Competition, and COINS Foundation will match her prize money. Read more...

Visiting Sarah Ntiiro High School, Uganda

COINS Foundation visited a PEAS school in July 2012 with Susan Opok, Managing Director of PEAS Uganda. Sarah Ntiiro High School is in Mayuge District, and it currently has 352 students enrolled. 56.5% are girls. Read more...

Larry Sullivan Talks about Entrepreneurship as a Force for Good

Larry continued his 'Entrepreneurship as a Force for Good' series with a visit to Warwick Business School in September. Speaking to students on the MBA Entrepreneurship module, Larry began by outlining his own entrepreneurial journey, from selling ice-cream as a student in Chicago to founding six niche software houses. Read more...

Work Starts at Kawama Secondary School

At Kawama, Zambia, Build It International trainees have begun digging the foundations for a new secondary school, with funding from COINS Foundation. 20 local men and women joined the 'Training into Work' programme on 1st September. Read more...

Home Improvement Loans in Uganda

A team from COINS Foundation visited Uganda in July to pilot a filming project set to continue over the next 5-10 years. Supported and hosted by our delivery partner, Habitat for Humanity Uganda (HFHU), we met five families living in rural areas. Read more...