Group News: Uganda

  1. “Receiving Home Learning Packs Empowered Me to Be in Charge of My Own Learning”

    09/02/2021

    Meet Ronald! When the Cotton On Foundation team in Uganda needed help locating students to distribute home learning packs, 11-year old Namabaale Primary School student Ronald came to the rescue.

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  2. LIFE-CHANGING MASK RAISES $10M AUD GLOBALLY FOR QUALITY EDUCATION

    03/02/2021

    In September 2020, we announced that the Cotton On Foundation had reached a proud milestone moment, raising $5M AUD funds though the sale of face masks. Today, and thanks to you - our incredible team and customers - this life-changing mask has now raised $10M AUD globally to support Cotton On Foundation projects that keep kids healthy and in school. 

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  3. How Cotton On Foundation provides clean drinking water in Uganda

    08/01/2021

    Addressing the basic needs of every child, including access to clean drinking water, is the very first stepping stone to ensuring kids can access a quality education and break the cycle of poverty. Cotton On Foundation is committed to fulfilling these needs, so that every child they support can be a happy and healthy one! Here's a look into how they do this is Uganda...

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  4. Cotton On Foundation launch Australia’s first 100 percent aluminium bottled water

    25/09/2020

    We’re removing all single use plastic water bottles from Cotton On Group Australia stores and replacing them with the country’s first resealable aluminium bottled water. With 100 percent of proceeds contributing to quality education projects in Uganda, South Africa, Thailand and Australia - it’s infinitely recyclable and still life-changing.

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  5. Cotton On Foundation’s own Clare Najjemba speaks at the 2020 Girl Up Leadership Summit

    31/07/2020

    The Group’s philanthropic arm, Cotton On Foundation had an incredible opportunity to be part of the United Nation’s Foundation’s 2020 Girl Up Leadership Summit. Across three days, 125,000 participants from over 170 countries gathered online to learn, grow and talk about the big issues affecting women and girls globally alongside an impressive group of women in leadership from across the world.

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  6. Cotton On Foundation’s good hygiene essentials that give back

    24/07/2020

    We’re excited to announce that Cotton On Foundation is making some additions to their essentials items. The new range features, face masks, hand sanitiser, wipes, lip balm, tissues and hand lotion. Like always, these new handy items still change lives because 100 per cent of the proceeds contribute to global healthcare initiatives that help keep kids healthy and in school.

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  7. Get to know Cotton On Foundation’s Teacher Training Programs

    22/07/2020

    Cotton On Foundation exists to empower youth through quality education, which extends far beyond the child and into many different areas of the community. School facilities and their locations are considered; nutrition for children; school resources like textbooks and pencils; any limitations a school might have – the list goes on. But of course, no quality education program would be complete without an incredible team of teachers to deliver it.

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  8. Group makes AFR’s list of Australia’s top philanthropic corporates

    20/12/2019

    The Cotton On Group has been recognised as Australia’s 22nd highest giving corporate for 2019, published by The Australian Financial Review (AFR) in BOSS magazine this month.

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  9. Cotton On Foundation raise AUD $100M

    20/12/2019

    This week, because of the help of Cotton On Group team members and customers, the Cotton On Foundation has reached a total of AUD $100 million raised since the Group’s philanthropic arm was founded in 2007.

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  10. A gift that gives twice

    11/11/2019

    The holiday season is fast approaching. And at this time every year, the Cotton On Foundation release a range of beautiful cards with enamel pins, that when purchased, contribute towards providing a quality education for kids who need it most.

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