After dealing with the loss of both of her parents and living on the streets in her youth, Stella Atukuri has overcoming countless obstacles to get to where she is today. Stella is in her last year of completing a bachelors program in Social Work and Social Administration at Uganda Christian University. What will make her a great social worker? She very outgoing, friendly and personable) and desires to help people. Stella truly possesses a gift for listening, providing comfort and encouraging people in positive ways. CROSO (see more info below) has helped fund Stella's schooling since 2014, and she has made us proud with her academic success and drive to help her community. All donations made to CROSO through this CrowdRise site will go directly to funding Stella's education. Please donate today to help Stella finish her degree in 2017!
CROSO is a 501c3 organization based in the Chicago area that supports former street children in Uganda to attend post-secondary academic institutions. CROSO was founded in 2007 and has since seen 15 scholars graduate, while currently supporting 16 additional scholars. To learn more about their mission, feel free to visit the website: www.CROSO.org