ROTOM Update on COVID-19 Response

An update regarding COVID from our Founder: April 22, 2020 ROTOM RESPONSE TO COVID-19 (CORONA VIRUS) 2nd UPDATE ROTOM teams in Uganda and Ethiopia continue to make every effort to minimize the impact of the outbreak and subsquest measures taken by the authorities in response to COVID-19 on the older persons and children we support. […]

2019 Summer of Giving Campaign

Congratulations ROTOM Friends! You helped raise $8,765 for our 2019 Summer of Giving Campaign. This campaign allowed us to send our field staff the funds to purchase each senior friend a beautiful, traditional garment, so they would be included in community events like weddings, funerals and parties. Which they would be left out of, if […]

Meet our waiting Senior friends

Divensi Zalwango is an 80-year-old widow and mother of 11. Of her 11 children, only 4 sons are still living. Divensi has grandchildren but they do not live with her. She currently lives alone in a brick and cement house with 4 partially finished rooms. She receives some assistance from a friend’s son, Bashir, who […]