To be the leading Development Organization in Uganda, with steadily growing membership promoting integrated self-help activities, with an aim of making the world a better place to live in.


UKS is a family-like community NGO, working with communities in Society, Church and State, Marriage and Family, providing technical support towards self–help and spiritual renewal for integral development, with values embedded in the Catholic Social Doctrine, and the teachings of Adolph Kolping.

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    Hon. Matia Kasaija, Minister of Finance officiating at the rebranding ceremony of KMF Uganda Ltd. Present is Hon. Noeline Kisembo, MP Kibale, Hon. Lawrence Bategeka, MP Hoima municipality, UKS President Francis Mayombo and MD Aloysius Mugasa.

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    Uganda Kolping Society board launches tree planting programme to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Kolping existence in Uganda.

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    Agricultural Production enhanced by Kolping Projects.

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    UKS Board touring Munteme Forest

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    UKS Board with staff at KMF Offices in Mityana

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    UKS Board Members with Masindi Kolping Hotel Staff

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    Masindi Kolping Hotel Cottages. Visit www.ugandakolpinghotels.com

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Welcome to Uganda Kolping Society

The Uganda Kolping Society (UKS) is a Catholic Social Action Organisation which is part of the International Kolping Society (IKS), based in Cologne Germany and founded by Fr. Adolph Kolping. It is a worldwide network of Kolping families organised variably at Local, Regional and International levels. UKS was ratified by the International Convention held at Innsbruck as a National Organization in 1982.

UKS exists in 17 Catholic Dioceses with over 13,277 members in 460 Kolping Families. UKS has been carrying out community development work in Uganda since it's inception. Its Head Office is located in Hoima, Uganda.

The first Kolping Family was established on the 4th December 1977 at Munteme in Hoima Catholic Diocese.

The mandate of UKS lies in giving opportunity for a better life through improving livelihoods through hard work and self reliance. UKS operates at National, Zonal, Diocesan and Local levels. UKS focuses on promoting savings and credit among its members, improving agriculture and environmental protection.

Organisation Vision
To be the leading Development organization in Uganda with steadily growing membership, promoting, integrated self help activities with an aim of making the world a better place to live in.

Uganda Kolping Society is a family – like Community Non-Governmental Organisation working with Communities in Society, Church and State providing technical support towards self-help and spiritual renewal for the integral development with values embedded in Catholic Social Doctrines, Marriage and Family and the teachings of Adolph Kolping.

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Quick contacts

Address: P.O. Box 76, Hoima Uganda
Tel: +256 465 440165
+256 465 423059
Fax: +256 465 440313
Email: info@kolpingug.org
Website: www.kolpingug.org