Here is the program of 2018 / 2019 activities for the Miss Uganda North America Leadership Program.
Miss Uganda North America Beauty Pageant
August 31st 2018, Seattle – Washington: Our Voices Elevated
This year’s pageant theme ‘Our Voices Elevated’ is dedicated to all the women empowerment movements of years past, including #metoo, #equalpay and this year’s women’s day theme #pressforprogress. More information and updates can be found here. If you’re a young woman 18 – 30 and would like to compete for the prize – which includes the Cares Tour of Uganda and the UNAA emerging leaders scholarship, you can apply here.
Rise Up Awards
August 31st 2018, Seattle – Washington: Celebrating diaspora voices that stand up for women
This year’s Rise Up Awards will be presented at the beauty pageant in Seattle. Nominations for these outstanding members of our North American community can be done here.
2019 Cares Tour of Uganda
The 2019 Cares Tour of Uganda will visit the Bwindi Region. This tourism, culture and charity tour is the beauty pageant winner’s prize, and courtesy of the Uganda Tourism Board, guests are welcome to join us on the tour. You can contact us today to be a part. More details will be available soon. Highlights for the 2018 Cares Tour can be found here.
2019 LadiesFirst! Conference
Bigger, Better Space for Women in Leadership
Following on the success of the 2018 LadiesFirst! Forum, LadiesFirst!2019 will be a bigger conference with more time for discussions and presentations. More details will be available soon. Highlights for the 2018 LadiesFirst! Forum can be found here.