Welcome to the home of KKSY Putti Community, the only Sephardi Jewish congregation in Uganda. KKSY number just a few hundred, they live peacefully side by side, with their Christian and Muslim neighbors. PVAO, a USA registered charity, helps to support the KKSY community, full name Kahal Kadosh She'erit Yisra'el. PVAO mainly focus on education and health care. Religious instruction is offered to KKSY thru Sephardi contacts in USA, UK and Europe. KKSY own a Torah scroll and make use of a nearby mikveh. Over the next few years, KKSY hope to become a successful, commercial farming community.
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  • Read about the history of the Abayudaya – comprising a third of Putti Village is this unique Orthodox Jewish congregation in Eastern Uganda.

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The KKSY Community came together to celebrate Hanukka, The Festival of Light.

PVAO funded a community party and dinner. Every adult was asked to bring a small present such as a pencil, pen or even piece of fruit, that would  then be given out to each child attending the party. Traditionally children are given money and gifts at Hanukka. Candles placed in the menorah, are light and […]

Great Leadership And Compassion Shown During A Time Of Need

  Recently the town of Mbale located close to the KKSY community, suffered extreme flooding. People were left homeless, no electricity nor clean water,  schools and offices were closed. Transport came to a halt. The local hospital doctors did what they could with their very limited stock of medicines.   Tarphon Kamya the Head of […]

Good News For Our U.K. Donors

Our beautiful KKSY 2020 calendar is now on sale.

 
This beautiful calendar highlighting life in the KKSY community starts Sept 2019 (Jewish New Year) and runs thru to Dec 2020.

Remember that all funds raised by the sale of the calendar go to the KKSY Education Program.

Place your orders buy clicking on the link BUY NOW below.

For more info click the link to our merchandise page above