About Us

We're for social causes

Straight Talk Foundation (STF) is an indigenous communication for development not-for-profit organization with invaluable experience in the design and management of health and development communications programs. It started as a UNICEF-funded newspaper, Straight Talk, in 1993 and acquired NGO status in 1997. The primary target audience of Straight Talk Foundation is young people 10- 24 years. Teachers and parents are targeted as secondary audiences. Originally, STF focused entirely on adolescent sexuality and reproductive health (ASRH) and preventing HIV. However, STF has grown into an organiz...


Improving the sexual and reproductive health and well-being of young people through advocacy, evidence-driven communication initiatives, and the provision of youth-friendly services.


Straight Talk Foundation envisions a world in which young people have access to sexual and reproductive health services and rights and live healthy and productive lives.


Our goal is to develop innovative communication approaches that shall address the reproductive health and development needs of the young people in Uganda.


The Director's Message

The Straight Talk Foundation has been in existence since 1993 and has consistently served numerous generations of young people in Uganda. Since its establishment, Straight Talk has dedicated its efforts to leading and supporting initiatives aimed at providing young people in Uganda with the necessary services and information to help them transition safely into adulthood. The model adopted by the Straight Talk Foundation places children and young people at the core of our work. We ensure that we meaningfully involve them in the development and execution of our programs countrywide

Causes To Care

Being The Reason For Someone's Smiles

We exist for non-profits, social enterprises, community groups, activists, and more.


NORAD: Save the Children International

Straight talk foundation is supported to implement the Defending Girls Futures through the reduction...


Save the Children – Baana Project

This collaboration between STF and Save the Children International started in 2018. Previously known...


Raising Hope Project

Supported by UNICEF, this project is implemented in 17 districts of Kasese, Tororo, Nabilatuk, Abim,...








Radio Programs

Latest News And Blog

Latest charity blog

We exist for non-profits, social enterprises, community groups, activists,lorem politicians and individual citizens that are making.

  • 1st, Aug 2022
  • By: Admin

Straight Talk Foundation Signs a New Partnership Agreement

Straight Talk Foundation will partner with ADRA Uganda in the implementation of a new six-year gender-focused Project code-named TOGETHER Project in t...

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  • 1st, Jun 2022
  • By: Admin


My name is Mercy Awino and I am of the  Ethur tribe from Abim district in the Karamoja region of Uganda.I recently graduated with a Second Cl...

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  • 1st, Jun 2022
  • By: Admin


In 2012 I applied for a Straight Talk bursary funded by the Embassy of Ireland, and I was selected for A-level.In my final S6 examinations, I scored 1...

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