The Story of Keiga Foundation
Frank Laaber meets Jonas Byaruhanga. Through Jonas, Frank makes first contact with Kampala, Uganda. Frank Laaber expands his activities in Uganda, supporting several charitable initiatives which strengthens the love for the Ugandan culture and its people.
Global Artistic Exchange
Frank and Jonas partner to host Ugandan artists for shows in Germany, establishing global artistic exchange as a supporting pillar of their work. Frank continuously supports charity initiatives and works alongside members of Keiga Dance Company in Uganda and Germany. The friendships with Ugandan artists and people deepened.
Through the connection to Frank Laaber, Jonas Byaruhanga and Dr. Christof Traidl meet in Kampala, Uganda and the idea for Keiga Foundation is born. By the end of 2019, Keiga Foundation is established as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization in the United States and as a charitable organization in Germany and in Uganda.
2021 to Present