Rising Star Ministries

Who We Are

We are a sports and education ministry working to end poverty in Uganda by empowering young people from low-income communities through academic, spiritual and physical education.

Impacting Lives Through Soccer

Soccer is a tool Rising Star uses to reach out to the community, but it's not the end goal. See how Rising Star has impacted the life of a boy we call Fufa.

Our Latest Updates

On The Field-Episode 6

On The Field takes a look at the lives of Rising Star Ministries founders, Matt and Brecka Arnett, as missionaries serving in Uganda. The Arnett’s spend a lot of time on the soccer field. In this episode The Arnett’s chat with Jonah in the US and take a look at the uniqueness of missionary life.

Stanbic Bank Donates

Over 60% of children in Uganda don’t know how to read. Stanbic Bank made a donation of 10,000,000 UGX to help the Rising Star Reading Center, that  is giving hope to children in Uganda by providing resources that empower them academically.Interested in supporting our work? Become a monthly partner or click on the link to make a donation https://goo.gl/i27Mbe