Toonda Cultural Community Center (Toonda comes from Swahili “to create”) offers local people the opportunity to meet, to try out, to exchange art and culture in the rural environment of Western Uganda. It is a place for an open exchange of ideas, for creative processes and cooperation between people of different cultures.



Our first Artist@CommunityWork Anna Myga Kasten from Germany visited Toonda and designed the Toonda Theater, which we currently construct. We’re excited about our soon to be heart of the Community Center!!! We’d like to thank the German Embassy of Uganda for their support!Please help us to make the theater reality and donate at

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Toonda Festival 2021 – In memory of Jonas

For the big opening of Toonda Cultural Community Center we’ll be having a one month festival, starting August 18th 2021. Full of workshops with international artists and lectures about everything the community is interested in. Activities, movie-nights and live-performances – the full program will follow soon! As a result of the festival we would like…

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is for all age groups and independent of educational background
is a place where different local groups can meet or where new groups can emerge
promotes arts & culture
boosts cultural exchange

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Sponsor a schoolkid or a children’s activity with only 150€ per year!

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mobile: +256 (0)7 06 74 18 20
whatsapp: +49-151-70 81 91 60

Visit us

From Fort Portal drive on Kamwenge Road towards Kibale Forest. Branch at Kasiisi, cross Ruteete and take the right main road in Rwihamba. When you see the Lake Nyambuga, you branch left down at the signpost “Water project” towards Sadghuru School, pass the source and drive up.