The Management of CHUSS has sponsored 100 students to participate in the MakRun. The 2018 Annual MakRun is scheduled to take place on 25th March, 2018 starting from the University Freedom Square. The Chief Runner will be the Katikiiro of Buganda, Owek. Charles Peter Mayiga.
The MakRun is organised by the Makerere University Endowment Fund (MakEF) – an entity of Makerere University established in 2014 and mandated to achieve her long term financial sustainability efforts.
The Run is aimed at supporting the Fund’s inaugural project “Students Centre” that will be the meeting point for students. The estimated cost is UGX15 billion. The Students Centre is aimed at enhancing the quality of students' life and experience.
Tickets for the run cost UGX15,000 for students and UGX25,000 and 50,000 for alumni and well wishers. They are sold at several centres including the Planning and Development Department, Piato Restaurant on Lumumba Avenue, Makerere University Printery and Makerere University Guest House.
The Run has been sponsored by Airtel Uganda and DFCU Bank.