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End of Term 1 Celebrations

Each term it’s exciting for the children to have a chance to receive awards and recognition for their hard work during the term. We give award certificates to children from each class, not only for the top academically, but to … Continue reading

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New Librarian!

We are so excited that our new Librarian is so well educated and skilled. She is also very good with computer, so when we eventually get solar power ¬†she’ll be able to competently help the children with research, watching video … Continue reading

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Running and Sports Preparation

Nation-wide we have Inter-school sports competitions this term. Our young people are actually particularly athletic and love volleyball and football throughout the year. This season though, they’ve been quite intensely practising running and relay practice.

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Paint Makes the place SHINE! =)

It’s exciting seeing tangible progress right before our eyes! The painting is really coming along in the school we’re using for our dear orphans. You can see the amazing contrast already. Above the school when we first took it over, … Continue reading

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Showed Beautiful Jesus Movie for Easter

Since there’s no electricity in the area where our farm is, getting a chance to see a movie is a rare treat. Rajan set up the screen, and since our audio is strong, hundreds of people can easily sit/stand each … Continue reading

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Kony2012 is Hilighting Our Needs

We are grateful that the Invisible Children team are drawing attention to the plight of orphans here in Gulu. Our children were children of the child soldiers. They have heartbreaking personal stories & even our staff & farm workers where … Continue reading

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Teachers Who Care

This year we feel extremely blessed to have such a terrific teaching staff. Some are pictured below: Jennifer, Francis, Douglas, Principal-Michael, Dorine, Lawrence, Jennifer, Many, Ketty and Richard–some of our excellent team. Teachers Jennifer, Richard and Mary enjoying a light … Continue reading

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Cesar’s First Letter!

We had a thrill this week because Cesar received a letter from our friend & donor Uncle John in Australia. None of the children had ever seen a real letter before so Cesar was surrounded by many friends as he … Continue reading

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Clean Start to the New Year

The toilet block we’ve built is all finished now, ready for the coats of paint. Teaching cleanliness here in Africa is an extremely needed exercise, so we’ve started the school year with an emphasis on it, thanks to generous donations … Continue reading

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Something Out Of Nothing

Each week is seeing a LOT of tangible progress. The toilet is getting the roof today, after having the walls cemented smoothly. It’s exciting that the toilet block has been built just in perfect time before the students come back.

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