Tag Archives: Rural communities in Uganda

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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Sprucing up our School before Exams!

It’s been wonderful having the new paint job, both inside and out! We wanted to match this with sprucing up the school grounds. Boys and girls all jumped in and cheerily slashed our grass effectively. Thea just arrived from Australia … Continue reading

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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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Farm Progressing

It’s exciting seeing each area of plants grow steadily. Our Property Manager Ndawula and Rajan have been busy deciding on priorities, checking how different vegetables go in our exact soil. Above, Eggplant, capsicum and cabbages are beginning well. Above, carrots … 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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Nursery Thriving Before the Rainy Season

We have been excited as lots of cabbages, tomatoes, onions, and a wide variety of vegetables have been growing steadily, ready to be planted immediately after the first rains, due within 2 weeks. These vegetables are the beginning of our … Continue reading

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New Kitchen for Solid Daily Meals

We have been serving ‘porridge’ for lunch, but this year, we decided to give the orphans our best & trust God to supply. We built this kitchen, which will be able to store firewood during the rainy season & function … Continue reading

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New Year, New Building Projects.

Happy New Year friends! Well we’re excited as we’re off to a new start with … a brand new toilet block being constructed for the school for our orphans. It’s far more efficient here in Uganda to do a project … Continue reading

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