Tag Archives: War Orphans

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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Looking Smart!

We were very excited to get new outfits for our football team, seen here with 3 of our teachers. Also quite a number of children whose uniforms had begun to need replacing, received new, fresh ones, thanks to the donations … 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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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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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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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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