Hello everyone, I hope this finds everyone well and enjoying lovely autumn weather in some parts of the world. Things at YES are ongoing. Our current project at Manna Rescue Home is the construction of a toilet/shower building for the boy’s dorm. It is still in the beginning stages as the picture shows. With the […]

Summer in Uganda

To all my friends and donors, Life continues to be full working in beautiful Uganda. I thank God to be a part of this program and people here. My health has been a bit up and down but at 71 years I am still quite strong with many things to do. The construction of the […]

Amaani Rwenzori!

Hello everyone, I realize that it was not long ago when I sent out a newsletter but I have exciting good news that I wanted to share. The German Welthungerhilfe proposal for a project for vocational training has passed after it was re-submitted. It is called a youth empowerment center that is named Amaani Rwenzori! […]

June 2015 Y.E.S. Update

Hello to all my friends, donors and family. Things continue to be very active in many directions at YES. Please let me share a few of the exciting directions we are in. The house being built for a family of five children left alone since their father died is coming along, although slowly. With a […]

Vocational Training

Our plans for the Vocational Training Centre have run into a few difficulties and the opening of this facility has been postponed indefinitely. Of course the requirement for vocational training for our non-academic orphans and vulnerable children cannot be postponed. Accordingly we are planning to develop a small pilot project to be delivered in existing […]

Archibald Project Spotlights Y.E.S.

[vimeo 126112474 w=500 h=281] Hello everyone, I have had a wonderful experience with an organization called the Archibald Project. The lovely couple who run it, Nick and Whitney Runyon came to visit me and the program one weekend and spent a lot of time doing a video and photos of the work. They also raised […]

Schooling at the Rescue Home

Hello everyone, Things here are going well with many things happening as always. The first term of school for 2015 is soon getting out and we pray that the kids are doing OK.  Like I mentioned in previous posts, we’ve had a retired school teacher come here to work for a year and work with some of the […]

Manna Rescue Home Sponsorship

Hello Everyone!  It’s been an eventful couple of months for us here at Y.E.S. Ministries! The last couple of months we have been able to enroll over 300 students in over 60 different schools, from Primary to University! Being able to provide these young people with an education is so important. Like I mentioned in […]

February 2015 Update

Whoa, I am way behind in keeping in touch with all of you. I have just realized that I have not written anything since returning home in June! I hit the ground running at the program with so many issues and projects and things going on. First, the dreamed of vocational center. The biggest issue […]