A Touching Tribute

On July 21, 2012 the graduates of YES Uganda organized a wonderful celebration for me that I will never forget. I was so very moved and overwhelmed by the love they all showed. The day started by meeting at the Church of Uganda Cathedral where the Bishop gave a talk and blessing and then joined […]

Adoption Story

It is wonderful news to share that Mzee now has a loving home with a dad, mom and two sisters. He is one of our older boys and not many people have the heart to adopt an older child. He is a very fortunate boy and will now have the love and attention he has always […]

Water and washing

I though this might just be an interesting update for many people, especially those who have running water and washing machines! We pray that the rains will continue as I have just had this large tank installed to collect the rainwater to use for washing sheets and clothes. It will be so helpful to us […]

Update on Catherine

It is wonderful news that Catherine is now back home. She had 4 areas of bone with growths removed and the condition is called multiple hereditory oxostosis for anyone interested. It has about a 10% chance of being malignant. Those are good odds and we continue to pray for her. It has been a painful process but her […]

Catherine’s Story

This sweet girl is Catherine. She is an orphan who lives with her grandmother and 22 other cousins who are also orphans. As she started growing her bones became long and then the wrists became very sore with protruding bones. She had X-rays done and they found she has growths in both wrists. Finally after […]

The rains have started!

I thank God because the rains have now started. The timing is perfect because the seeds and equipment for 120 families have also arrived. The Welthungerhilfe project is a food and agriculture project initiated by a German Non-Governmental Organization that has partnered with us. They are working to alleviate the problems of our very poor […]

A new school term begins with many new applicants

The first term of 2012 starts on the coming Monday, the 30th of January. We have interviewed close to one hundred children and adults and still have to further investigate 30 families to determine the extent of their situations. After that process, we need to meet and make a decision concerning who we can assist […]