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Jan 15, 2018, 12:38 PM
Everyone’s a cleaner today! We’re getting ready for when the children return to us in a couple of weeks following their Christmas break.
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Jan 2, 2018, 5:12 PM
That looks hard work… the daily task of cooking posho for 566 hungry school kids! Posho is a maize flour porridge served with with beans cooked with cabbage and onions...
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Dec 29, 2017, 7:12 PM
The annual children's Christmas party was again a crazy, fun, delightful success with lots of gifts, dances, songs and presentations... all mixed up in a huge celebration. 
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Nov 27, 2017, 5:11 PM
We have now placed 18 of our orphaned or vulnerable school children in a total of 11 foster homes, offering a better environment for some of the children who couldn't live with their own immediate or extended families.
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Nov 15, 2017, 4:19 PM
Wow, our taps are flowing with water again… after a month without any! Water supply generally is a bit hit and miss, but our school isn’t even on the mains supply, unlike other buildings in Mbale – and our taps literally ran dry for a whole month. 
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Nov 9, 2017, 5:56 PM
Primary leaving exams (PLE) took place last week; this was Child of Hope’s third year of primary children preparing to move up to secondary school. If they pass this exam they can go on to secondary school; if not we will train them with vocational skills and possibly find apprenticeships.
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Nov 6, 2017, 4:19 PM
Within a year, one single mother’s dream of having her own bakery business has become the means of supporting her large family. 
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Oct 26, 2017, 11:50 AM
Rice drying in the sun, in preparation for the upcoming kids' Christmas party.
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Oct 19, 2017, 12:30 PM
Betty – one of the longest-serving staff members at CoH Uganda – was married to her beloved Sam on Saturday at St. Andrew's cathedral in Mbale, Uganda. She's the deputy manage of our welfare team.
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Oct 13, 2017, 12:08 PM
Welcome to Betty’s introduction… the Ugandan form of a wedding engagement, and it’s a very special event.