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.
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.
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.
Oct 26, 2017, 11:50 AM
Rice drying in the sun, in preparation for the upcoming kids' Christmas party.
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.
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.
Sep 28, 2017, 8:40 PM
Check out the impact of Child of Hope's slum Family Support team, seen in this 3-minute video. This work is provided entirely free for families of children at our school in the poverty-struck Namatala slum of eastern Uganda – where there is no other effective form of social support.
Sep 21, 2017, 4:25 PM
With a large family to support and in her mid-fifties, Betty wondered what more she could do to secure a steady income, her monthly family expenditure has always exceeded the rental income. Until...
Sep 18, 2017, 3:57 PM
Our nursery teachers are pioneering an effective learning system for children than you won’t see in other nursery schools in Uganda.
Sep 7, 2017, 6:21 PM
Two of our pupils, Andrew and Rachel, suffer from sickle cell disease, which affects the blood of some African children. It can cause anaemia which leads to terrible pain in the body and sadly often leads to an early death. BUt now we're helping them lead a normal life...