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Sep 12, 2016, 6:04 PM
Mum-of-six Margret was so poor that she didn’t have a mattress to sleep on – which became one of her goals when we helped her start her own business selling vegetables.
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Sep 5, 2016, 5:02 PM
Meet Alice. At nine years old she was fighting for her life after an horrific accident with a paraffin lamp that gave her third degree burns over her abdomen, chest, upper arms and neck.
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Aug 31, 2016, 5:25 PM
Land behind the school has been converted for an ongoing project that will train our pupils in growing certain vegetables, such as potatoes, peas, beans, cabbage, egg plants and tomatoes.
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Aug 25, 2016, 5:16 PM
We’re very pleased with the way our new vocational programme is going – it’s helping our less-academic kids gain some very useful skills that let them their sights on future jobs.
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Aug 22, 2016, 1:13 PM
A trade show arrived at the football stadium in Mbale, complete with wild animals – and we took our our older children (P4, 5, and 6) along to see it.
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Aug 16, 2016, 5:12 PM
Child of Hope have become a charity partner of Christian Legacy, a body which helps people understand the value and purpose of leaving a gift to a charity in your will. It produces a free legacy guide, which can be requested online.
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Aug 11, 2016, 10:58 AM
​Just for fun... here’s a very short video showing all 460 pupils and staff at our school in the Namatala Slum – standing on the verandas at the school and cheering their heads off for half a minute.
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Aug 8, 2016, 4:17 PM
With new threats against educational institutions in our area of Uganda, we've built a secure entrance and fencing all around the school.
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Aug 4, 2016, 2:32 PM
​At our slum-based school, our ducks are laying eggs like there’s no tomorrow.
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Aug 1, 2016, 5:30 PM
It was great to have a visit from Graeme Wheeler, who is the uncle of Martin Hayter, our Uganda-based volunteer who heads up our building projects and our Income Generating Activities (IGA) programme.