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Jul 14, 2020, 5:59 PM
A former pupil has volunteered his help with our agriculture project and, in saving the venture some overheads, has helped make it more cost-effective.
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Jul 9, 2020, 12:47 PM
A new disadvantage for the children in Namatala slum is being unable to access the government’s TV-based learning programmes during the Covid 19 lockdown. To overcome the problem, teachers are making home-learning visits to the Primary 7 learners, who are due to take their primary leaving exam at the end of the year.
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Jul 8, 2020, 11:03 AM
Peter is a seven-year-old pupil in the nursery department at Child of Hope School and – since his dad's bike was stolen – walks a round journey of four miles between his home and school.
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Jun 29, 2020, 3:31 PM
Would you like your online shopping to help raise funds for Child of Hope? Well, that can happen if you shop via Give as you Live Online!
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Jun 26, 2020, 11:40 AM
80 of our IGA mums have been prevented from working their agricultural project by the Covid-19 travel restrictions – badly affecting their family income. But all is not lost…
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Jun 19, 2020, 11:20 AM
Because his mother lives and works far away in Kenya, Boniface has lived with his grandmother Mary during term-time since he was a little boy attending Child of Hope nursery. He is now in secondary school and often visits his mother in the holidays, but Coronavirus has put paid to this for the past three months.
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Jun 8, 2020, 12:43 PM
Young Tom was shocked to find out how tough it is right now for the pupils of the Child of Hope School in the Namatala slum in Uganda. He wanted to his bit to help and decided to 'Jump for Hope’.
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Jun 1, 2020, 3:37 PM
Ebay is helping charities like Child of Hope raise vital funds – by encouraging people to sell their unwanted items as they declutter their homes during the lockdown.
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May 29, 2020, 12:30 PM
Thank you again to everyone who has generously donated to our emergency appeal to support slum families through the coronavirus crisis. To date we have received £54,344, which is helping many hundreds of slum families survive through a long period of total lockdown. We will continue to support them until the crisis and its after-effects are over.
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May 18, 2020, 12:55 PM
It is the rainy season in Uganda when people are digging and planting their gardens. But with the Covid-19 lockdown, our farming project for mums is on hold...