Oct 5, 2015, 4:32 PM
The social impact of what we do in the Namatala slum is quick-hitting… one of the first benefits for a child starting at our school is to receive a pair of new shoes – probably the first pair of shoes he’s ever had.
Sep 28, 2015, 4:15 PM
Our at-risk pupils – 19 boys and 10 girls – live in two small adjacent properties that we rent to be their home. To be honest, with no windows, it’s not much better than a lock up garage. There is barely room to move around or store any of their things, which are minimal. One of our greatest needs is for a new home for all the children to be able to have more space and better living conditions… and we are exploring how we can build something suitable.
Sep 22, 2015, 4:22 PM
Since Rebecca set up a business with our help – selling soap, sugar, cooking oil and pancakes she makes herself – in less than a year she has been able to afford to send two of her other children to local schools and to move her family to a two-bedroom home instead of the previous one small room. That's her business stall in the background by the side of the road.
Sep 4, 2015, 12:54 PM
Here’s the latest view of our school in Namatala slum – it’s had a final lick of paint and flooring to finish it in time for an official opening… hopefully any day soon!
Aug 24, 2015, 5:50 PM
Could you fundraise or get involved with Child of Hope on Saturday September 5 – the United Nations’ International Day of Charity?
Jul 28, 2015, 6:01 PM
We’re very proud of Patrick, who we think is a real success story. A boy with physical and learning difficulties, constantly dribbling at the mouth and nose running, hardly able to hold a crayon. But now...
Jul 23, 2015, 4:33 PM
We thought you’d like to see products made by some of our pupils’ mums – now for sale online in the USA!