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Uganda: Day 9

Today we went to church with Moses and his family.  Was a wonderful service!  After that we visited the sewing guild and BOY! Are they doing so well.  They are reaching new heights. They have many orders for school uniforms and now they can make sweaters as we now  have a knitting machine! They no […]

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Uganda: Day 8

Well, today was the biggest day of all!  The Giving Circle Sponsorship Day!  This is the day when all the TGC sponsored children come to Wairaka (our home village) and receive small gifts from their sponsors.  We have 102 children sponsored now!  The way it works is this: Moses had a great idea to reduce […]

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Uganda: Day 7

Today we went to the very HOT Kagoma Gate. We did the following activities there: Teaching: Geography Class Swahili Grammar Class for older students & adults Science Class: the Solar System Music Class: learning to play recorders We also painted the Soroptimist Birthing Clinic!  Looking GREAT! Elizabeth came with us today (as she goes every […]

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Blog Post by Danielle Thorpe

I was so nervous on the way here that I cried in the airplane bathroom (both flights). Each morning I wake up it takes me a minute to remember where I am. Now it’s the end of Day 6. Every day is totally packed with activity, which is a lot, considering I spend most of […]

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Uganda: Day 6

Today we went to Wairaka and we taught the following classes for the adults (women): Business skills class Women’s Health class Yoga We then had a meal with the villagers. YUMM. Lastly, we met with our newly registered Ugandan Bank Board Members. The bank is called KOI KOI URAFIKI SAVINGS & LOAN and is a […]

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