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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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Uganda: Day 5

Today we went back to Busoga and taught just a few classes: Child Rights & Protection (teachers and students) Art Class Then, the big event of the day was the Koi Koi Olympics!  The events were: Volleyball 3-legged race Soccer kick Spoon race Golf Bean bag toss After all this under the HOT, HOT sun, […]

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