School farms: Drake’s story

Last year, we posted this blog on our new school farms project and this week we want to take the opportunity to share with you some exciting updates. Under Fred’s diligent guidance these farms have thrived and we now have over 900 children receiving at least one meal a day provided by on-site farms! These

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Supporting orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs)

Earlier in this year, representatives from all over the world gathered in Chiang Mai, Thialand, for the ‘World Without Orphans’ global forum. With a total of 153 million orphans world-wide (and at least 2.5 million orphans in Uganda alone) a little bit of HOPE, like many of the other organisations attending the summit, feels strongly

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Butaleja open for business

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Earlier this year, this satirical meme went viral after a comment made by one of the presidential candidates in the US elections. While the image itself is highly critical of such an exaggerated attitude, it does reflect an increasingly pervasive assumption that you need large amounts of money to make a difference in the world.

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Busolwe library: Butaleja’s hive of activity

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I thought I might begin this week’s book-focused blog by giving you all the opportunity to take this brilliant little BBC quiz; the idea being that most Britons will only have read 6 out of these 100 famous books. Now, whether it is was forced upon you in school, or you’re simply a committed bibliophile,

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a little bit of NEWS | February 2016

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Our latest edition of a little bit of NEWS is now available. This month’s includes:  … Grace’s account of giving out widows’ hampers at Christmas … Highlights from our re-usable sanitary towels project … Some of our plans for 2016 … The story of Moses, challenging and inspiring our school farms. Read a little bit

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The IT Crowd…

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When it comes to computers, I’ll be the first to admit that for someone who uses one every day, my understanding of all things electrical is pretty shoddy! My go-to fix-all is to simply turn things off and on again when they start acting up and while this often does the trick, I must admit

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