Monthly Archives: July 2011

Nancy’s Success!

Children UP is excited. Nancy, our first university graduate has started her own forestry business fighting climate change…AND… she has been hired to do a three week Environmental Impact Assessment for a proposed road near the border with Tanzania. All … Continue reading

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Creative Donors

Children UP appreciates all of the donors who generously support the education of Ugandan youth. Besides the normal generosity of our supporters, we have been particularly impressed with some of the creativity of helping out. A young couple feels it … Continue reading

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Taking Flight – a fundraiser

On a very hot and steamy Saturday, July 2nd, friends gathered at the back yard of John and Susan Nester to paint birds as decoration for their homes. Under the shade of a tent and trees in the back yard … Continue reading

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Akite Tereza

Akite Tereza finished primary school last year with high results on her primary school exit exams and especially good grades in mathematics. She has been living with an uncle, as her father has a disability that prevents him from earning … Continue reading

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Children UP in Forbes.com

Eight Retirees Who Founded Nonprofits    by:  Michelle Cerone,                            used with permission of Forbes Media LLC / May 19,2011  http://www.forbes.com/2011/05/19/eight-retirees-who-start-a-non-profit_slide.html For many, it was a desire to … Continue reading

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