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So Many Flowers!! 2017 Spring Gala

We are so excited for this 2017 Spring Gala! So many flowers as well as so many way to participate in this year’s Spring Gala!  We all love choices, so choose the one that fits your needs! I will be attending … Continue reading

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Things work differently in Uganda!

Sending Newsletters A very real challenge this year has been communicating with Children UP back in the states. When electricity does not work…neither does Internet. For several days in a row the electrical was out in the evenings and mornings.  Not having … Continue reading

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Betty and Charlies’s First Leg of the Journey to Uganda 2015!

Getting Here. . .   Twenty hours on a plane, seven on a bus, six hours in airports.   We are exhausted. Our most interesting adventure so far was arriving in Entebbe without one large piece of luggage. We went back the … Continue reading

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Meet Moses Akantorana….. An early success story!

When we first started going to Uganda we met Moses.   At the time he was working in a field lab in southern Uganda.   Though he had graduated from high school, he was not able to finance a college education.  He … Continue reading

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Women’s Cooperative!

We were interested in buying some Ugandan crafts.  In Gulu we found the Wawoto Kacel.   It is a cooperative organized by the Catholic Church.  They have a small store with beautiful fabric items, necklaces, baskets and other items. There … Continue reading

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Arrived and Thriving in Uganda!

So much to do in so little time!!!  Working with the internet in Uganda makes you appreciate the internet at home. We had a wonderful and productive meeting with the mentors.  We gathered the information to select our three new students.  Almost … Continue reading

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Getting ready to see our Ugandan friends

We are getting ready to go back to Uganda fro our annual trip. This year there will be a new person to meet. Akidi Doria Nicole was born about a month ago to our mentor Rachel Akullu and her husband … Continue reading

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