Class is in Session

We never dreamed that classes could begin before our arrival – but God knew that the village just needed hope, inspiration and a little help. The school belongs to the community, and their involvement is vital for its long-term success. The school now has 39 children enrolled across four grades with a volunteer teacher. This…

Progress

We recently received these photos of the progress being made at the primary school. We long to be there and see it all in person, yet we are very grateful that the community is having the opportunity to take part in preparing their own schools. By the time we arrive, they will feel that we…

Not Easily Broken

A person learns where to go and what to do in order to find food when he or she is desperate. In many areas in East Africa, that means going to a camp or food distribution center for emergency relief. These programs are very helpful in times of crisis, but they are not without consequence.…

More than Agriculture

Why is it strategic to immediately dedicate ourselves to agricultural development? It is estimated that only 2% of the arable land in this region of East Africa is being farmed, and the people are still living at a subsistence level that makes them vulnerable to famine. 95% of the population depends on agriculture. Currently, this region of East…