At Children of Uganda, we understand that when you give, you connect. Here, we'll post the news that shows how we build connections for the long-term. We're delighted you're part of our family. Check out the latest stories and notes below.
“Looking back, I realize that I had died emotionally during the catastrophe that befell my family and I was raised to life by Children of Uganda.
There are people in my life that I have to appreciate for making me who I am today ~ and there is no one more so than my Children of Uganda (COU) sponsor family. They have been so instrumental in my life ~ teaching me how to achieve in this world and inspiring me in everything I do. They became my new family after I had lost everyone. It really is a miracle to have reached this far.
I was born in 1992 in a village called Buhanama ~ the last of 11 children. My father was a government soldier in the 1970′s and officially had two wives ~ the second of whom was my mother. I loved both of my parents, but I was mainly close to my mom. She was a local church leader and I remember seeing women from the community converging in our compound for religious gatherings.… READ MORE
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