Articles By: Lacey Taplin

Uganda Volunteer, Leah, Shares Her Experience

Uganda Volunteer, Leah, Shares Her Experience

“Think no more. Go,” says Uganda volunteer Leah This past summer we were fortunate to have several volunteers in Uganda.  One of those was Leah who visited both our Agwata and Jinja locations in August.  After completing a career in the military, Leah is now completing her master’s degree in public health.  She was quite […]

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Comparing School Systems: Uganda and the United States

Comparing School Systems: Uganda and the United States

Schooling in Uganda Differs from U.S. in Many Ways Our U.S. sponsors often receive letters from their sponsored children talking about how they are performing in school. Sometimes, it is hard to put their conversations in perspective because schooling in Uganda differs from the United States in so many ways. Britain’s school system served as the […]

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Outreach Uganda Brings the Power of Play to its Agatwa School with its First Playground

Outreach Uganda Brings the Power of Play to its Agatwa School with its First Playground

Donors’ Generosity Funds Northern Uganda Playground This month Outreach Uganda finalized the construction of our new playground for the children who attend our Agatwa School in northern Uganda. Following construction, the school celebrated with a community dedication ceremony. “It is a great help to the children, the school, and the community as a whole,” said […]

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