Category Archives: Helping Hands

Farewell to our friend, Chris Gelken, 1955 – 2014

“What counts in life is not the Mere Fact that we have lived. It is what Difference we have Made to the Lives of others. That will determine the Significance of the Life we Lead.“ – Nelson Mandela On 4th … Continue reading

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Can an Ordinary Child Survive Abuse Amidst Escalating Poverty?

  Children are a gift from God – fragile, delicate and, above all, a blessing to every African community. Failing to have a child, a family is deemed accursed. Such couples will give their all in search of a child … Continue reading

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Children’s Art Project

Ridealist organizes Children’s Art Project and Exhibition in Bududa District Step into a world of lush trees heavy with fruit and zebras grazing under green trees.  Where men herd cows, women tend gardens and children jump rope in schoolyards.  There … Continue reading

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Please sponsor this child!

  In mid-November,  a tearful teenager, Dorcus Nambozo, knocked on the door of the Global Outreach Uganda /Hands of Action Uganda offices. With her was her three-month-old son.    Aged just 17, Dorcus is in a desperate position. Once a promising student, … Continue reading

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Helping Hands send a sewing machine, books and training

    We are grateful for these gifts from our friends   Thank you, friends from around the world, who have helped us in so many ways!  Here are more stories about those who have reached out to donate needed … Continue reading

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Helping Hands – Friends send food

  For I was hungry and you fed me We send love and thanks to our special friends who have heard our cry for help and have sent us much needed donations of food.  They gave what they could spare … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

  Helping Hands will be a regular feature where we highlight the contributions of the kind people who help our community.   Friends around the world send help Mosquito nets are a gift of life We thank our friends, Shirin … Continue reading

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