Category Archives: Uganda

STORY // MBALE, UGANDA

A few months ago I spent a few days meeting with some amazing women who are part of a micro-loan program.  BHW partner here had a heart for women who were widows or single mothers and wanted to help them.  She created a micro-loan program and it was amazing to hear the stories of how […]

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STORY // Uganda :: Lira

I’m not sure I have the words to describe to you this place or the life these beautiful people have experienced.  We spent a week in Lira.  BHW works with a family there who is caring for a bunch of orphans.  Sometime back during the heat of the LRA war, there was a pastor who […]

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STORY // Uganda :: Jinja

After Busia we headed down to Jinja which is a town on Lake Victoria and also the source of the White Nile.  Last year I was able to visit Bahir Dar, Ethiopia which is where the source of the Blue Nile originates from Lake Tana.  So, pretty cool to see the two headwaters of the […]

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STORY // UGANDA :: BUSIA

Once we got into Uganda we went and spent some time in a village just outside of Busia.  There is a couple there who have created a Micro-Loan program that is just awesome.  Our partners had invited a bunch of the loan recipients to swing by their home while we were there and we spent […]

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SSEKO DESIGNS // INTERVIEW

While in Kampala I was fortunate to be introduced to Sseko Designs.  Sseko Designs is a great little social entrepreneurship company that makes ladies sandals with a passion for helping young women in Uganda.  I was able to go and visit the ladies and see the sandals being made.  Cameron, one of the awesome ladies […]

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