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We are part of an amazing partnership with the villages of Ogoloi, Bukedea and Ongongoja in Uganda. The aim is to empower and equip the orphans and their families of these communities as they touch our lives and forever change us in return.  Ultimately, we want to move communities from surviving to thriving and then succeeding.  There are a number of things that contribute to the success that the communities are having,… Read More

Change Their Story This year, for Christmas, as we celebrate the birth of a King who chose a manger for a crib, and a cross as a throne, we are encouraging you to join us in changing the story of the thousands of orphaned and vulnerable children around the world who are truly in need of the good news of Christmas. Every year, in place of the hustle and bustle of shopping and wrapping and… Read More

Last year…our friends and family banded together to celebrate the birth of Jesus a little differently.…and we raised over $27,000 for the orphaned kids at our CarePoints in Uganda And, once again, our friends and family will be    celebrating Christmas a little differently this year!    In place of the hustle and bustle of gift buying and gift wrapping and gift getting, we are working to celebrate the Advent season by giving the gift of hope  and… Read More

We are a little weird as a family. We never taught our kids about Santa Clause. For some reason the idea of lying to my kids about a jolly old guy in red that flies around in a sleigh, sliding down chimneys and bringing presents on the day we are supposedly celebrating the birth of our King seemed a little counter-productive. Especially when I consider the idea that I am also teaching them about another man… Read More

Dear Friends of Orphans of Teso We are extremely happy to report that over the last few days we have received numerous donations towards the Bukedea Well as well as several commitments to donate that we are hoping come through this Christmas weekend. We have just over $1,300 to go or about 52 gifts of $25 http://www.ChristmasWell.com  We are very hopeful that we will have raised the $5,000 necessary to have the well dug… Read More