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Meet Hank

Meet our new male goat, Hank Thunderman! We have a goat project on our farm for several purposed: to generate income to make the farm sustainable, to provide manure to feed our crops, and to teach goat herd management practices. The goats we have on the farm were donated by our friends at Give a...

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Successful Student Business

One group of students in our Work 4 A Living program has set a new record for money earned during the course. This group thought outside the box and came up with an idea that is new to Jinja. In our course, we teach them basic business principles such as book keeping, marketing, etc and...

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New Training Program

Tourism is big industry in Jinja, so there are many job opportunities in the service industry. In our Work 4 A Living program, we seek to equip and empower unemployed youth to get jobs and start businesses. Since the service industry has so many available jobs, we have begun running a new service and hospitality...

Schooling Dilemma
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Schooling Dilemma

We are facing a dilemma when it comes to the girl’s school. Paytyn will be going into the 9th grade (I can’t believe it either!). The school she is going to will continue for one more year, but will not continue after that. Most of her classmates are going to boarding school at Rift Valley...

Seeing Fruit from Work 4 A Living
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Seeing Fruit from Work 4 A Living

We have been running our Work 4 A Living Center for about a year now and we are really beginning to see the fruit from this program! The best thing that has happened is training up a Ugandan facilitator. Jennifer Mugisha was one of my students that came through the program. Her brother was in...