Category: Blog Posts

Work 4 A Living Center
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Work 4 A Living Center

I was blessed to be able to travel to South Africa to become accredited to facilitate a program called Work 4 A Living. This program empowers and equips unemployed youth with the skills necessary to find and keep a job. This program addresses things such as the poverty mindset (I am poor, I will always be...

School Partnership
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School Partnership

We are very blessed in that we have two primary schools very near our farm in Mayuge. This means there are always tons of children in and around our farm (especially during mango season!). I’ve been looking for ways that I can partner with one or both of these schools so that we can teach the children...

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Project Status

I wanted to take an opportunity to share the status of some of the projects that our wonderful donors have made possible. We have completed the fence around our whole farm! This is a huge step because it has helped resolve our cow grazing and neighbor encroachment issues. We used a combination of concrete and...

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Maize Yields

Today we sold our maize from our first season on our farm, so I wanted to take an opportunity to report our yields for our first season on the farm. We planted 1/3rd of an acre of maize and 1/6th of an acre of beans during our first season on land that was extremely abused...

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Reflections

We have been back in Uganda for about a month and I wanted to take the opportunity to write about our time back in the States during our furlough. Our time back was exhilarating and exhausting at the same time! We LOVED getting to see family (and meet some new ones) and reconnect with friends....