Category Archives: Poverty

October 2020 TEAAPI Prayer List

By | October 19, 2020

TEAAPI Prayer List 10/19/20 Kayonga Hardware Center. Ssegganga Village, Gobero Town, Wakiso District, Uganda. Paul Kayonga’s new shop needs a sign for the front of the building, shelves for products in the interior and also to increase inventory. $277. 12 more Cerebral Palsy Chairs for those children suffering from Cerebral Palsy in Soroti District in east-central Uganda. Also a food package for… Read More »

Kayonga Hardware Center

By | October 17, 2020

Hallelujah that we have been able to open. Still lots of work left to do: A signpost across the front of the building to help create visibility, recognition, credibility and legitimacy. We need to put up shelves in the interior so that products will be more visible and categorized properly. We need to restock on inventory that sells… Read More »

Ssegganga Primary School Needs Finishing after Years of Neglect

By | October 17, 2020

Ssegganga Primary School was started about 10 years ago by a local man who wanted to see his community improve with adequate education for the children. A contractor disappeared with his money and he gave up and lost hope. The school was only half finished at the time. We have visited the school many times and we have… Read More »

Gloria Needs a New Eye

By | October 17, 2020

Please pray for little Gloria. We have affectionately called her Anna as we didn’t know her name when we started serving her needs. We were calling her Anna at that time and we still do sometimes. Here is her father Mubiru George talking about how grateful he is for our help: Here are a few pictures of Gloria… Read More »

12 CP Chairs & 12 Food Packages

By | September 29, 2020

Cerebral Palsy is very common in Africa. Most Cerebral Palsy happens at birth or before birth (85%-90%). From the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) website: Cerebral palsy (CP) is caused by abnormal development of the brain or damage to the developing brain that affects a child’s ability to control his or her muscles.  They are unsure… Read More »

300 Mile Autumn – Hike for Duchenne VI & Hike for Africa

By | September 14, 2020

Our current fundraiser is always easily found by going to hikeforDuchenne.com or hikeforAfrica.com Let’s do this! For Duchenne, for Africa, for good-will, for love, for sharing, for the LORD. For a complete log of each leg of “300 Mile Autumn – Hike for Duchenne VI,” please go to Log of Hikes for “300 Mile Autumn – Hike for Duchenne… Read More »

Biira Edna – Cerebral Palsy, Profound Sadness

By | August 31, 2020

One of our teammates Kemigisha Barbra (Kemi) met this young girl Friday about 6pm, August 28, 2020, in Kasese Town in western Uganda. The precious little girl’s name is Biira Edna and she has cerebral palsy. She is 13 years old. The family is one that has been abandoned by the father. The mother is the sole provider… Read More »

Ayumo Janet – Hydrocephalus & Spina Bifida

By | August 28, 2020

Ayumo Janet is currently hospitalized due to nutritional challenges. She is a beneficiary of our food relief program in Soroti in east Central Uganda. Our sister organization, Desert Seed Foundation, has been working tirelessly in Soroti to serve many needy children and adults. They provide free physical therapy among other things.  Due to limited communication and distance Ayumo… Read More »

Women’s Empowerment – Reusable Sanitary Towels Project

By | August 21, 2020

We are so proud to be partnering with Barbra Kemigisha in her feminine hygiene project for young women and girls in Kasese District in Uganda. It is such a huge undertaking with such an amazing vision and big goals for helping empower women in society there. It’s absolutely thrilling to see the joy and passion and hope that… Read More »

Food for 30 Families in The Rwenzori Mountains of Western Uganda

By | August 9, 2020

Such a joy to collaborate with Kyaninga Child Development Centre again this week. This time we brought food, toiletries and bean seeds for planting (to help with sustainabilty). The relief mission was for people in the remote and beautiful, Rwenzori Mountains of western Uganda. The relief packages were for 30 families of persons with disabilities. 15 of them with… Read More »