6th Grade leads the way!

The 6th grade CCD class of St. Andrew leads the way once more by raising the most money to support their Uganda student, Matiamulumba. The classes had a contest this spring to see who could raise the most money in support of their student by bringing in loose change from home. To recognize their tremendous…

Art Walk unveils OHU masterpiece

Excitement filled the air as crowds of students and their parents bustled into the hallways of the St. Andrew Art Walk last Thursday night. Students eager to show off their handiwork were greeted by the new One Heart Uganda painting displayed in the school’s front entrance. Student council members collaborated with local artist and parent,…

Roscoe Village artist inspires OHU art

If you’ve driven under the viaduct into Roscoe Village, you’ve been greeted by the resident artist Heather Gentile Collins. Her pieces are frequently found in the shops and boutiques that line the village streets.  Heather and her family have sponsored two One Heart Uganda scholars for several years now. Heather recently shared her inspiration with…

Sweet Success

Five friends had a sweet idea – selling beautiful cupcakes to help support One Heart Uganda scholarship students.  They picked the perfect venue – Addison Avenue with lots of foot traffic as Cubs and Yankees fans would walk by to cheer at Wrigley Field.  Next, they convinced their moms to buy lots of baking supplies…