Making soccer balls breaks barriers

Differences abound between the U.S. and Uganda. Clean water vs. dirty, paved roads vs. dirt, full bellies vs. empty, soccer vs. futball. It’s difficult for young minds to comprehend, as well as old. Creating soccer balls from used plastic bags and string – helped students at St. Andrew School in Chicago bridge the gap. Junior…

Zaituni is sponsored!

Congratulations to little Zaituni, who is just beginning her school experiences.  Thanks to the sponsorship of Chris O’Malley and family, she’s starting out at St. Venansio and will experience the care of great teachers and a drive for learning.  Chris has been a tremendous help to One Heart Uganda with organizing communications and outreach.  We’re…

Go Uganda!

The Uganda classroom curriculum at St. Andrew School in Chicago has been a big hit. Don’t take our word for it – just listen to the 2nd grade and their spontaneous cheer after creating Ugandan flags. Thanks to the leadership of Kelly Shea and Paula Thivierge, teachers at every level have been supplied activities and…

Jane is sponsored!

Congratulations to our 14-year old Jane and thank you to her sponsor, Eileen Deignan. Jane is entering the Primary 6 class and enjoys playing netball with her friends.  Thanks to support from Eileen, Jane will grow and learn with consistent access to high-quality education.   We’re hopeful this opportunity will open new doors and create better…