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Cuteness

A child showing off a cute little dress made by our students at Sisiyi Falls. WE started a pilot program for 3 months in this remote village to see if the community would accept the opportunity to learn how to sew. We took on 7 ladies who paid a reduced school fee to learn t

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Tailoring graduates

We haven't always had a smooth transition into different programs we try in the village but after some bumps we have been blessed with 5 young ladies to complete the 6 month program. They learned the basics of peddling the sewing machine, hand sewing, shirt, pants, dresses,

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What’s been happening?

We have slowed down in Africa because of health issues back in the USA but the local team in Uganda is still moving on with the projects we started. The 26 sponsored kids in boarding schools were visited and we saw to their medical needs. Kids in Uganda get dewormed every 3

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The battle is over!

After a year long battle, God worked a miracle this past June and the contested land title we thought was lost was safely recovered, with the help of the local government and police station. As some of you may remember we ran into some troubles after purchasing 4 acres of la

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It takes a village

PRAISES All around today as Healing Eyes made progress in the community. Children are studying and widows are learning new skills. It's just a blessing to see and warms the heart for what's to come. At times it is too difficult to continue (well most of the time) but when we

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Isaiah 54

On my refrigerator are magnets of each of the 23 kids we have sponsored through Healing Eyes and families in Michigan. When I look back at how we started and that this website was actually used be an Adoption Story blog and later a Cancer blog that it seems fitting that toda

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Proud of our Widows

There is nothing more reassuring than seeing these smiling faces succeed on their own. We planted an idea, a skill, into the minds of a few ladies and then stood back to watch if it would take hold. So far both the tailoring and now even the knitting has grown momentum. This

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Faith

With success of our tailoring project we are trying to build up a community of widows and young girls in Uganda. With just 7 sewing machines we have been able to begin teaching several woman how to sew shirts, skirts, pants, and uniforms. Using just brown cement papers at fi

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Healing the Earth

The rains are here and we are busy planting crops and bushes in the village. This is the time of year when the land is green and the red dust has blown away revealing a ripe soil ready for growth. Thank you for helping us grow over the years. It's amazing that it's been 4.5

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I’ll never understand

Maybe someone can explain why it's so difficult to have parents pickup their kids from boarding school? This is one area about Uganda I'll just never completely understand because it's such a small request. In Uganda it all comes down to transport...the cost of public transp

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