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Tailoring graduate invests in her education

https://vimeo.com/365833635 Recent graduate of 2019 has been putting her education to work for her family. After purchasing her own sewing machine she makes clothes to sell in her community. Allowing her to buy daily necessities like soap and sugar for her family. She

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Education

Education of the youth is so important and it can become even more visible when you see how it impacts lives as adults. We have recently been blessed to meet someone that has benefited from a foreign sponsorship to complete his schooling, all the way through a masters degr

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February Update

February was a fruitful visit to Uganda. We held a tailoring graduation for seven of our ladies finishing two terms with us. Our first grade class was started in our 1 room classroom and we had one day where we held a sporting event for the 11 kids. Each child participa

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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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