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Jul 5, 2019

Visiting the Local Chapati Business

Last year while visiting one of the sponsored children's home, we noticed that behind it was a Chapati business.  This year we visited that business again to learn more of…
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Jul 3, 2019

Beginning the Jolly Progressive Secondary School

In February of this year, the Jolly Progressive Secondary School began with 18 students.  There are four full time teachers and three part-time teachers with a head teacher.  We were…
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Jul 3, 2019

Visit to the Masuliita Vocational Training Centre

While we were in Uganda in March of this year, we made a very interesting visit to the local Masuliita Vocational Training Centre which operates through the Ministry of Education…
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Jul 2, 2019

March/April 2019 – Solar Powered Well Is a Gift from God

Geoff, Leanne and Jill spent time in Uganda earlier this year, and we were thrilled to see the new solar powered well (bore hole) pumping water into the elevated water…
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Feb 20, 2019

School Expansion

The Jolly Children's Education Centre is expanding!  Action For Children started the school in 2006 with one grass hut and 40 children.  Over the years it has expanded to include…
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Dec 7, 2018

Christmas Market at Patio Gardens – JNFC will be there!

Saturday, December 8, 2018 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM 6536 West Saanich Road, Saanichton Need to do some Christmas shopping or be inspired? Shop local and support local businesses!  A large variety…