The COVID19 Pandemic is truly global, with so many lasting impacts. Here in Uganda, we have been in a state of lockdown since late March. Thankfully, while watching what was happening around the world, we anticipated some restrictions were on their way before anything was announced. So The Shepherd Center started to make preparations before … Continue reading COVID19 in Uganda
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from The Shepherd Center! A special thanks to all who made donations towards our Christmas party with the boys and their families, and the gifts for each of our boys at TSC. Without your contributions, we wouldn’t have been able to give them a special holiday! God bless you … Continue reading Christmas Party 2019
Every month The Shepherd Center budgets for an outreach to the boys who are still on the streets in Kable town, but we are unable to enroll in our program. This year we decided not to hold an outreach in November, and instead saved our money in order to provide a special Christmas gathering in … Continue reading Christmas On The Streets
Let us know if you are interested in joining the celebration! We’d love to have you! Continue reading You Are Invited to Celebrate!
Have you ever earned some unexpected money? Or won a cash prize for a contest? If you have, what did you use that money for? If you haven’t, what do you imagine you would choose to do with it? Recently one of our board members visited The Shepherd Center. Throughout the past year, she has … Continue reading Generous Heart
This week marks the start of the 3rd and final term of school for 2019. But during the last few days of the boys’ break, we put together a soccer tournament for The Shepherd Center. We created teams that included boys of all ages on each team, in attempt to make them fair. Of … Continue reading Tournament Time
Once a term, boarding students have a Visiting Day. With boys at different schools, we had some busy Saturdays recently, as we tried to visit all of our boys on their designated day. Before some staff members headed out, we decided to invite some of the boys along with us. It was good for the … Continue reading Visiting Day!
Many of our boys at The Shepherd Center started school late, or even had their education interrupted with multiple years when they were unable to attend. One of our priorities is putting them in school, and giving them an opportunity to read and write in English, learn math skills, and more. However, because of their … Continue reading Celebrating Academic Success