Celebrating with a Graduate

Education looks a little different all over the world, but some similar threads run through it all.  We all recognize that with education comes increased opportunities.  And when people we love achieve goals in their education, we like to celebrate with them. One of our big goals at The Shepherd Center is to provide education … Continue reading Celebrating with a Graduate

It Takes a Village

You’ve heard the saying it takes a village to raise a child. Well, in Uganda that is certainly a common mentality. And it is a definite reality with The Shepherd Center. In fact, we are a part of the village taking in these boys, coming alongside their families, finding a way to bring them into adulthood … Continue reading It Takes a Village

We are Many, We are One

When Patrick (TSC’s Director) was just a teenager working in a restaurant, God set up a divine appointment to meet a woman from Germany. Heidrun and Patrick developed a friendship that has been sustained over the years, despite the vast distance between them. In March, The Shepherd Center was blessed to also become friends with … Continue reading We are Many, We are One

New School Year

Here in Uganda, the new school year started in the beginning of February. At The Shepherd Center we have been busy buying and distributing school supplies, replacing old uniforms, looking for new black shoes, and much more. Some boys who had spent the long holiday with their families have come back to live on campus at … Continue reading New School Year