Staff Stories

Now 48 Days From Take-Off

It’s 1 day to the opening date and some of the guardians came to the orientation day that we organized.Fourteen children came with their guardians and tried on their new school-uniform. You should have seen their faces when they saw the uniforms… We showed them around and made them familiar with their new “home”. For…

Project Progress

Tree-Planting Exercise

In preparation for the expected rain-season or wet season as some people prefer to call it, we have planted 100 traditional African trees.This is not a simple task when you have 25 acres of land, or should I call it rock because it is just solid volcanic rock with just some 30cm (1 foot) of…

Volunteers

Freerk Visserman Helps Out

Here in Uganda we call him Fred as his dutch name is rather difficult to get your tongue around when you are an English speaking African.He is here for about two months and he has been helping with all kinds of jobs; welding window frames, putting the roof on our small kitchen, and this week…

Volunteers

Another German paint team

Jakobus, Steffen and Traudel have come for a short visit to Osia and decided to help a little with painting some more children’s bedrooms. Jakobus, Steffen and Traudel have come for a short visit to Osia and decided to help a little with painting some more of the children’s bedrooms. For more,click Here

Donors

Tree planting by our donor

Matthias Weigele plants a palm-tree near the entrance of the Educational Children’s Village Today, Matthias Weigele and his wife-to-be planted a tree at the entrance of our new Educational Children’s Village. Something to remember his presence here right at the beginning of the work. In Uganda, this is a particularly good practice as most people…

Project Progress

Electricity Connection

Today, the electricity company has placed the high voltage (33KV) transformer. Even though we do not have it connected yet, it is very promising. The final connection will be done after the new-installations-engineer has done the final inspection and given his approval.When all is done we will be having e very reliable power-supply (for Ugandan…