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Elizabeth and Dibogo with their family

Dibogo and Elizabeth

Jun 15, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Huruma was one of our first church-based orphan care projects in Africa. Six years ago Jessie Tingsen, a Filipino pastor and his wife, planted a local, indigenous church in Tanzania. They soon were confronted with the  obvious: how can a church show the love of Christ, in deed, if their members… Read More


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Annet N

Jun 8, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Annet is a house mom at Kabale Father’s House and takes care of 10 girls. The girls in her home like reading, but sometimes they are very playful. “They listen when advised and are obedient because in most cases, they do whatever I tell them to do as a mother in the home,” she explains.… Read More


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Hope

Jun 1, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Hope is a house mama at Father’s House Kabale. She takes care of 11 boys in her home. Hope shares that the boys show interest in studying, and they seem to like it as of now. They try hard to read their books. "Some of the older boys behave stubbornly at times, but when I keep talking to… Read More


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Kellen

May 25, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Kellen is the house mama at Father’s House Kabale and cares for 10 boys in her home. She has made a difference in the lives of many who have visited her in Uganda, and you can read more about how here>> Her boys, she explains, behave like any other normal child, and are very hard… Read More


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Christine

May 18, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Christine is the house mama at Father’s House Kabale, and she takes care of 9 boys in her home. She says her boys are very good, and she thanks God for the time they have spent together. She prays that the Lord protects them, and that they become important people in future. They like… Read More


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Loy

May 11, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Loy is a house mama at Father’s House Kabale and cares for 10 boys in her home. The boys are all in good health and studying well. They participate in chapel activities, take care of the rabbits, help with the gardening, and take care of the goats in the evenings after school. Some have… Read More


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Honoring Mamas this Mother's Day

May 7, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Moms around the world hold families together. They tend to runny noses and scraped knees. They help with homework. They give hugs and kisses, and like any mom, their 'job' never ends. In the video above Celanie, a House Mama at Source de la Grace East, Haiti, shares how being a mother blesses… Read More


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Peace

May 4, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Mamas  |  No Comments

Peace is a house mama at Father’s House Kabale and takes care of 7 girls in her home. Her children are well behaved, and she shares, “they listen to what I tell them and follow it. They like reading their books except one girl, otherwise they like studying. They like the Lord as well as… Read More


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Chickens helping families

Apr 24, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  Education, GO Fund, GO Haiti, GO Project, GO Project  |  No Comments

Jean Ronald (above)  is helping raise chickens at the GO Haiti poultry farm. A second-year student in the Pathways Program, he's learning how to care for animals like goats and chickens, plant and grow crops, and is developing valuable business skills in the process. The hands-on experience… Read More


Great business consultants see the bigger picture

If only we had known vs. Once we knew

Apr 10, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  Care Portal, GO Project, US Orphan Care  |  21 Comments

Last month, a single mom was struggling to pay the bills.  With five children in the home, this was nothing new.  Working hard to make sure there is a little money at the end of month is her normal.  Unfortunately, she doesn’t always win, and March was turning out to be a loser. … Read More

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