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THANKS TO YOU THE GIFT OF LIFE ‘HEALTH BOXES’ ARE PILING UP!

2018-11-16T11:30:20+00:00November 17th, 2018|NEWS|

Yes, we’re one-third of the way to our fundraising target of 360 boxes and the thermometer has risen nicely to 120! Thank You so much. If you haven’t donated can you help us get to the half-way point!?! We’re supporting Kabubbu’s Health Centre with essentials for the forthcoming year – antibiotics, malaria treatments, ‘Maama Kits’ [...]

IT’S ‘CHILDREN IN NEED’ WEEK – SO HERE’S A PAT ON THE BACK FOR ALL KABUBBU KIDS…

2018-11-16T09:26:01+00:00November 16th, 2018|NEWS|

There were 17 successful Kabubbu Kids who graduated from university at the Kabubbu Awards Ceremony this week. They were acknowledged locally by their proud parents, siblings and community. Meaningful work and a future of hope are now theirs – thanks to sponsorship. But the biggest cheer went up for Adam Kaggwa who received the ‘Transformed [...]

500 INTO 350 DOES GO!

2018-11-14T10:48:32+00:00November 14th, 2018|NEWS|

News from Geoff in Kabubbu… A new chapter in God's purposes for Kabubbu has begun. November 11th saw the Dedication of the new Kabubbu Church & Community Centre. A celebration of joy and praise to God. Not yet fully completed - lots of fittings and fixtures (painting, electricity, toilets, sound and projection equipment etc) to [...]

TEMPERATURE RISING – 102 IN KABUBBU!

2018-11-05T12:36:25+00:00November 5th, 2018|NEWS|

A big ‘Thank You’ to you, our sponsors and supporters! You’ve contributed £5,112 and filled 102 Heath Boxes. Can we raise our #KabubbuGiftofLife thermometer closer to our target of 360 Health Boxes this week? Donate to our secure MyDonate page  Why?  Well, last year Kabubbu’s Health Centre administered 8,500 courses of antibiotics. For an impoverished [...]

CHRISTMAS IS A VERY SIMPLE EVENT IN KABUBBU

2018-11-02T12:50:55+00:00November 2nd, 2018|NEWS|

…No waking up to lots of presents under a Christmas tree and certainly no chance of making a snowman!  Sadly, this year we can’t send sponsors’ parcels.  Since we don’t want our Kabubbu Kids to miss out, we’ve organised three different age-appropriate treats for them.  We’re hoping all the children will go and that you’ll [...]

JOSHUA, JANET & DIANA DREAMING OF A FUTURE

2018-10-30T12:02:06+00:00October 31st, 2018|NEWS|

In the UK we don’t doubt that our kids will receive an education or good healthcare.  In Kabubbu, Uganda it’s a lottery. Supporting a vulnerable Kabubbu Kid gives them something vital: an education, two meals a day, primary health care, clothes – and hope… Please sponsor a child to give a family hope  Joshua is [...]

A DREAM COME TRUE FOR THIS KABUBBU KID ‘CLASS OF 2018’

2018-10-26T11:44:23+00:00October 26th, 2018|NEWS|

How excited must these #KabubbuKids be (left to right)!? Cissy – Hotel Management & Catering Sam – Journalism Mariam – Counselling (featured in the newsletter) Robert – Hotel Management & Catering Ruth - Hotel Management & Catering Ezekiel – Micro Finance Maria – Hotel Management Patrick – Computer Science Sarah – Engineering Robinah – Secondary [...]

BOUNCING FROM 999 – TO THE LOCAL A&E – TO GREAT ORMOND STREET. IN ONE SHOCKING LEAP…

2018-10-24T11:11:26+00:00October 24th, 2018|NEWS|

Pete Everett, Quicken Trust’s Operations & Development Manager, and his wife Nicky were horrified as twin Mia’s body turned blue… and that was after the antibiotics. Within hours Mia was being drilled, literally, with medication in an isolation ward.  Pete’s shocking and sobering story... "Our twin girls were 17 months old and like all toddlers [...]

THERE’S ‘BEAUTY WITHIN’ OUR CHRISTMAS BOX – AND IT’S NOT JUST PAUL’S SMILE!

2018-10-19T12:23:10+00:00October 22nd, 2018|NEWS|

The beaming smile of Kabubbu Kid Paul features on our Christmas ‘Gift of Life’ Appeal 'Health Box'. Our Health Boxes contain antibiotics, malaria treatments, Maama kits to meet the essential needs of impoverished Kabubbu families at Kabubbu’s Health Centre. We think we can help you too to get Christmas wrapped-up on the ‘Christmas Sparkle’ page of [...]

CHURCH & COMMUNITY CENTRE BUILD MOVING ON

2018-10-17T10:25:19+00:00October 17th, 2018|NEWS|

News from Geoff... Enoch Kagoda in Kabubbu has sent a message: "Construction is going on steadily and the roofing is going on. Welding the metals and putting in holes for bolts, plus painting, all takes time. Looking for a crane that can lift the rafters onto the building roof has taken some time. However, as [...]