Development

New Homes for Families

This past year, you helped make a tangible impact on the lives of two families in both Uganda and Kenya. These families were blessed with new and improved homes to call their own, helping each family improve their living conditions and provide for themselves on the land. Kato’s family has

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Bring a Bull

There is hardly anyone selling milk in the village of Zirobwe. Milk production and sales are low within the community because their breed of cow only produces a limited amount of milk. This supply is only enough for the family’s basic needs with no surplus that can be sold for

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Restored and transformed

Zirobwe is a sub-district made up of many small villages. It’s 70 kilometres from Uganda’s capital city but has been deeply oppressed by poverty, disease and witchcraft for generations. Wilson Kabeera (Empower a Child’s Director) and his team first travelled the dusty pathways of Zirobwe village in November 2009. They

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A New Beginning for a New Believer

Hundreds of children gather together to worship through song and listen as a speakers share from the Bible. Scripture Union, similar to school chapel, is a weekly program held in the Empower Community Church in Zirobwe, for all students at our school, Empowered Leaders Academy. During a recent Scripture Union assembly,

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Sustainable Clean Water for the Community

There have been some exciting developments on-site in Zirobwe. Last month, thanks to the generous contribution of a dear friend of Empower a Child, we installed a solar powered pump for the well. This renewable energy is pumping on average of 5,000 liters of water an hour for the community.

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