Vocational

Graduation 2018

Empower a Child’s women empowerment program launched in 2014 in order to equip the women and mothers in the community with modern skills to help them be part of the change in transforming their community from poverty to possibility. Since the average family in Uganda has approximately eight children, the sponsorship program

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Empowering Women and Communities

It’s spring in the United States and our stateside arm of Women’s Empowerment is ready for our second busiest season! As the trees blossom and the days extend, open air markets and craft shows reflect the excitement of spring and the new merchandise from our Ugandan team. With successful sales and an

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Rejoicing in Hope

Imagine being at a spot where you feel completely hopeless. You were the 3rd born out of 10 children and were fortunate enough to make it to your second year of high school. You studied well and were excelling in all your classes, until one day, your family pulled you out

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Big Growth

Sylvia has eight children and both she and her husband are peasant farmers. In the village of Zirobwe, her situation means that despite how hard Sylvia and her husband work in their garden, there is never enough to feed her family and sell for income. Sylvia has been a part

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Beads that Empower

Early this year, Sylvia Nakazibwe was among 84 women who attended an interest meeting for a new women empowerment program Empower a Child was launching in the village of Zirobwe. This program aimed to economically empower women with life skills so that they can help support their families. After 6

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Caroline’s Empowerment

This past year, Empower a Child started a new program aimed to empower women in the village of Zirobwe, Uganda. Several women who are mothers in the community, have been taught new skills to create beautiful handmade beaded jewelry. They are mastering their technique and being taught a number of

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