Food Security

Meet Suzan

By |2021-11-24T17:46:00+00:00November 24th, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security|

Meet Suzan, a mother who came to know the transforming love of God through the Infant Feeding Program at Good Shepherd’s Fold. “I came to GSF nine months ago with my twins who were severely malnourished. I had lost hope, especially for the boy because he looked lifeless. Good Shepherd’s Fold provided them with food [...]

A Hope Beyond

By |2021-11-04T08:12:52+00:00September 13th, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Thank you for your outpouring of support to equip the farming families in our community as they recover from another COVID-19 lockdown. Your quick response enabled us to reach 623 subsistence farmers with 11,000 pounds of seeds before the rainy season began. We are praising God for His provision! The seeds were critical, but we [...]

Cultivating God’s Love

By |2021-11-04T08:12:45+00:00May 31st, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

GSF Community Development seeks to transform communities by engaging, supporting, and empowering the members of surrounding villages. We believe the gospel transforms communities, and it is within the context of relationships that we see faith, hope, dignity, and love gain root. Our approach to community development is relational and in partnership with local churches. Our Community [...]

Meet Layzell

By |2021-11-10T11:18:59+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

GSF reached over 11,700 members of the community with food & supplies during the nationwide lockdown. GSF Operations Officer, Layzell, was on the front lines of those distributions. Be encouraged by Layzell's testimony of how God worked in the midst of this unexpected opportunity to share the gospel! “I am humbled and awestruck by God’s love, [...]

The Love of Christ for Hungry Souls

By |2021-11-04T08:13:12+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Hello Friends, When the lockdown began to emerge in Uganda, before the first Covid-19 case was even confirmed, we didn't realize that it would eventually shut down most of our programs. The children's home is still fully functional with some limitations, but the schools and all other programs are on hold.  With each restriction introduced, our [...]

A Unified Display of Christ’s Love

By |2021-11-04T08:13:18+00:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Due to COVID-19, most workplaces are closed across Uganda and non-essential movement is prohibited. Like many places around the world right now, people here are struggling to provide for the basic needs of their families. Over three weeks of shelter-in-place are behind us, but we still have at least 2 more weeks on the horizon. Physical [...]

#25 Meet Sharon

By |2021-11-10T11:22:56+00:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy, Children's Programs, Community Development, Food Security, Medical|Tags: , , , |

Meet Sharon, a mother of twins who came to Good Shepherd's Fold seeking help for her son. Sharon's experience at GSF inspired her to put her trust in God! Partner with Us! Over the last 25 years, we have experienced God’s faithfulness in tremendous ways. With a wealth [...]

#23 Meet Franco

By |2021-11-04T08:14:05+00:00December 24th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Food Security|Tags: , , |

Meet Franco, the Farm Supervisor here at Good Shepherd's Fold. “My life has changed since coming to work at GSF in 2007. Before I came to GSF, my life was a struggle. When I joined GSF, my life was changed; now I can cater to my family. It is through GSF that I was able [...]

#20 Meet Lazarus

By |2021-11-04T08:14:15+00:00December 13th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Community Development, Food Security|Tags: , |

Meet Lazarus. Lazarus and his wife benefit from the GSF elderly feeding program, a ministry that assists vulnerable elderly in the community by providing basic necessities, discipleship, and training opportunities. "Before my wife and I came to GSF, we were desperate. We had no one to help. We were too old to get a job in the [...]

#10 Meet Penlope

By |2021-11-04T08:14:54+00:00November 8th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Community Development, Food Security|Tags: , , |

Meet Penlope, the Community Development Manager who has spent the last 5 years dedicated to promoting sustainable growth in the communities around GSF.  “I used to doubt myself before coming to work at GSF. I was a born again Christian, but I did not fully understand salvation. I had never stood before a congregation and shared [...]