Education

Back to Class

By |2022-03-22T06:38:37+00:00March 22nd, 2022|Categories: Education|

The school yard bustles as students chatter with friends and find their way to their desks. The students' excitement is rivaled by their teachers who eagerly welcome all the students back on campus for the first time since March 2020. The teachers went above and beyond to reach the students during school closures as a result of COVID-19, but nothing [...]

Back to School!

By |2021-11-04T09:13:49+00:00April 28th, 2021|Categories: Children's Programs, Education, News|

Flashback: It is March 2020, and education comes to an abrupt halt as students are sent home. School closures are sudden and the first of many regulations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Within weeks, Uganda is under a strict lockdown, making reaching the community and students with food our highest priority. With your help, we distribute [...]

Meet Viola

By |2021-11-10T11:07:20+00:00December 23rd, 2020|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, Education, News, Scholarship Program|

Viola, a previous resident at Good Shepherd's Fold, is currently a student through the GSF Scholarship Program. “God has shown His love for me and my family through His provision and care. Throughout the COVID-19 lockdown, I thought life had ended and did not know what to do next; we were out of school and everything [...]

Meet Anitah

By |2021-11-04T09:14:31+00:00November 20th, 2020|Categories: Children's Programs, Education, News|

Meet Anitah, a student at the GSF Primary School. Her tuition is provided through the GSF Village Scholarship Program! "During the lockdown, God has shown His love to me by providing for me food in the form of maize flour, beans, sugar, and soap through GSF. GSF also taught me how to make bags during this [...]

Meet Richard

By |2020-12-23T19:15:41+00:00November 11th, 2020|Categories: Education, News|

Meet Richard, a faithful follower of Christ and educator at GSF for 9 years. “God has shown His love by giving me opportunities to reach my students through distance learning and providing them with learning materials. I thank God for GSF, for the great compassion and the love that was exhibited in the lockdown. “God has [...]

Meet Fred

By |2021-11-04T09:14:50+00:00October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Children's Programs, Education, News|

COVID-19 has offered unique opportunities to share the love of Christ. Through the end of 2020, we will be giving you glimpses of God’s hand at work in the midst of a global pandemic. “I thank God for GSF because they gave us food, and I thank God for GSF because they gave us academic packages [...]

Impact Education

By |2020-10-01T06:47:15+00:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Education, News|

2020 has been a unique year full of unexpected opportunities. In the midst of a nation-wide lockdown here in Uganda, much-needed food and supplies were provided to 11,800 members of our community, tangibly demonstrating God’s care and love in a time of crisis. We are in awe of God’s goodness! Uganda has eased many COVID-19 restrictions, [...]

A COVID-19 Update

By |2020-04-03T16:53:47+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, Community Development, Education, News|

COVID-19 officially reached Uganda just two weeks ago. With 45 confirmed cases, we are taking precautions to ensure GSF staff, residents, children, and students are healthy and protected. In response to COVID-19, the government of Uganda has established regulations to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. We are thankful for the Ugandan government and their approach to [...]