My trip to Uganda by Zach Argue


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My trip to Uganda by Zach Argue

  1. 1. MY TRIP TO Uganda<br />By Zachary Argue, age 11<br />
  2. 2. These are the people that I went with.<br />(left to right) <br />My Mom <br />Me <br />Cheri Herzer <br />Julie Secrist<br />Tomusange Silas, HEED staff person<br />Here we are on a <br />boat cruise at the <br />Source of the Nile River<br />
  3. 3. This is what it looked like<br />
  4. 4. This is where we stayed <br />
  5. 5. This is the bathroom and all the things that came with it.<br />
  6. 6. This is the boarding school where the Sponsored Full Care HEED Children Attend School.<br />
  7. 7. The kids work hard and learn to be very independent<br />It is considered a great privilege in Uganda to get to go to boarding school <br />where children can focus entirely on their education. <br />
  8. 8. Recess & Crafts<br />
  9. 9. Music Class<br />
  10. 10. Meet Some of the Sponsored kids<br />Gideon and Hannah <br />(siblings)<br />They were awesome!!!<br />
  11. 11. Simon And Henry<br />Brothers<br />Henry & Simon in 2005 before HEED<br />Henry is the top student in his class of 70 students and just ran for a leadership office at his school of 600 students<br />
  12. 12. Jackson and William<br />Brothers<br />The boys’ home and siblings in the village. <br />HEED has started helping their siblings through the HEED Primary School in the village.<br />
  13. 13. Olivia, and Owen & Benjamin<br />Siblings<br />Their village home<br />
  14. 14. Miriam Jovia & Stella<br />Sisters<br />Stella before <br />& after HEED<br />Miriam and Jovia are on the worship<br />team for the Sunday services<br />
  15. 15. Boy Jake and my Mom<br />
  16. 16. Kam and Gideon<br />
  17. 17. Janet, Topi & Winnie<br />
  18. 18. Justus & Agnes<br />
  19. 19. The HEED Kids have formed a family and they look out for each other<br />
  20. 20. Joshua<br />His village home<br />
  21. 21. This is what they have at the boarding school every day for lunch and dinner.<br />
  22. 22. HEED has started a Primary School in the sponsored kids’ home village to help many more kids. 225 more students now have the chance to go to school, too!<br />
  23. 23. These are temporary school buildings. HEED has just purchased 8 acres to begin building a permanent primary school campus.<br />THE LEAST OF THESE… God called HEED to a village in one of the poorest districts in Uganda. Uganda is in the bottom 1% of the world’s GDP.<br />
  24. 24. First crop harvested for school porridge!<br />The school kitchen<br />
  25. 25. Water Harvesting Tank from 4th Grade ‘Mpact Girls class<br />
  26. 26. We delivered OCC Care Packages- And witnessed a miracle!!<br />
  27. 27. HEED has just purchased land to begin building a permanent school campus- Our August construction team could use YOU!!!<br />
  28. 28. There are now 21 Sponsored kids and 225 HEED Primary School Kids- That’s about 250 HEED KIDS!<br />HEED still needs sponsors for about 200 village school kids to help pay for teachers, school supplies, uniforms, improved daily meals, uniforms and curriculum. If you want to help, click on School Sponsorship on the home page.<br />
  29. 29. “And the king said, Whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.” Matthew 25: 40 <br />
  30. 30. I hope you liked it! Thanks for watching<br />