This is the time, where many celebrate hope for light and life. By no means is hope a purely Christian theme. Hope unites people all over the world. In Africa as much as in Europe. In meeting vulnerable, needy children, I am often struck to see how hope can
While every child may dream of fame or fortune, only few will actually be so lucky. Take a look at Steven, 14, who has been mentally handicapped and developed very slowly as a consequence. His reading- and comprehension skills are far below average. On a good day, he can
Because refugee long for nothing more than to return home safely. I want to write about two things in this letter. First, I am reaching out with an urgent appeal for help. Because Uganda has been overwhelmed by an unprecedented inflow of refugees from Southern Sudan. While
Meet Joshua Kisawuzi – a young hero of Uganda’s next generation Dear Friends, this is an anecdote about unconditional love and about the power of a determined mind. It could easily be overlooked – its impact wouldn’t raise an eyebrow. But below the surface is the value much bigger.
Das Osterfest steht bevor! Auch in Afrika feiern es Christen als ihr höchstes Fest.
Welcome to Lena! Baby Lena came to Kids of Africa this summer. She arrived seven days after her birth – undernourished, and weighing just 1.5 kg. Lena's mother died during childbirth, and the police are looking for the father or any other relatives, but there seems to be no
Dear friends Children all over the world are excited for school Holidays – also at Kids of Africa. In Africa, tradition suggests, that children not only enjoy the spoils of holidays, but also offer some help to their families and homes. We, too, cherish this tradition. Because it prevents