Posts tagged Uganda
A Tale of Two Winnies
A few years back, Winnie, a 22-year-old woman from western Uganda, left her home in search of employment in the city of Kampala. She did find work. Eventually, she even started her own business selling matooke (plantains). Some time later, Winnie gave birth to a baby girl. She named her Winnie. She was shocked to […]
Family finds purpose in medical missions
“I have really enjoyed getting the feeling my whole family is a part of this endeavor and part of this ministry; it is not just me working. It is all of us taking part in it together, all the way down to Emery making the nurses laugh.” Jacob Lepard Jacob Lepard is a fifth-year neurosurgery resident […]
Unsung Heroes: The groundskeepers of CURE Uganda
“The ground was not leveled. It was like the bush— it was not beautified like it is now. There were no flowers; just a plain ground,” said Abasa, a groundskeeper at CURE Uganda. In 2003, before CURE Uganda’s construction, the surrounding land was a marsh. The hospital partnered with Pastor Peter, a landscape architect with […]
CURE Uganda’s new playroom provides rest for the weary
There is an oasis where laughter and prayer replace the sound of monitor beeps. It’s a place to escape from blood work and cerebrospinal taps; a place for kids to play, parents to be encouraged, and the worries that accompany sickness to disappear. This beautiful oasis is the CURE Uganda playroom. In this brightly painted room, […]
Mbarara Outreach: Expressing God’s love to families
The team would travel to Mbarara, a 300-mile long journey, so they could meet up with CURE’s Pastor Simon Peter for an outreach. The purpose? To share love of Christ and to minister to families.
CURE Uganda celebrates opening of expanded Outpatient Department
CURE Uganda celebrates the Ribbon Cutting and Dedication of a newly expanded Outpatient Department.
Gloria, Brivian’s mom
“I have now learned how to take care of Brivian. At first, when we had just been discharged from CURE Hospital, it was difficult taking care of her; but now, I am used to it and it is easy. On top of that, I have noticed an improvement in her health. I am so grateful […]
Photos: A look at CURE Uganda
This is a look at life at CURE Uganda during the country’s busy planting season.
“Driving for CURE—in fact I like it, and it is the place I feel comfortable. I’m liked by people. It is the place I have found good; I have stayed many years. I say it is a home for the old, it’s a way of the youth they come and go, but for me I’m […]
“I love all my subjects at school, I am in primary four at ABC primary school.”