A story of Sarah, a young woman who works at Amani Uganda. This story was a collaborative effort between Sarah and Simprosa, the Uganda Country Director. Nine-year-old Sarah went to the market with her older sister on June 20, 1995. On her way home, their step mum met them, warning the girls not to return … More Meet Sarah
A Christmas greeting from our Founder/Executive Director, Becky Chinchen… Merry Christmas from Amani ya Juu, Refugees, earthquakes, terrorist attacks, floods, droughts, war, poverty… this beautiful world of ours is a hurting place. Whether we are serving in the midst of these painful circumstances or are contemplating our involvement from the far away comforts of … More A Letter from our Founder
Lillian is one of our most valued employees in Uganda and she is a survivor. Like many of us, her life has been full of trials and tribulations. By the age of 35, Amono Lillian had endured an abduction, 8 years of captivity, and is now the single parent of 3 children. In order to … More Lillian and the Goats
0700 hrs – Team attends church in Sanniquellie. The Roofing team attends Pastor Martin Yarkay’s church in Sanniquellie, a nearby town. Before the offering, the pastor prays: “We are thankful for those who don’t have anything to give today and pray that they will be able to give next time.” The team appreciated the grace … More Amani Liberia Roofing Team Update #2
Though each woman at Amani Kenya has experienced tremendous hardship, they give thanks for their many blessings. Some have witnessed the murder of their families and were forced to flee their country. Others have experienced heinous domestic abuse. Some were confronted with the difficult decision between hunger or prostitution on a daily basis. But they … More What are you thankful for?