Monthly Archives: February 2011

Saturday Youth Clubs

So this past week is the completion of my orientation period at St. Francis. The week ended on Saturday where I attended the two Youth Clubs that they sponsor – Young Positives and the Shadow Idol club. The clubs are … Continue reading

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The Omoana House

To clarify something I had noticed earlier and may have mentioned, one of the programs that is under the auspice of St. Francis is the Omoana House (Omoana is Ugandan for children).  The Omoana House’s mission is to provide immediate … Continue reading

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A Home-based Visit Day

Today I participated in a home-based visit trip to see clients within the surrounding area of Jinja. We left a little late due to the St. Francis mass which they hold on the last Thursday of the month with both … Continue reading

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Orientation Week

This past day was my second day at St. Francis. It was a clinical day meaning that was the day when they were available to refill ART medication. Tuesdays and Thursdays are when this usually occurs and that is when … Continue reading

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Sightseeing

On Saturday and then Sunday, I was taken around to some of the local sites in and around Jinja. The first place on Saturday was to see the “Source of the Nile Gardens” which is just across the road from … Continue reading

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My Room and the Nile River

Here are a few pictures below of my room for those interested. Be it ever so humble… I am a little amazed by how relatively easy it is for me to feel somewhat settled in already. In the morning, the … Continue reading

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Election Day

This is not a political blog but I had to say a few things about the national election which was on the 18th. There are nine political candidates running for office including the incumbent, President Museveni, who has been in … Continue reading

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