Archives: Programme Stories

  • A New Future

    July 4, 2024
    Studying and living at Kira Farm taught me valuable lessons like daily devotions, perseverance, and self-worth. I learned that I…
  • Joseph

    May 23, 2024
    18 years ago, in the early days of Amigos, Joseph Sabiiti joined the Uganda team to develop the charity’s child…
  • A Farming Group Committed to Transforming their Community

    April 29, 2024
    Back in 2020, Amigos began to work in Kyakalisa, a rural village in the Masindi district of Uganda.  It was…
  • “Joining Kira Farm was a lifeline for me” says former trainee, Sarah Arac

    Thank you, Kira Farm!

    February 3, 2024
    “Joining Kira Farm was a lifeline for me” says former trainee, Sarah Arach. As the oldest, Sarah shouldered the responsibility…
  • There is a Buzz on Kira

    November 29, 2023
    Joel and Julian are budding beekeepers. Beekeeping is now a vocational track at Kira Farm Development Centre, with Joel and Julian…
  • Land filled with Hope and 3,017 trees!

    Land filled with Hope and 3,017 trees!

    November 29, 2023
    “I found hope and knowledge through the training I received this year from Amigos.” Father of five, Jackson Baligwamunsi from…
  • Making the Gains Stick

    June 27, 2023
    For Florence and her community, the training on postharvest handling can mean the difference between keeping their harvests or losing…
  • Rebuilding Life in the Community

    April 27, 2023
    Having a vibrant community and being part of it is what makes life worth living. An oft-expressed view in Africa…
  • Jackeline Now Sees the Future

    April 5, 2023
    Widows in Uganda often experience huge psychological, social, emotional and financial suffering. And that sadly was Jackeline’s experience. Amigos has…
  • Planting Trees Plants a Vibrant Future

    November 18, 2022
    Everyone acknowledges that trees do much to enrich our lives, and to this end many countries are pledging to plant…