Bridging the Gap
In development work, there will always be immediate needs to accompany the long-term projects implemented. Together we can fill the gap between today and their future.
As urgent needs arise, both Uganda & USA Board members vote together on how to best utilize these funds. In the end, the Uganda board knows best & leads the way.
How we’ve used funds in the past
Dug 9 wells across the community.
Bought a ultrasound machine for clinic.
Helped widow named Mary have emergency surgery.
Built and opened our own ROWAN clinic to serve urgent needs in the community.
Hired a midwife to serve community.
Covered a special surgery for a child named Zauma.
ROWAN gifted over 250 mattresses, mosquito nets and bed sheets at Christmas.
Built two homes.
More Stories of Help
Together we raised over $38,000
to buy a bus for ROWAN.
For ROWAN members, the new bus means everything:
– no more time wasted walking countless hours to get to the Hall of Hope
– time + energy reinvested in education +
…it wants you to give the gift of
If you’re like most of us, each year while shopping for Christmas gifts you might catch yourself thinking,
“This is great. But it’s all just… stuff.”
Relatable? Well, you don’t have to feel that way
The turkey is gone, the shopping madness has subsided (slightly?), and today, we slow down and zoom out to refocus on giving even when it hurts, empowering others when we’re out of energy, and generating hope when all we want is to take a nap.
Christmas is a season centered around the person of Jesus Christ; how He came to earth as a baby and was the greatest gift to mankind. Many people around the world celebrate by giving gifts to each other and spending time together rejoicing that the Christ child was born in
Yes, Christmas is just around the corner! Here at ROWAN in Mawanga, Uganda, our kids are so excited to celebrate Christmas. Each year ROWAN celebrates by gathering all of our orphans and widows in the center of the village and throwing a big party for them, with food and small