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Sunday's Story

Sunday's Story

Dhugira Sunday, amongst other employment, is the Coordinator for Threads of Blessing in Uganda.  As you can read in a previous blog (A Covid-19 Sto...
Some Thoughts on Illiteracy among Women and Girls in Nebbi District, Uganda

Some Thoughts on Illiteracy among Women and Girls in Nebbi District, Uganda

Illiteracy—the inability to read and write—places great hardship on an individual. Being unable to read, or to write anything more than one’s name,...
A COVID-19 Story

A COVID-19 Story

On March 12, 2020, we joyfully greeted Dhugira Sunday at San Antonio airport. We had waited more than six months for this visit, and we were lookin...
Barbara's Water Tank

Barbara's Water Tank

 Barbara lives in Mukono, a city close to Kampala, the capital of Uganda.  She and her cousin, Maria are the leaders of their Threads of Blessing g...
Report, December, 2019

Report, December, 2019

We returned home to San Antonio mid-December from Uganda where 236 women from many areas of the country were able to attend the 15th annual Threads...