“Side by Side”

Rakai, Uganda    



Side by Side Christian Boarding School in Rakai is an excellent school where children not only receive a high level of education, but they also have the chance to live in a safe environment where all of their needs are met.  For more information on this program, click here.


Every 20 minutes a Child is orphaned in Uganda.


Rakai District has continued to experience high HIV rates at 12%, compared to the national average of 7.3%.


Rania Nagging 

She is a 5 year old who dreams of being a dancer one day. She was abandoned and currently lives with a foster family.  Rania needs a sponsorship to be able to attend day school and receive an education.

Hakim Saava

Hakim is a 9 year old boy who wants to become a doctor when he grows up.  He was abandoned and currently lives with a foster family that is close to the school.  Hakim needs your help to have the opportunity to attend day school.

Kasasira Favor

Kasasira is an 8 year old little boy that wants to be a lawyer in the future.  He needs a monthly sponsor to attend a Christian Boarding school in order to have a better quality of life, guaranteed food, and an education.

Kasasira Praise 

Kasasira is a 7 year old girl who would love to be a teacher someday.  She has lost both parents and is in need of a monthly sponsor so she can attend a Christian boarding school to receive and education and also her necessities. 

Isaac Luyimbaazi

Isaac is a 4 year old orphan who would love the opportunity to join school.  This precious boy is an orphan and truly needs your help so that he may have a chance at a better life someday. 

Laira Naava  

She is a 10 year old girl who was abandoned.  She dreams of becoming a teacher one day.  Would you be willing to sponsor her education in a wonderful Christian boarding school to give her the education she needs and desires?


Musigale is a 10 year old boy who wants to be a teacher someday.  He was abandoned by his family and has since been received into a foster home, but he still needs monthly financial support to be able to attend day school.  


Sharon is 10 year old who lost both of her parents and lives with her grandma, who is cannot fully care for her.  She has big dreams of becoming a judge one day and wishes for the opportunity to attend a boarding school so she can receive a much needed education.

Sylvia Najjuuko 

Sylvia is I2 years old and has lost both of her parents. She desires to be a teacher when she grows up, so receiving an education is absolutely necessary to ensure that she can achieve her dreams.

Dove Nursery & Primary


Mukono, Uganda

Dove Nursery and Primary School was built with the purpose of offering an education to the poorest children in the community. Because many of the students in this school are orphaned and vulnerable children, the school needs your help to guarantee that they receive a cup of porridge. There is a current food crisis here and the children are being sent home halfway through the day due to lack of food. For more information, please click here.




57% of 15-24 year olds have not completed primary education in Uganda.


Source: National Education Profile


Teopista Babirye


Shamim Nakate 


Isa Semambo


Nekesa Rosemary


Garvin Mutinyega 


Daphine Nakato 


“Christ Children’s Care”

Sierra Leone


Christ Children’s Care is an orphanage  in Sierra Leone with 51 children.  There is a food crisis here right now, as there are not enough sponsors to provide food for every child.  For more information on this program, please click here.


Sierra Leone has one of the lowest life expectancies in the world, with 49 years old for males and 51 years old for females.

Source: WHO. 

Isatu Jalloh

Isatu’s birthday is February 16, 2007 and has big dreams of becoming a pastor someday.

Prayer request: God keep me strong to worship you.


Isata Barrie

Isata’s birthday is November 15, 2008 and wants to go to school to become a teacher when she grows up.

Prayer request: God please give me my needs today.


Foday Kamara

Foday’s birthday is April 23, 2008 and he wishes to become a nurse one day to help others.


Prayer request: I pray God forgiveness of sins.

Aminata D Kamara

Aminata’s birthday is January 12, 2008 and wishes to become a lawyer and help justice to be served in her county one day.
Prayer request: May God Keep me strong/well.

Isatu Munu

Isatu’s birthday is June 23, 2008 and wishes to work outside as a farmer and learn how to grow food. Would you sponsor Isatu?

Prayer request: Lord keep me and my friends safe

Isatu Turay

Isatu’s birthday is June 13, 2006 and she needs a sponsor to guarantee that she receives the education she will need to reach her goals of one day becoming a lawyer.


Prayer request: God save me.

Iyie Dumbuya

Iyie’s birthday is March 12, 2009 and dreams of becoming a pastor one day.

Prayer request: God keep me safe at the orphanage.

Kadiatu Turay

Kadiatu’s birthday is March 13, 2009 and has the sweet desire to share God’s love to other by becoming a pastor when she grows up.

Prayer request: God bless me

Mohammed Fonah

Mohammed’s birthday is January 15, 2009 and this smart little boy has big plans of becoming an engineer one day. 

Prayer request: May God bless the orphanage.