'a noble journey' Category
One of my favorite experiences so far happened this week when I was out at Barlonyo schools working with their head gardener, Walter.
Instead of donating seed for the women to plant, Field of Hope is looking into donating a start-up grant into the women's cooperative account to begin the lending processes.
Whether it's the simplest games of Mweso or the average day working out in the garden, it never hurts to think a little outside the box.
The girl that left Texas in May is not the same girl who's returning. And I will be forever thankful for that.
After a week of traveling to the city, touring new programs, exploring the Nile, and saying goodbye to our friends, it was time to head back to Lira. More importantly, it was time to head back to the garden.
Field of Hope, along with Restoration Gateway, Otino Waa, Victory Outreach Ministries and numerous other NGOs, are eager to teach and show people that agriculture is a noble profession.
I have spent a week here in Uganda, and I'm sad. Sad because I realized as of yesterday I have less than two months left here.