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5 Creative Ways You Can Partner With Us

At Amazima Ministries, we hold tight to the belief that we are all in this together. There is no us and them or you and us. You’re on a team made up of thousands of others across the world who…

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Why Your Sponsorship Matters

We believe one of the best ways Amazima can facilitate lasting change in Uganda is by pouring into Uganda’s youth and their families. Our sponsors allow us to do that effectively and strategically, and here’s why: 1. SPONSORSHIP BREAKS THE…

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Hope Is in the Air

On Monday, July 13, 2015, we broke ground on The Amazima School. Hope was in the air as we gathered with our team, our friends, and partners of Amazima. We struck the ground with our shovels, and it was no…

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Heart of Amazima: Meet Damba

Damba is sixteen years old and has an insatiable passion for drumming. When he gets behind a drum, his reserved personality is interrupted by a boldness that springs up from deep inside. On Saturdays, we watch him play his drums…

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A Life Changed

Most 13-year-olds are bursting at the seams with energy. They sit through class, impatiently waiting for the clock to strike freedom so they can go do what boys do: anything that requires physical activity or being outside. But Patrick’s experience…

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#TeamAmazima: Tea Can Change Lives

Early last month, Betty Jane and Penny planned two separate tea parties on the same day in an effort to raise enough money to sponsor a child in our sponsorship outreach for a year. Betty Jane hosted at her home…

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5 Things I Learned When I Visited Uganda

by Brittney Meyer, Amazima Stateside Social Media Coordinator 1. Always say hello. I walked into our office there quite a few times before I got the memo, this memo: around here (there), people are more important than tasks. I don’t…

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It Is God’s Grace

Written by Katie Davis, Founder of Amazima Simon sits on the floor of the porch of the office in Buziika laughing with a group of his friends. He doesn’t know that I am watching him or the way that laugh…

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Heart of Amazima: Meet George

If you’re looking for a young leader who is full of life, you’re looking for George. He is in primary two this year, and is the class monitor for his classroom. Being the class monitor means he is responsible for…

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#TeamAmazima: Succulents Can Change Lives

A 14-year-old named Georgia is selling succulents, eye-catching plants that require minimal care, to raise support for Amazima. When Georgia heard about Katie’s story and Amazima’s mission, she set out to help us accomplish our mission… from Australia. A few…

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Risen Indeed

As the sun went down, roughly 1,200 children, parents, guardians, and others from surrounding villages trickled in and sat in the white plastic chairs lined up on the field. By the end of the night there were more people than…

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Sponsorship Outreach Mentors: A Tribute

It started with a handful of children, a few. It started with a few because if He can trust us with a few, He can trust us with more, and then someday… perhaps many. Today there is more than a…

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