by Help One Now 5K Lives Impacted Uganda
His Mercy Christian School an education and community development initiative of Help One Now in Mayuge, Uganda - provid...
Kikubo village, in the Mayuge District of Uganda, is one of the
poorest villages in the country. The people of Kikubo are primarily
subsistence farmers who live peasantry lives. Illiteracy levels are high
and superstitious beliefs are commonplace. The area is also continually
ravaged by jiggers (the
chigoe flea, a parasite that attacks the feet), extreme poverty and
His Mercy Christian School currently provides quality education to
more than 300 students, including a hot meal for students and staff
every day. It also serves as a hub for community development work
including healthcare, micro lending, leadership development, orphan care
Help One Now sustains the operations of this school and the accompanying development work through our vulnerable child sponsorship program and our Help One Classroom campaign.