Thanks to Karen and Rod Gancas, we have been able to buy our own home for the children which is a giant step for us! We will start feasibility studies to ensure that the property and nearby land is the correct place to build our new campus and then we will set to work to […]
The children had a fabulous Christmas as Chances for Children, even though sadly their gifts from their sponsors that were sent from the Uk arrived rather late due to bad weather and customs issues! On Christmas Eve they had a great time going for a big picnic in the country with a BBQ, which they […]
Today the kids at Chances for Children are starting singing class! Here you will see their new teacher Jemima teaching them the basics and warming up!
As the charity grows and we make small progress each day, we always see how much more we have to do. But sometimes it’s really great to look back and remember how far we have come!!! Many of our children were rescued from the slums, which we visited back in 2015. We witnessed acute poverty, […]
On this rainy cold day in Monaco… I get this pics through! Our volunteer Amber has generously paid for the kids to all have chicken today as a treat because it’s Sunday and as we are nearing the end of the month cash-flow is a bit tight! Here you can see ‘ Superman’ Allan Ibra […]
Great news! Our little Moses finally got out of hospital yesterday!! He’s looking really well thanks to the fantastic care he had. He’s going back to his new surrogate family today and will live 4 minutes drive from our orphanage so that he can come and play with his old friends whenever he feels strong […]
We just cashed our first cheques at our partner bank Societe Marseillaise de Credit! What a great moment after such a struggle…online payment platform is well on its way… Get your credit cards at the ready everyone!
Good morning everyone! Our little Moses who suffers from HIV was taken into the intensive care on Friday night having contracted the Maburg virus (which is like a strain of Ebola). This costs 100$/night. He has been in and out of a coma all weekend and seems to be fighting his way through as usual […]
Dear friends, the moment has come….. We have our Monaco bank account!! We are so excited about this, as many of you know it’s been a long journey. We are now only several weeks away from launching our website with an online donation platform! A huge thanks to the Amelia at Société Marseillaise de Crédit […]
Hi everyone! As we have now become an NGO, we are required to ask permission to move our children into their new house and to make any fundamental changes in the way we manage the orphanage. We are finally moving after so much preparation. We have finally managed to move house a couple of weeks […]
Our charity has new Guardian Angels! Here is the timeline of some of the things they helped us with in 2014: July Russell and Gabrielle Crump got involved with His Mercy Outreach centre, helping to accommodate them as they were evicted from their previous home. They also helped to buy a 3-acre piece of farmland […]
Hi everyone! After announcing that we are officially registered in Monaco last week we have more good news. We now finally have our NGO certificate in Uganda! This is just one more step on the way to become more organised, recognized and giving our kids a brighter future. Please like and share this post to […]
Persistence is finally paying off! We are now very pleased to announce that Chances to Children is officially registered in the Principality of Monaco! We can now open a bank account and start taking donations by credit card! Exciting times ahead!!!
As many of our friends know, we have 2 children suffering from HIV living in families nearby the hospital in Kampala. We sponsor these families to take care of Moses and Juliette, as they need to take a lot of pills and special care. Moses caught the flu 10 days ago and as his immune […]
Hi everyone! We have been so busy that we haven’t had time to post for a while. We are very proud to share the news that that children are moving from their extremely basic accommodation into a new home this week. They are moving from a minute house an hour from Kampala in a very […]
Children event in Monaco! We raised 2065 Euros total, bringing us to a grand total raised so far since last year of an incredible 22 565 Euros! Without all out generous friends and supporters none of this would be possible.
We are very proud to present the children drinking milk from the cows we bought with the funds raised from our last fundraising lunch! The cows cost $1333 and the rest of the funds raised were spent on setting up our school! We will be posting photos of our lovely cows in the next few […]
Our patrons Russell and Gabrielle visited us here at Chances for Children. There is so much to say about this trip, the best way is to watch the video in the Photo Gallery, which provides a great summary of 5 days that they spent with us.
Hello..all our friends, allow me update you on how far we have gone with our orphanage school…..we give thanks to God we are in position of setting up this school….we have utilized the money you send us to set it up…very many things are still demanding most especially school materials. We painted the house, rented […]
Last week all our children had a dental checkup to see what needs to be done to get them in the road to good dental health! We also brought in a specialist to educate them all to learn to brush and look after their teeth! The next step is for the dentist to take some […]