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Clean, Accessible Water = Life

April 30, 2018 – assessing wells in Gulu District, Uganda. Aid Africa builds sheltered springs, drills new wells, and repairs broken water pumps for local villages. Simply sheltering a natural spring can protect a water source from contamination by water-borne pathogens. … Continue reading

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Tree Distribution in Bolipii

April 20, 2018 – distributing soursop and orange trees in Bolipii Village, Gulu District, Uganda. These fruit tree seedlings are ready to plant and will produce enough fruit for family use within 3-5 years, along with extra yield that can … Continue reading

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Rocket Stoves in Gulu

April 19, 2018 – distributing Rocket Stoves in Gulu District, Uganda. Six Brick Rocket Stoves are cheap and sustainable and greatly improve cooking efficiency vs. cooking over open fires. Aid Africa continues rebuilding sustainable communities in Sub-Saharan Africa! Learn more … Continue reading

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November, 2017 Dear Friends, I keep thinking of the people Aid Africa serves and how they benefit? I’m always asking if we’re doing our best for them. Is there a better way of doing something? What else should we be … Continue reading

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Clean Water Saves Lives!

Aid Africa at work! Eighty percent of communicable diseases are water born. If we can give a community water that’s clean where the pigs and goats don’t pee and poo in it, we can cut worms and deadly diseases like … Continue reading

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Aid Africa Repairs Broken Borehole

We visited the village of Otege Oguru outside Gulu, Uganda to inspect a well Aid Africa repaired. It serves about 110 families plus a school of about 500 local students – a total of about 800 people. They won’t have … Continue reading

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Aid Africa In the News!

Here’s an article in the Crescenta Valley Weekly, our local newspaper, about Aid Africa’s Walk for Water on March 25, 2017: http://www.crescentavalleyweekly.com/news/03/16/2017/walk-water-help-poor-villagers-uganda/ For more information about Aid Africa’s Walk for Water, visit: http://www.aidafrica.net/walk-for-water/

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