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Stories from Africa: The Dangerous Walk for Water

The Dangerous Walk for Water It’s hard to imagine, but some people face overwhelming challenges to find water. The walk for water is long and hard. Every day, women trek through remote, rural areas of East Africa to collect water for their households. Not only does the trip steal hours

Stories from Africa: Rose

Stories from Africa: Conquering Tribalism Unity. Peace. Love. Every day we strive to realize these things within our families, communities and nation. Since the beginning of time, attaining peace and unity has been one of humanity’s greatest challenges. While our country wrestles with the destructive ramifications of systemic racism, other

Leadership Stories from Africa: Rebecca James

“Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in

Learning & Leading in Lockdown

Schools may be closed across South Sudan and Uganda, but that doesn’t mean the students in our 4leadership program have stopped learning and leading. In fact, during this time at home, we’ve seen our students demonstrate exceptional resiliency and ingenuity, starting small businesses and local initiatives focused on making a positive impact within their communities, despite difficult circumstances.  We love hearing firsthand stories from these inspiring young men and

Her name says it all.

“How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, ‘Your God reigns!’” Isaiah 52:7 Her name says it all. Winnie Gift is indeed a precious gift to 4africa’s ministry. Months ago,

Here for a Purpose

It’s been a couple of months since 4africa launched Real Need, Right Now. Since then, we’ve had the great joy of watching the entire 4africa family – across the US and abroad – join forces to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in East Africa. We have been amazed at how

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