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Fernwood Concert Announcement on the Radio!

Fernwood Concert Announcement on the Radio!

KOMO radio featured Fernwood music teacher and Sister Schools board member Katherine Berry throughout the day yesterday. The feature also included Principal Lew Dickert. Listen to the full feature here:

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Final distribution

Naguru Reception Center and Dwelling Places were the final destinations for Sister Schools’ 2014 Spring Tour. We’ve been working with Dwelling Places for about 15 years, Naguru for over 20. We’ve seen the population of children grow and change, from mostly children orphaned by HIV-AIDS and those directly affected by political violence to runaways and ...

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Distribution Begins

Terry and Michael, with help from Uganda staff Asia and William, delivered hundreds of boxes of school supplies last week in preparation for official distribution visits this week. Our first formal distribution visits were today. We brought supplies to one second-year school, a first-year school and left some token items at a new-to-us school that ...

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Summer Team 2013

Summer Team 2013

We’ve only been here two days but have already visited four partner schools and one new one. It’s exciting to be able to visit schools and just interact with the students and staff. Especially rewarding to see the supplies being used. We’ve been splitting into groups and helping with various activities like reading to kids, ...

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Save the Date!

Save the Date!

Save Saturday, Oct 19 for Sister Schools’ Gala Auction, starting at 6:00 at the Museum of Flight. You won’t want to miss the party, the opportunity to purchase African art and artifacts, and updates from our programs in the US and Uganda.

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