Because of Hope Blog RSS



New Beginnings

With the changing of the seasons, comes a fresh anticipation of new things. And this is true for Because of Hope both in the U.S. and Uganda. In Santa Barbara, our office is buzzing with excitement about the holiday season and upcoming events. In Uganda, our women are preparing for a new crop season, which will be significant for food security. And our students eagerly await for schools to reopen...

Continue reading



10 Years of Hope

When I think about the last 10 years, I think about God's faithfulness. He has carried our organization through seasons of drought and seasons of abundance, and He has been faithful in both. There was nothing "winning" about our starting formula, and yet despite obstacles on two continents, God has done the impossible...  

Continue reading



The BOH Team: BSSP Coach Jane

As Jane transitions out of BOH, let's learn a little about a staff member who has made a big impact on our organization and on so many of our students! Jane was our BSSP Coach for the almost six years and worked diligently with our students to ensure they succeeded in their studies. She also helped mentor our students in spiritual and personal matters. She is passionate, fun, and ambitious, and we know she will excel in this next position!

Continue reading



The BOH Team: Meet Henry & Kitimbo!

Meet Henry & Kitimbo, two individuals who are dedicated to BOH's mission and help make BOH what it is. Both staff members are actively working towards empowering our women through improving their Farming God's Way techniques. We are hopeful for a really prosperous harvest this season!

Continue reading



Get to Know Cathie, Our BSSP Advisor!

To get to know our Uganda staff is to better understand our mission and our work. We have 6 staff members in Uganda and each of them brings something different to the table. This month we will meet Cathie, our Uganda Advisor! Cathie is our BSSP Advisor, Co-founder of WOCAP (our partner organization), and is responsible for many decisions in Uganda.

Continue reading