Onward and Upward: Acaa Margret

Krochet Kids Uganda

Before joining Krochet Kids Uganda, Acca Margaret sold sugar cane, peanuts and porridge on the side of the road. At the end of the month Margaret would have to spread out the $30 she earned to provide for all her family’s basic needs. It was difficult for her to make any progress in life because she often times didn’t have enough to cover her basic expenses let alone invest into her future.

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Introducing KKU Group 1

With all the new ladies we’ve welcomed into the KKU program in the last few months, we’re excited to share all of their stories and photos with you.  In order to give each lady the attention that she deserves, we’ll be releasing them in groups (actually, by the huts they work in at the compound) over the next few weeks.  Today, we’d like to introduce you to Group 1: Of the five groups, Group 1 has the greatest population of original crocheters, but also includes many women who are brand new to the program.  You can feel the joy in…

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