Born: October 2001
Cissy is a girl from Northern Uganda, an area devastated by civil war and the LRA. Both of Cissy’s parents passed away from HIV/AIDS when she was younger. Cissy now lives with her aunt who works hard but cannot provide enough to send Cissy to school.
Now attending Hope School at Calo Me Lare “”Village of Redemption”” Cissy is safe, has nutritious meals, attends school, has access to medical attention and receives spiritual/character mentorship.
Because of sponsorship Cissy has the opportunity for a bright future.
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Northern Uganda has suffered through 25 years of war due to the insurgency of Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army. The unrest has destabilized the region for decades prohibiting it from developing an infrastructure to support its people. As a result of this war, and the ongoing epidemic of AIDS and malaria, there is estimated to be over 3 million orphans in Uganda. Project Hope Worldwide’s work in this region has involved establishing an orphanage, schools, a medical clinic, vocational training programs, and local churches to support the people.