January – February 2015 News (Left to Right) Girls Mentoring T-shirts designed by an AAH 9 year old child sponsor in the U.S. were popular, and generous visiting child sponsors brought a skeleton to the school so they could learn about anatomy! Primary Leaving Exam (PLE) results. We’re thrilled to report that the results of […]
Happy New Year! 2014 is a very special year for AAH, as we celebrate our 10th Anniversary of saving lives, changing lives by through education and healthcare in rural Uganda. Here’s a brief Progress Report by Co-Founder John Wanda on the past year. As you’ll see, we’ve been busy! 2013 – A Remarkable Year. From […]
Today we are celebrating International Day of the Girl Child. If she stays in school, remains healthy, and gains real world skills, she will marry later, have fewer but healthier children, and earn an income she will invest back into her family – breaking the cycle of poverty. In Uganda, girls are grossly underrepresented in […]
Click here to view a recent article in The Catholic Herald about Thomas Kitandwe Kisolo, director of the Arlington Academy of Hope in Bumwalukani, Uganda and his studies at Marymount University in Arlington.
The following essay was written by AAH Founder, John Wanda, in response to an essay contest on Why I Love Africa sponsored by the Sullivan Foundation. We aren’t surprised that he won! Congratulations, John! Why is Africa Important to Me by John Wanda Arlington Academy of Hope I will begin this essay with a simple […]