News & Updates

  • GIRL POWER!

    When first invited to speak at Camp Hollymont for Girls this summer, I was very hesitant. I had only spoken to adults about the stark realities of poverty and disease facing girls in Uganda. How could I communicate in an age appropriate way for them and how could it make a difference for school girls in […]

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  • MEET HOPE PRIMARY SCHOOL

    Adding our third school in less than a year is simply beyond our wildest dreams! Let me introduce you to Hope Primary School Busoro and you will understand why KFNL is so excited to add them to our partner schools. Once upon a time in 1996, a faithful teacher named  Christopher Mwesigye gathered under a Mango […]

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  • OOOKLAHOMA! Where the wind comes sweeping down the plains!

    Knickers for New Life took its first major road trip to my hometown of Edmond, Oklahoma at the beginning of June. Packing over 100,000 beads and all the tools, accessories, etc…was a daunting task that could never have happened without much help from my very kind husband. We loaded our van absolutely FULL and headed […]

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  • Ever take a tour of a pit latrine?

    It is always a banner day when a major KFNL project is completed, and so we celebrate with Christ School Bundibugyo (CSB) as their new girls latrine was just finished! Local builders were hired to build according to the plans provided by KFNL Architectural Advisor, Dale Slusser. This is a great use of our resources […]

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  • KFNL Spotlighted by Chancey Charm Weddings

    KFNL is so encouraged to be spotlighted by one of the top Luxury Wedding Planners in the US. If you know anyone getting married, they will love getting ideas from their stunning website. Chancey Charm Weddings – thank you from the bottom of our grateful hearts! Read the article.

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  • Christ School Bundibugyo Projects

    Hard to believe that KFNL’s partnership with Christ School is making big progress already. We just began raising funds for them in December 2016. Here’s why: The funds needed to build new 4 stall latrines for girls and boys, 16 handwash stations with soap for a year, knickers for girls, sanitary pads for one year, […]

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  • New Life Primary Update

    It was amazing to do a “2016 look-back” and see how much happened so quickly as Knickers for New Life began. It is thrilling and also humbling to be involved in a work that touches lives so personally. So much continues to happen both in the States and in Uganda. The KFNL calendar of Events […]

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  • 2016 In Review

    Trying to fit a big story into a brief review is challenging, but here are some of the highlights: Trip to Uganda in June 2016, making strong connections with Pastor Edward & Christine Isingoma, who lead New Life Presbyterian Church and New Life Primary School in Hoima, Uganda. Learning more about the complexity of extreme […]

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