It is truly awesome to see the THRIVE campus growing! This is an indication not only of our organization’s growth, but also of the ever-widening reach of our innovative and effective programs. Thanks to a generous grant from our friends at Engage Now Africa, the “THRIVEGulu Engagement Center” will be open for literacy classes, entrepreneurial […]
The great truth in this world is that most people are looking for the same things. Health, happiness, and a better life for themselves and their families. Grace is no different. Grace lives in Anywang Village, Uganda with her five children, and she works hard every day with the dream of paying for their schooling […]
JANET – Unity is Strength Women’s Group “Atye ki ot bati!” – “I have an iron-roofed house!” Janet never dreamed that she would live in an iron-roofed house. She was more worried about surviving the day and getting enough food. Simply put, she had no time to think about a home. Abducted as a child […]
THRIVE recently held an annual celebration to bring together over 300 women who participate in our women’s groups. The women shared their joys of being women, and celebrated the one full year of saving money together. The event provided an opportunity for the different groups to meet each other and bond through dance and laughter. […]
Back on May 20, 2013, THRIVEGulu celebrated the opening of the permanent Trauma Healing and Reflection Centre. It was a special day as the Gulu staff hosted the Board of Directors from the United States. Over 400 Gulu people attended the event. The THRIVEGulu gates were officially opened by the Vice Chairman Gulu District Local […]
On Friday October 10, 2014, the World Mental Health Day was commemorated as a global initiative for education, awareness and advocacy of mental health. The first World Mental Health Day was celebrated in 1992, and every year thousands of supporters come to celebrate this awareness program to bring attention to the effects on the people […]
THRIVEGulu is participating in the 2013 CrowdRise Holiday Challenge—if we can raise the most money by January 9th, we’ll win an extra $100,000 from CrowdRise and the Huffington Post! The response we’ve seen from our supporters in the first week of the challenge has been absolutely amazing. Please donate and spread the word to help us continue our work in Gulu in 2014 and beyond!