PROFILES OF POSSIBILITY
Bright, educated, ambitious Agnes jumped at the chance to work abroad. A friend told her about a woman recruiting hard working Ugandan girls for hotel, restaurant, and small business jobs in China. Hoping to make fast money to subsidize her own struggling business, Agnes contacted...
Kwagala Project is dedicated to rescuing, restoring, and empowering women and children who have been victimized by trafficking, gender-based violence and/or abject poverty.
Thanksgiving Kwagala Style
The day begins, as most Thanksgivings do, with a last minute trip to the market. Followed by another. Then another. And, no kidding, another. By late morning we finally have everything we need to start preparing our Thanksgiving feast, including the turkey that's been quietly parading around the yard. I ask Sharon if we should say a prayer as she binds its feet. "Okay," she laughs. "Thanks God! Thanks turkey! Amen." She starts going through the...