About the Uganda Program

  Uganda is an East African country lying on the Equator. The population is rapidly growing, recently crossing 32 million, and very young, with a median age of just 15. Uganda remains a relatively poor country despite some economic growth, and 80% of Ugandans...

About the Soweto (South Africa) Program

  The British rulers of Johannesburg began moving black residents to the outskirts of the city more than a century ago. By the time Apartheid became the official policy of the South African government in the mid-20th century, the townships the southwest of...

H.E.L.P. in Africa

  Earlier this year, H.E.L.P. officially returned to the place of its birth by bringing Steven and Amy Nicholson on the team to lead our community development efforts in Africa. It was on a trip to Zimbabwe and South Africa with the Nicholsons back in 2007 that...