Greetings from East Africa! I just put a quick video together to share some highlights from our team's trip so far. Here are a few clips from the past three weeks. So far we have visited Amazing Grace, Kampala House, and...

The reason I (Katie) wanted to become the Lahash Sponsorship Director is because I love kids. So being here in East Africa and spending time with the kids is by far my favorite part of the job. At Amazing Grace...

Katie Nelson arrives at Amazing Grace Children's Home It's another warm day in Adjumani, Uganda. The ground is still wet from a tremendous downpour last night complete with a noisy lightning and thunder show! The Lahash team is currently on a month-long...

The Lahash team has safely arrived in Uganda. Thanks for your prayers over our journey here! Our first few days were spent in Kampala getting over jet lag and visiting the students in the higher education program. We met up...

[caption id="attachment_3709" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Lahash Travel Team 2013"][/caption]   In just under two weeks a team from the Portland Lahash center will be traveling to East Africa for another exciting and intense lineup of meetings, trainings, media events, and homestays. From Portland the...

  On World Water Day, Lahash launched an effort to build a well for our friends at Amazing Grace Children’s Home:  24 hours. $6,036. 10,000 people. And it all happened online. “Just 1 Well in Just 1 Day” may have happened exclusively...

Most people know about the opportunities to sponsor a child in East Africa through Lahash International, but there are many people who aren't familiar with just how a Lahash sponsorship works. I was able to talk with Katie Nelson, Lahash's Sponsorship...