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Building and medical team brings hope to Uganda

Diocesan News

Added on 22/01/2013

Representatives from 6 different parishes in the Diocese of Down and Dromore are on the latest Hope Builders trip to Uganda.

Hope Builders

A group of forty–eight flew out of Dublin early in the early hours of Friday morning 18 January with parishioners from Kilkeel, Annalong, St Finnian’s, Ballywalter, Knocknamuckley and Aghalee among them. Some of the group are pictured below.

Hope Builders founder, David Charleton, is leading the group whose aim is to build classrooms and dormitories for the school at Nakasangola and some dwellings for a nearby orphanage. Among the team are a doctor and a nurse and they will hold clinics whilst the building is going on.

Despite a difficult journey, the group have arrived safely and are hard at work! Please remember them in your prayers.

What is “Hope Builders”? Read more in our Faith Stories here.


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For further information, please contact

Annette McGrath
Down & Dromore Diocesan Communications Officer
Church of Ireland House
61–67 Donegall Street
BELFAST
BT1 2QH

Tel: (028) 9032 2268
Fax:(028) 9023 1902
Mob: 07595 231958
Email:  DCO
Web: www.down.anglican.org
www.facebook.com/downanddromore

 

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