Construction and Perseverance Continues…

Construction and Perseverance Continues…

All lot of time, energy, and perseverance has been happening here in Uganda! The Nutrition and Education Center is getting closer and closer to being completed. This would not be possible without the help and support of people all around the globe! Thank you!

Monthly Nutritional Education Class has over 100 attendees!

Monthly Nutritional Education Class has over 100 attendees!

Each month nutritional education outreaches are done by the local Mango Project managers and hospital staff. They provide nutrition education, food preparation, and recipes using local resources for the parents of children on the malnutrition ward and pediatric ward at Yumbe District Hospital. At the most recent outreach, there were over 100 people who came! […]

Mosquito Nets Given To Nutrition Rehabilitation Unit

Mosquito Nets Given To Nutrition Rehabilitation Unit

The Mango Project provided new mosquito nets for all of the hostpial beds at Yumbe Distrrict Hospital on the Malnutrition Ward/Nutrition Rehabilitation Unit. It was a need that was seen, and the local Ugandan mangers responded to that need. Not only did they provide the nets, they also made sure that each one was set […]

The Mango Project Featured on Nurse.com

The Mango Project Featured on Nurse.com

The Mango Project has had the privilege to bring nursing students from the Denver area for the past 3 years. The students come as learners to learn from the local health care workers at Yumbe District hospital. One of the first nursing students to participate in an internship in Uganda was Ian Morlock. He had […]

The Orchard Continues to Flourish!

The Orchard Continues to Flourish!

The mango orchard was planted in 2012. Over 300 mango trees were planted. The orchard has provided mangos for preservation, and also has provided local employment to villagers who are paid by the local Mango Project business to help maintain and take care of the orchard. The orchard is also used to grow other produce […]