The contrast of social and physical suffering from the romantic, panoramic views and regal animals, leaves me raw with emotions. Humanities best of intentions and the unintended consequences. Love the land and the people—despite the conditions.

You may ask why is WOCCU in Africa at an orphanage? Well, we worked with 70-80 children, many with HIV, of Busia Orphanage where WOCCU had a project. It started based upon funding from USDA grants. There is a desire to reach the people in remote, rural communities, help improve their lives and then form a cooperative, credit union to sustain change.