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Sponsor a Child

Your sponsorship provides children with personalized, holistic care all the way through adulthood. Aside from providing financial support for education, a safe home, and warm meals – you have the opportunity to also provide for your sponsor child through prayer and encouragement. You get to be that extra person in their corner, championing who God is shaping them to be!

Rosemary, 18

Child ID: UG-677-0105
Monthly Need: $44

We are working to empower Rosemary’s mother who has been struggling with illness and poverty.  Rosemary is a very joyful young woman.  She is very smart and a hard worker.

Passion: She loves singing and dancing in the choir.  She also loves working in the garden and is really good at it.

Joy Nyakato, 23

Child ID: UG-677-0207
Monthly Need: $44

Joy is an amazing young woman. She comes from a very difficult home life. We are caring for Joy as well as coming alongside her mother to empower her to care better for her family. She is a special young girl full of joy and has lots of big dreams for her future!

Nyakato means she’s a twin!

Jennifer, 22

UG-677-0141
Monthly Need: $176

Jennifer is a sweet and loving young woman. Though she is a little shy, she is very smart.  Jennifer is starting nursing school this year and has always dreamed of becoming a nurse.

Passion: She is so excited to serve others as a nurse.  She loves playing netball!

John, 16

Child ID: UG-677-0313
Monthly Need: $88

John’s mother and father passed away and his grandmother was weak so his sister has been caring for him. He loves playing soccer and he has a very bright future.

Passion: He really enjoys helping his Aunt in her shop.

Peterarina, 17

Child ID: UG-677-0409
Monthly Need: $44

Peterarina does not know much about her family, she has been through some hard circumstances and is very courageous.  Peterarina is a very kind, sweet, hardworking young woman.

Passion: She has an incredible deep singing voice and loves to worship the Lord with it!

Brenda, 17

Child ID: UG-677-0352
Monthly Need: $88

Brenda lost both her parents when she was young. We have come alongside her grandmother to help her care for Brenda. She is a sweet young girl with a very bright future ahead! She just graduated Primary School and is excited to begin her new season in Secondary School.

Passion: She loves to play netball! She hopes one day to be a doctor.

Evelyn, 20

Child ID: UG-677-0280
Monthly Need: $44

Evelyn’s father passed away in 2002. She is living with her mom who is suffering from a chronic illness, so we have come alongside her to help support Evelyn and teach her about Jesus. Evelyn is a very joyful, helpful, and kind young woman. She works hard to get good grades in school. Evelyn is currently attending school to become a nurse.

Passion: She loves to play netball and matooke is one of her favorite foods.

Vanance, 20

Child ID: UG-677-0072
Monthly Need: $88

We have come alongside Vanance’s older brother that was caring for him to help support Vanance.  He is a very humble and quiet young man, and he studies and works hard.

Passion: He really enjoys helping around his home, cooking, and digging in the garden.  He hopes to one day be a teacher.

Everlyn, 20

Child ID: UG-677-0372
Monthly Need: $88

Everlyn’s father passed away in 2007 from AIDS. She and her mother are also suffering from health conditions, and they are very weak and struggling financially. She is a precious young girl with lots of potential and a big heart. 

Margret, 14

Child ID: UG-677-0524
Monthly Need: $88

Margret has been through some deep trauma, but she is resilient and relieved to be at BTCM where she is safe. Her mother is struggling with serious poverty, so we are also coming alongside her to empower her to better care for her children.

Margret is a quiet, joyful, and smart girl who loves the Lord. She loves school and she dreams of being a doctor someday.

Christine, 22

Child ID: UG-677-0332
Monthly Need: $44

Christine is sweet, gentle young woman. Her mother passed away when she was young and she has 13 siblings, so BTCM has stepped in to support and care for her. She is doing very well in school.

Passion: Christine is a kind young woman. She is very helpful at home. She loves to help with the chores and younger children.

Annet, 17

Child ID: UG-677-0526
Monthly Need: $88

Annet lost her family when she was young. A church member is now fostering her, but she has many children of her own, so we have come alongside her to empower her in caring for Annet. She loves English, the color red, and cassava. She wants to be a teacher when she grows up and loves to play netball. She requests prayers to be able to focus on her studies and pass with good grades.

Sponsor our Staff

Our staff members are committed to helping every single one of the children in our program understand what it means to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. When you sponsor our staff, you are providing orphaned children the opportunity to be discipled and surrounded by Godly leaders that will encourage them and support their development in all areas of life.

Hedwig

UG Executive Director 
Staff ID: UG-677-S002
Monthly Need: $195
(any amount helps!)

Hedwig has a huge heart for orphans and has raised many in her own home.  She is passionate about managing the Ugandan staff, helping the children learn about Jesus, and leading the ministry to pursue Jesus more everyday!

A Day in Her Life: Hedwig spends her day vision planning, problem solving, counseling, and discipling staff, guardians, and children.  She also spends a lot of time advocating for children in court, with guardians, and with government officials.  She lives as an example of a strong Godly leader for all our kids to aspire to become.

Francis

Accountants Director
Staff ID: UG-677-S028
Monthly Need: $215
(any amount helps!)

Francis is very passionate about the Bible and loves the BTCM children.  He is incredible with the complicated accounting it takes to manage the ministry and he is passionate about mentoring our children and being sure they are always learning to follow Jesus.

A Day in His Life: Primarily, Francis can be found behind his computer screen working diligently on the complicated budget of caring for 300+ kids, 50 staff, a Primary school, and the Children’s homes.  He always goes above and beyond, and he is truly a gifted accountant!

Jackline

Office Cleaner
Staff ID: UG-677-Offi
Monthly Need: $75
(any amount helps!)

Jackline and her husband (who is a BTCM teacher!) have 3 children.  She is a great mother and loves on the BTCM children as she works.  She is always smiling and she works hard everyday to create a safe and clean environment for our staff!

A Day in Her Life: Jackline is a true servant to spend her day cleaning and organizing our office space and grounds around our campus.  She works hard each and every day to keep things clean.

Margaret

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM02
Monthly Need: $115
(any amount helps!)

Margaret “Akiiki” is one of our very first house moms and has been raising children in our family homes for over 10 years.  She has a huge heart for children and is fantastic with our tiny babies and our teenage boys.  Akiiki is a true blessing to BTCM!

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians.  They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal.  They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Fatina

House Mom & Store Manager 
Staff ID: UG-677-HM37
Monthly Need: $210
(any amount helps!)

Fatina grew up a Muslim.  After becoming a Christian, she knew she wanted to serve in some way.  She loves being able to continue to learn about faith and teach the children of BTCM.  She is friendly and so full of joy.

A Day in Her Life: Fatina loves serving as a house mom each day, caring for a few of our children.  She is also very gifted in organization, and spends a lot of her time organizing and managing all the storage and inventory of items needed to care for our children on campus.

Jesica

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM35
Monthly Need: $115
(any amount helps!)

Jesica has a big heart and is full of joy.  She loves being in a BTCM home with the children and helping them grow to know Jesus!

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians.  They create a safe, Godly family wetting for these children to grow and heal.  They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Rose

Child Care Officer 
Staff ID: UG-677-S047
Monthly Need: $300
(any amount helps!)

Rose is full of energy, a hard worker, and a strong prayer warrior.  She loves encouraging our house moms in their spiritual life.  She would love prayers to remain strong and courageous and manage the house moms with love and grace to improve the children’s welfare.

A Day in Her Life: As the Child Care Officer, Rose’s job is to be sure the best interest of the children is priority and that all children are receiving excellent holistic care.  She ensures there is a Godly family atmosphere in our transitional homes and manages our team of house moms, and leads their discipleship.

Maxensio

House Mom 
Staff ID: UG-677-HM45
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Maxensio loves being a house mom for the BTCM children.  She lives in one of our family homes and tends to all the needs of her family of kids!

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Joseph

Head Cook
Staff ID: UG-677-S037
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Joseph is a widower with 5 children.  He is a hard worker and loves to spend free time talking to and playing soccer with the BTCM children.  He has served with us for 9 years!

A Day in His Life: Joseph is the primary cook for all 250+ children that live on the BTCM campus.  He works hard everyday to provide safe and healthy meals.  This includes chopping firewood, making porridge, mingling millet, and cooking over a giant wood-burning stove.

Monica

Day House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM27
Monthly Need: $125
(any amount helps!)

Monica has a huge heart for children and loves to play and sing with them.  She especially loves the young children and babies.

A Day in Her Life: Monica works in our baby room during the day with our littlest kids. She spends her day singing, playing, dancing, feeding, and loving the children so that the other house moms can focus on washing, cooking, and cleaning while the kids are at school.

Evelyn

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM26
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Evelyn always has a big smile and loves our children like her own. She works hard each day to not only meet their physical needs, but to help them grow spiritually and emotionally as well.

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Godfrey

Agriculture Specialist
Staff ID: UG-677-S018
Monthly Need: $150
(any amount helps!)

Godfrey grew up in the BTCM program and had a passion to be a part of the team to give back to the ministry. He is a Godly young man and loves to teach about Jesus as he shows our children living on campus the secrets of gardening. Gardening is a life-saving skill in Uganda, and learning these skills benefit the children for years to come.

A Day in His Life: Godfrey spends his days tending to all things agriculture on our campus. He plans, prepares, and plants fruits and vegetables for our kids to enjoy. He also spends time teaching these valuable skills to our house moms and kids.

Wilson

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S043
Monthly Need: $125
(any amount helps!)

Wilson grew up in the BTCM program and has a heart to give back to other vulnerable children. He just joined our staff last year, but is showing great leadership and has a servant heart to do the tasks no one else enjoys. He loves playing with the children and being sure they feel loved.

A Day in His Life: Our social workers champion our children by spending each day getting to know them through mentoring and discipleship. Through this process they ensure each child’s holistic needs–including family strengthening–are being met and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Julius

Assitant Cook
Staff ID: UG-677-S038
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Julius is our assistant cook. He came from another school because he wanted to be somewhere that is making a difference in kids’ lives. He is a very hard worker and has a big heart for the kids and Jesus.

A Day in His Life: He helps cook for all 250+ children that live on the BTCM campus. He works hard every day to provide safe and healthy meals. This includes chopping firewood, making porridge, mingling millet, and cooking over a giant wood burning stove.

Richard

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S036
Monthly Need: $70
(any amount helps!)

Richard is an excellent social worker and is known for being humble, patient, and hardworking. He is always willing to help when needed and goes above and beyond to serve our children. He is excited about serving the BTCM children and enjoys singing in the church choir.

A Day in His Life: Our social workers champion our children by spending each day getting to know them through mentoring and discipleship. Through this process they ensure each child’s holistic needs–including family strengthening–are being met and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Benaleta

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-S052
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Benaleta loves the Lord and is excited to serve BTCM through loving and caring for them on a day to day basis. She loves kids and is passionate about modeling being a Christ follower for them.

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Rogers

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S048
Monthly Need: $275
(any amount helps!)

Rogers is so loving, caring, and he loves laughing.  He is so friendly to the staff and the children.  He is very excited to serve with BTCM and empower kids and families to thrive.  He loves working with kids and contributing to social change in society.

A Day in His Life: Our social workers champion our children by spending each day getting to know them through mentoring and discipleship. Through this process they ensure each child’s holistic needs–including family strengthening–are being met and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Gorret

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM49
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Gorret is so humble, soft spoken, loving and hardworking. She has a lot of experience raising kids and is very gentle and caring. She is excited to be a helping hand to the BTCM children and spend time teaching them about Jesus.

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Elizabeth

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM48
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Elizabeth is so grateful to be a new house mom at BTCM. She is grateful to God that she can serve and honor Him by loving the children. She sees children as a gift from God and wants to share with them the love of Jesus. She is a prayer warrior and believes all things are possible with God. Sponsoring her not only touches her life, but the lives of the children she is serving.

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Olivia

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM50
Monthly Need: $100
(any amount helps!)

Olivia is very excited to be a BTCM house mom. She loves playing with children and caring for them. She is looking forward to being a spiritual role model and leading them to grow closer to Jesus.

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Monica

Nurse
Staff ID: UG-677-S051
Monthly Need: $125
(any amount helps!)

Monica grew up in the BTCM program and has a big heart. She valued being sponsored and the opportunity to get an education. Her heart’s desire is to help others because of the help she received from her sponsors! She loves reading her Bible and leading worship in church on Sundays.

A Day in Her Life: As BTCM’s nurse, Monica’s day is full. She tends to our children that need daily medication, treats children that become sick or injured throughout the day, and takes children to the hospital in emergencies. Medically caring for 300+ children is a life-saving job!

Florence

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM38
Monthly Need: $70
(any amount helps!)

Florence is a very joyful house mom and she loves the children. She is excited to serve with BTCM and take care of the babies, especially little Nicholas.

A Day Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care and waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Denis

Economic Development Officer
Staff ID: UG-677-S050
Monthly Need: $270
(any amount helps!)

Economic Development is a key transformational piece of Family Strengthening. It is the catalyst to empowering families to stay together! Denis is an incredible leader and passionate about training and supporting our guardian families and developing them not only economically, but in the Lord as well.

A Day in His Life: As the EDO he will work alongside guardians to empower them to grow economically. Through skills placement, training, savings programs, and business guidance, Denis will help families reach steady income levels, be able to provide more for themselves, and empower them to ultimately have more ownership of their children.

Philomela

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM46
Monthly Need: $50
(any amount helps!)

Philomela is a wonderful house mom who tends to all the needs of the children in her BTCM family home. She especially loves to sing with the children!

A Day in Her Life: BTCM house moms live on campus raising BTCM children that are in transitional care and waiting to be reunified with guardians. They create a safe, Godly family setting for these children to grow and heal. They care for a group of 8-12 children, nurturing and tending to their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs each day.

Francis

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S026
Monthly Need: $25
(any amount helps!)

Francis loves Jesus and desires to teach BTCM children to follow Him! Francis grew up in the BTCM program and loves to now be able to help meet the needs of the BTCM kids. He is excellent at building trusting relationships with our families and discipling our children.

A Day in His Life: Our social workers champion our children by spending each day getting to know them through mentoring and discipleship. Through this process they ensure each child’s holistic needs–including family strengthening–are being met and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Jamilah

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S049
Monthly Need: $250
(any amount helps!)

Jamilah grew up in the BTCM program and is very excited to be back and serve her BTCM brothers and sisters. She loves sharing about Jesus with the children, counseling them, and working on connecting them with their family. She is so excited to join the team!

A Day in Her Life: Our social workers champion our children by spending each day getting to know them through mentoring and discipleship. Through this process they ensure each child’s holistic needs are being met (including family strengthening) and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Help children discover their worth and make a way for a hope-filled, brighter future.

We rely on the restorative power of relational discipleship to equip and enable our children and staff to thrive in every area of their lives. Building physical, spiritual and emotional health is just one facet of our holistic care designed to help our children embrace their God-given potential and equip them to transform their communities.

Your sponsorship will provide long-lasting, whole-life impact through our foundational pillars: Family Restoration, Personalized Education and Relational Discipleship:

We identify, equip, and place children into safe, loving, and permanent families.

Every child is given the opportunity to excel and reach their fullest potential through a full continuum of education.

We help each child develop and nurture an authentic, personal relationship with God and with community.

PHONE

(918) 280-9220

ADDRESS

Lockbox Department 240
PO Box 701683
Tulsa, OK 74170

EMAIL

info@btcm.org

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Bless the Children Ministries works to be the love of Christ to Uganda's orphaned and vulnerable children, equipping them to become authentic, Godly leaders that transform generations.

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