why sponsor?

Through sponsorship, you can help restore a child’s identity, ignite their God-given purpose, and equip them to transform generations.

CHANGE A LIFE

Sponsor a child

$

make a difference

Sponsor our Staff

$

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!

Naomi, 20

Child ID: UG-677-0274
Monthly Need: $132

Naomi is the 1st born of 7 children. She has a big heart for Jesus, loves to lead worship, and has been focused on following Jesus despite her hardships and the temptations she has faced. She is in nursing school and excited about serving others through nursing. She has one sponsor, but needs another to come alongside her to support her through nursing school.  Naomi has a big personality and is always smiling.  She is full of joy and is a leader of her peers.

Passion: She is so excited to serve others as a nurse.  She also loves leading worship and helping others.

Juliet, 21

Child ID: UG-677-0513
Monthly Need: $132

Juliet lost her mother when she was very young. She has been alone working as a babysitter for families in her area to make money to go to school. She is very smart and we are so blessed to have her as part of the BTCM family.

Passion: She is a hard worker, very kind, humble, and loves the Lord.

Jennifer, 22

UG-677-0141
Monthly Need: $220

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.

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.

Naftali, 18

Child ID: UG-677-0223
Monthly Need: $88

Naftali’s parents passed away when he was young. He was alone and struggling with his brother when he came to BTCM. He is now thriving as a young man and learning to follow Jesus. He is smart and helpful!

Passion: He loves to play soccer and wants to be a doctor when he grows up.

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.

John, 21

Child ID: UG-677-0275
Monthly Need: $88

John’s parents passed away when he was little, so he lives with his aunt and little brother.  John is a kind and fun young man who is very helpful. He is in school to become a veterinarian. He is so excited about caring for animals!

Passion: John loves math and he enjoys singing and dancing!

Paul, 22

Child ID: UG-677-0247
Monthly Need: $132

Paul’s father passed away and his mother is now struggling with a chronic illness, so we have come alongside her to help support Paul. He has 6 siblings. He is a tender, helpful, and kind young man. Despite everything he has been through, he is still full of joy.

Passion: He loves to play soccer!

Elizabeth, 20

Child ID: UG-677-0353
Monthly Need: $44

Elizabeth recently lost her father, so we have come alongside her family to empower them.  Elizabeth is a sweet, tender young woman. She is patient and very helpful.

Passion: She has a beautiful voice and loves singing in the choir.

Fletcher, 16

Child ID: UG-677-0277
Monthly Need: $44

Fletcher is a very kind, smart young man! He just started Secondary school and is excited about being back to school after 2 years. His mother is struggling with some serious medical conditions and he lost his father when he was young. We have come alongside his mother to support and empower her in caring for him.

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.

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!

Justus, 17

Child ID: UG-677-0258
Monthly Need: $44

Justus is a sweet young man that loves to play soccer. His mother and his father passed away leaving him and his 2 siblings to a grandmother who was unable to care for them. We are so grateful to have him as part of the BTCM family.

Passion: He loves to sing and dance! He especially has a heart to serve others.

Frank, 25

Child ID: UG-677-0290
Monthly Need: $176

Frank lost his father when he was young and then came to BTCM after his mother was bitten by a rabid dog and passed away. Despite painful circumstances, Frank is a sweet and strong young man with amazing gifts that we know God will use! Frank has one sponsor, but needs others to come alongside him and help cover his higher education costs.

Passion: He loves soccer, dancing and is starting college to study social work so he can help other kids in hard situations.

Anitah, 16

Child ID: UG-677-0399
Monthly Need: $44

Anitah’s father passed away and her mother was unable to care for her, so BTCM has stepped in to help her aunt raise her. She is a wonderful, smart, and loving girl.

Passion: Her favorite scripture is Acts 16:31.

Abraham, 5

Child ID: UG-677-0516
Monthly Need: $88

Abraham is the sweetest, most determined little boy.  Though he struggles with spina bifida, he doesn’t let it stop him.  Unfortunately, his parents both abandoned him because they were so overwhelmed with his disability.  We have come alongside his elderly grandmother–who is struggling to care for him–to help empower her to meet his medical, educational, and emotional needs.

He needs $88 per month in order to provide for his medical needs, but any amount helps!

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!

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.

Peter, 2

Child ID: UG-677-0515
Monthly Need: $44

Peter is a sweet little boy who loves to eat!  His mother is struggling with mental issues and is unable to safely care for him, so we have come alongside to help.

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: $312
(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: $212
(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: $100
(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: $206
(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: $100
(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 if 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.

Makisensiyo

House Mom 
Staff ID: UG-677-HM45
Monthly Need: $75
(any amount helps!)

Makisensiyo 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.

Ritah

Accountants Assistant 
Staff ID: UG-677-S031
Monthly Need: $130
(any amount helps!)

Ritah grew up as an orphan and was blessed to be supported and put through school by her uncle. Because of her experiences, she is excited to help other orphaned and vulnerable children. She is a sweet, Godly woman and has one child.

A Day in Her Life: Ritah works hard everyday to track our expenses, monitor our school budget and fees, and account for all petty cash. She is fantastic with numbers and gifted in administration.

Derrick

Procurement
Staff ID: UG-677-S042
Monthly Need: $35
(any amount helps!)

Derrick grew up caring for himself and working hard day and night to be able to attend school. He is servant-hearted and a hard worker!

A Day in His Life: As you can imagine, shopping for 300+ children can be rather time consuming, but Derrick is up for the challenge. He is a dedicated young man who orders, shops, and manages everything needed to care for our kids.

Julius

Assitant Cook
Staff ID: UG-677-S038
Monthly Need: $75
(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.

Barbara

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S034
Monthly Need: $55
(any amount helps!)

Barbara has a Bachelor’s in Social Work and Community Development. She has a deep love and passion for children and she also loves to serve the church. She is gifted at being persistent to find solutions for even our most difficult family situations, and never gives up on our kids!

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–including family strengthening–are being met and come up with solutions for any gaps in care.

Godfrey

Agriculture Specialist
Staff ID: UG-677-S018
Monthly Need: $146
(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.

Alice

Day House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM47
Monthly Need: $75
(any amount helps!)

Alice has a big heart for children. She has always wanted to serve with a ministry that makes a difference. She is kind and loves playing with the children.

A Day in Her Life: Alice 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.

Elizabeth

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM48
Monthly Need: $75
(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.

Julius

School Director
Staff ID: UG-677-S022
Monthly Need: $75
(any amount helps!)

Julius has walked alongside the ministry since we started! He is a humble, wise, loyal, and Godly man who has filled many roles and has helped us start and run our Primary School.

A Day in His Life: Julius plays the role of director/consultant to help us make our Primary School the best it can be. He brainstorms, trains our teachers, fills in wherever needed, helps with curriculum, and assists with any other needs the school has.

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.

Richard

Social Worker
Staff ID: UG-677-S036
Monthly Need: $66
(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.

Teddy

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM08
Monthly Need: $50
(any amount helps!)

Teddy has been serving BTCM as a house mom for over 10 years. She has a wonderful smile and takes time to love and get to know our girls. She is a fantastic mother and loves to sing songs about Jesus to our 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.

Bernadette

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-S052
Monthly Need: $75
(any amount helps!)

Bernadette 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.

Gorret

House Mom
Staff ID: UG-677-HM49
Monthly Need: $75
(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.

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

ABOUT US

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.

OUR NEWSLETTER

Subscribe for more stories of impact and ministry updates!

Copyright © 2022 - Bless The Children Ministries

We value your privacy.