A Blog of World Harvest Mission's Nutrition Programs in Bundibugyo, Uganda
Tuesday, January 30, 2007
Welcome to Surviving and Thriving! There are many people on our World Harvest Team in Bundibugyo with a hand in nutrition assistance. We hope this blog will give you an overview of the work as well as a peek into the day to day happenings here.
World Harvest Mission's current nutrition programs are focused on malnourished and at-risk children such as those with chronic illness, motherless or whose mothers have HIV. We support surrogate breastfeeding, dairy goat breeding, and the therapeutic feeding of inpatients and outpatients. Locally grown nourishment in the form of eggs, milk and soy/peanut powder is used more and more.
The BundiNutrition Fund of World Harvest Mission funds the Matiti Goat Milk Projects, Therapeutic Feeding Programs, BBB (Peanut Butter Project) and BundiNutrition Farm (Dairy Goats, Chickens and Demonstration Garden).
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