a celebration in lira / by Maranie Staab

in late november, MaryKate Anne and i spent the day in Lira, Uganda with the nuns who run and the women and children who work with the Bischop Asili Counselling and Rehabilition Centre (BACR). BACR was fonded to provide services and education for women and children in Lira who have been victims of war, disease, domestic violence and poverty. following a tour and learning of the array of services being provided (as well as their currents needs) we were treated to a celebration of singing and dancing, given grifts, a meal and were able to meet many of the women and children. few photos from the celebration ...