Many congratulations are in order for all the pupils of Gitega International Academy who recently graduated. The school is one of the best in Burundi, providing Christian education, raising up godly leaders for the transformation of the country.
Congratulations to all those who took part in the African GLO Tour 2018.
Cycling an average of 110km a day for 7 days in aid of the GLO’s lifesaving work in Burundi, the ride crossed Rwanda through stunning scenery including a tea plantation, a volcano park and genocide sites.
The Milk for Transformation project is an innovative social enterprise established in a rural community with 400 families and farmers. It is now starting to develop a new base and outreach in Gihanga, Cibitoke, an area of the country most affected by the recent famine in East Africa.
Take a look at this brief summary - just a few examples of what our wonderful supporters helped us achieve in 2017.
Huge congratulations to Simon and Lizzie Guillebaud who have both been awarded an MBE in the Queen's birthday honours list for their years of service to Burundi. Simon set up Great Lakes Outreach (GLO) in 2003 in response to the huge needs of the country. He and Lizzie have stayed committed to Burundi and lived there throughout the recent crisis. GLO brings hope to around 75,000 people every year.