Buckets of Hope is a mission service project that trains the orphans at Lulwanda Children's Home how to care for the widows in their village. Through generous donations, items were purchased in Uganda to fill the buckets. Items consisted of 2 kg of posha, sugar, rice, beans, 1 tube of gnut paste, 2 bars of soap, 1 mosquito net, 2 jars of vaseline, and a New Testament Bible.
Mary Thrasher is an educator at heart. For the past 32 years, Mary has been involved in various forms of education and teaching. From the classroom to the mission field, you will find Mary teaching children and adults academics and life skills. Mary and her husband, Mike Thrasher, started a nonprofit organization, Books are the Beginning, to share their love of reading and education with impoversihed areas around the world. www.booksarethebeginning.org