When people look and talk so unlike me, it is easy to think of them as different. And it is harder to keep constant the thought that we have exactly the same motivations and goals for life: health, safety, freedom from want, peace. And we… Read More

My Journey Back To Gulu

We have a guest blogger today!  Sharon, our executive-director is in Gulu as we speak visiting our partners and seeing first hand all the amazing work they are doing.  She is a pro at this as she has traveled to Uganda many times. I am… Read More

International Children’s Book Day

Saturday, April 2nd was International Children’s Book Day.  Unbeknownst to me, this special day has been celebrated every year since 1967 on Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday.  The goal?  To promote great children’s literature and to remind us of the importance of reading to young people.… Read More

A Philanthropy Course For Kids

Social Promise is excited to partner with Junior Junior League at the New York Junior League to offer a FREE course for children designed to introduce them to a big word- philanthropy. It has always been our mission at Social Promise to raise money to… Read More

An Ambulance For Lacor Hospital

It is with a grateful heart that I inform you that Social Promise’s 2015 end-of-year campaign was a success.  We asked for help and once again you, our generous donors, answered. In early November we launched our campaign.  The goal?  To raise $40,000 to purchase an… Read More