We Wish You a Blessed Christmas – and Thank You!

THANK YOU to all of you who have purchased handmade gifts from Uganda from the Ndoto Project! We are so excited with our limited edition launch, and look forward to a booming 2015. New products will arrive by the New Year, and we will be having a sale so that you can use all your Christmas gift cards for some great gifts that give back!...

The 12 Days of Christmas, Uganda Style

On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me: A hornbill in an acacia tree On the second day of Christmas my true love sent to me: Two crested cranes and a hornbill in an acacia tree On the third day of Christmas my true love sent to me: Three ankole cows Two crested cranes and a hornbill in an acacia tree On the fourth day of Christmas my true love sent to me: Four grunting warthogs Three ankole cows Two cr...

How Am I Helping?

The women of ROWAN (Rural Orphans and Widows AIDS Network) in Mawanga, Uganda, all are HIV positive. Some of these women come quite a distance by boda boda in order to learn a trade and earn a sustainable income in their very rural, poor district. Buying any of the pajama shorts (even at our current very discounted price) gives them a weekly salary and the ability to learn from our teacher/supervisor so that they can have a skill for life. The w...

Giving Tuesday – Gifts that Give Back

Giving Tuesday – Gifts that Give Back
Today is Giving Tuesday (and of course, there's a hashtag for that: #givingTuesday), and we are all about giving here! For those who are new to us, Ten Eighteen gives 100% - yes ONE HUNDRED PERCENT - of the donations away to our programs in Uganda. No administrative fees. No overhead. All giving. And we've been doing some awesome things lately! ONE HARBOR CHURCH in Beaufort and Morehead City, NC, did a giving campaign recently, and raised enough mone