SERERE: Action of love international donates mattresses to persons living with disability

Posted on Sep 13, 2023
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By Nathan Eyagu 


Action of love international, a nonprofit organisation operating around the Teso sub-region left a number of persons in Agwara town council, Serere district living with disability with smiles and joy on Tuesday, 12th,2023 after donating mattresses to them.


Benard Odikor the LC3 of Kagwara town council, appreciated the organization for its kind gesture against disabled persons as some people see them as misfortune in the society. 


" The things that are given out are for the beneficiaries, not the other way around, I will ensure that I monitor to see through that the things are not mishandled and are in good hands",


He further vowed to protect the name of the organization as it has been of great help to the disabled persons in the society around Agwara and also other parts of the community as they have rendered support like health, food, and good bedding to them.


Jefferson Kandi the director of the organization while giving his remarks explained "Most times when you are disabled, you have thoughts that life is no more and you are not loved but with the action of love international with you, we have restored back your hope, with the great support from the donors",


He further promised that more support would be given to the beneficiaries so as to ensure that they are well-catered for like any other person in the community. 


What the beneficiaries say.


Having received the support, tears of joy, laughter, and uncontrollable praises were heard from the beneficiaries who spoke to this website. 


Agoe Glades a widow who has long been suffering after losing her husband who was a pillar in the family, with the presence of a disabled child who needed special care, lost hope but after Action of Love International reached out to her, today she confesses that her negative thoughts have come down not as she is now living a fair lifestyle.  


"Am so excited for our leader who linked us to this organization that we never thought would ever reach this side, may God bless the organization abundantly, I will now sleep well not as before", an elderly Okia William whose leg was amputated narrated.


Okole Andrew Felix, a former teacher within the community, whose services in school came to an end after being diagnosed with diabetes that left both his legs amputated appreciated the organization for coming to his rescue.


"I will now sleep well and have good rest not as before as I used to lie on the floor, out of many, I was chosen and am so excited, am kindly requesting a tricycle that will assist me in mobility", he added. 

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