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Lydia’s Story

Orphaned by War… but Full of Hope  At 3 years old, Lydia and her three sisters were orphaned when the Lord’s Resistance Army brutally attacked their family outside their village in northern Uganda. The rebels made the sisters watch as their parents and baby sister were murdered.   Defend the cause of the fatherless.” – Isaiah 1:17 […]


An evening of hearts uniting to provide healing & restoration for children in Uganda and DR Congo! RSVP Today   Donate Now Friday, Nov 10th  @ Brainerd Crossroads (BX) Hors d’oeuvres will be served   |   Attire: Snappy Casual 4011 Austin Street   |   Chattanooga, TN 37411 Can’t make it? Donate here to provide healing and hope to a child —  you’re […]


Our Mission Exile International serves rescued child soldiers & children orphaned by war in DR Congo & Uganda — providing Christ-centerned programs delivering rehabilitative care, education, discipleship & leadership development. Why We Serve Launched in response to devastating wars in Uganda and D.R. Congo — where more than 100,000 children have been abducted — Exile […]

Bahati’s Journey

Bahati’s Journey: from rescued child soldier to leader for peace Abducted twice by two different rebel groups — Bahati was one of the most traumatized young men to have entered into EI’s care programs. Due to the severe violence he witnessed and was forced to participate in, he battled nightmares, flashbacks, and other symptoms for […]

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