“I was told killing with a gun is nothing. It’s like you haven’t killed. For my initiation, they handed me a machete and told me to kill a man. They said if I refused, they would kill me.” Isaac was 14 when the Lord’s Resistance Army came to his village in Uganda. “I told my […]
Step into their stories of restoration. Stories you made possible! Every year, our annual report highlights the impacts — life-transforming impacts — that you and others are a part of. Restoring the broken and empowering dreams to come true! Read, smile, cry… enjoy. We know you’ll love what you’re about to see.
Where rescued child soldiers become young peacemakers! EI’s care programs exist because war has torn children from homes — forcing several to participate in violence and leaving many orphaned. In eastern D.R. Congo, 100-200 children are rescued each month. Without proper care, most become street children or return to rebel armies. But there is hope… Through holistic care […]
Though once a child solider, Joseph’s life has been through a radical transformation! Today, he is bold young peacemaker — serving and loving in his community! Having discovered Christ as His Savior through healing and hope fostered in EI’s care programs – Joseph has also found hope for his future and empowering opportunities to achieve his dreams. […]
My name is Janet. I was abducted in August on a Saturday at 4 am. I was just 11 years old. I was so scared because children were being burnt in their houses. Later, my friends tried to escape. They were killed right in front of us using a machete… even the rebels made some […]