Patricia Heaton reflects on time in Rwanda, charity work, motherhood and Hollywood

Patricia Heaton is a famous Hollywood actress and television star best known for her roles as Debra Barone on the long-running hit comedy Everybody Loves Raymondand, most recently, as Frankie Heck in The Middle. Heaton is an Ohio State-born Catholic mother of four boys. She is a seven-time...

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:28am

Bebe Cool takes charity to Rwanda

Gagamel boss, Bebe Cool, recently held a concert with the intention of donating the proceeds to children who had health issues with their hearts. The concert dubbed #GoldenHeartConcert, attracted all kinds of well-wishers including the President of the Republic of Uganda, His Excellency, Yoweri...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:34pm

Is charity for the poor futile?

MELBOURNE – In an essay published last month in The Guardian, 15 leading economists – including the Nobel laureates Angus Deaton, James Heckman, and Joseph Stiglitz – criticised what they call “the ‘aid effectiveness’ craze” on the grounds that it leads us...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 11:27pm

How one woman strives to give vulnerable children a better life

For 20 years, Anonciata Nakabonye has been taking care of vulnerable children, some orphans, and others, former street kids. Her four-room house situated in the suburb of Busanza, Kicukiro District, is where the once homeless and abandoned children now reside. A single mother, Nakabonye...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 10:23am

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