Hearts & Hope was founded after multiple years of experience in supporting villages in Uganda. View the biographies of the founders below.
As Mission Leader for Messiah Lutheran Church in Weldon Spring, Missouri, Julie has played an active role in developing the relationship between her church and the village of Nakabango.
Through Julie's efforts, other US organizations are now working with similar villages throughout Uganda.
A member of Waters Edge Lutheran Church in Allen, Texas, Curt joined a delegation from Messiah Lutheran and Hope Lutheran in Lubbock, Texas in January 2011. Upon his return to the US, Curt shared his experiences with his congregation and friends in Allen, Texas. Deeply moved, Curt joined the Board of Directors of Hearts & Hope in March.