SPECIAL K: Kinslee Wesolowski sets PR in half marathon and fundraising

By |April 10th, 2021|

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kinslee Wesolowski set two personal records Saturday. One was shattering her half-marathon time by 35 minutes. The other was how much she raised for Amy For Africa through her running. The 12-year-old niece of AFA co-founder Amy Compston had an impressive day in the Horse Capitol Half [...]

Clean Water Day: AFA asking for help with well project

By |March 21st, 2021|

Clean water is not a given in Uganda like it is in most of the United States. Eight million Ugandans lack access to safe water and 27 million lack access to improved sanitation facilities. Further, due to disparities in water access in Uganda, urban people living in poverty pay [...]

#FinishThatSchool: Be a part of AFA’s school building project

By |February 23rd, 2021|

Many will see what HE has done and be amazed. They will put their trust in the LORD. – Psalm 40:3 ASHLAND, Ky. – The LORD continues to #BuildThatSchool and now will soon #FinishThatSchool. The next step in the construction of the Amy For Africa Christian Academy is the brick [...]

AFA to provide feeding program for schoolchildren

By |February 14th, 2021|

ASHLAND, Ky. - When the Amy For Africa Christian Academy is operating, the students receive both a breakfast and meal during the school day thanks to generous supporters. With the Ugandan government not allowing school to start up again until May because of concerns with COVID-19, the children are left [...]

AFA’s faith journey prepares for another leap

By |January 23rd, 2021|

ASHLAND, Ky. – Amy For Africa’s faith journey is taking another step with Chris Compston joining his wife as a fulltime missionary for the organization. After receiving clear messages from God that now was the time for him to be fulltime for AFA, Chris resigned his position at King’s Daughters [...]

It’s Jarek’s birthday: How about $10 for 10?

By |January 11th, 2021|

ASHLAND, Ky. – Jarek Compston has accomplished as much at the age of 10 as many do in a lifetime. He has been part of five mission trips to Uganda with Amy For Africa, participated in 10Ks and half marathons, including recording the second-fastest half-marathon in the U.S. for his [...]

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