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Ultra marathoner Tanner Lee running for AFA Saturday

RUSSELL – Tanner Lee said he wanted to run for something bigger than himself in Saturday’s Ohio Backyard Ultra Marathon in Lucasville, Ohio. The 25-year-old decided to wear the Amy For Africa colors and raise support for the organization. Sponsorships to send children to school are [...]

By |March 14th, 2023|

Glory to God! AFA Christian Academy opens doors

A dream that was years in the making has come to fruition in Uganda. Less than 15 months after ground was broken, the doors have opened for the Amy For Africa Christian Academy. Amy Compston, the heartbeat behind the AFA ministry, gave all praise and [...]

By |January 17th, 2022|

Weight-loss challenge: His loss could be AFA’s gain

ASHLAND, Ky. – Scott Walter hopes his loss will be Amy For Africa’s gain. Walter is beginning a six-month weight-loss challenge and is asking his friends to support him in the endeavor by supporting the Christian ministry. Walter’s mission is to shave off some unwanted pounds [...]

By |January 2nd, 2022|

AFA to provide feeding program for schoolchildren

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, [...]

By |February 14th, 2021|

AFA’s faith journey prepares for another leap

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 [...]

By |January 23rd, 2021|

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

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 [...]

By |January 11th, 2021|
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