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Kristina Health Center Opens Its Doors on October 1, 2012!  | 

Kristina Health Center opened its doors to the community and began treating patients on October 2, 2012. As the month of December opens, over 1,000 patients have been seen and treated. Prior to the clinic opening, patients were required to travel, in the best of cases four miles – and frequently more than forty – Read More  ❯

Kristina Health Center Dedicated on August 25, 2012  | 

Thanks to our thousand plus supporters, friends at Nike and Runner’s World Magazine and other generous organizations, the Achon Uganda Children’s Fund team and our sister organization Love Mercy Australia, Kristina Health Center (KHC) was formally dedicated on August 25, 2012. Julius Achon’s dream – bringing healthcare for the first time to thousands in Awake Read More  ❯

Portland NBC affiliate runs special Olympic segment on Julius Achon  | 

The NBC affiliate in Portland, Oregon– KGW Channel 8–has produced a fantastic 8-minute segment on Julius Achon and the founding of the Achon Uganda Children’s Fund.  The segment was given extensive promotion during the affiliate’s London 2012 Olympic coverage, and then broadcast in the 4 p.m. time slot on Friday August 10, 2012, leading into their Read More  ❯