Bringing hope and healing in order to strengthen and transform

Okoa Refuge exists to glorify Christ through stabilizing the family unit and transforming entire communities. 

who are we?

Okoa Refuge was founded by two passionate and visionary people in Jacksonville, Florida. Find out how two people embarked on a journey to change the world. Since then, Okoa has formed one incredible and seemingly unstoppable team.

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what do we do?

Okoa Refuge works in many different districts across Uganda.
We meet people where they are...
To solve problems that they identify...
With solutions that they suggest.

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"There is no greater disability in society than the inability to see a person as more."

- Robert M. Hensel

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"Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them."

- Lady Bird Johnson

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"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. the next best time is today."

- Chinese Proverb


join our family and change their stars!