introducing our 2019 “What if…?” Ugandan Student Scholarship Recipients Patrick & John MUTEGEKI


One Step Closer...Officially Open: The John H. and Marie Parrish Medical Clinic!

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Meet Our National Spokesperson
DeLores Pressley

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A Letter From Our CEO

Humanitarian Hands Charities (HHCharities) continues to strive to "stoop down and lift others up" as life and living becomes more challenging for those in Uganda and in the world of the Immigrants and Refugees here in the Dallas communities. Our mission remains to help others realize a better life and a better way of living by Building Hope...One Heart, One Life, One Community at a time.

Our focused Programs are:

  • The John H. and Marie Parrish Medical Clinic in Fort Portal, Uganda.

  • Soliciting sponsors devoted to educate and support the orphaned children of Uganda

  • Enhanced support for the Immigrants and Refugees in the Dallas Metroplex

As a nonprofit organization, we believe in striving to be the best we can be.

Our Core Values include:

  • Commitment-We focus on working to enhance the lives of others.

  • Integrity-Our moral values are sound and trustworthy.

  • Accountability-We administer all donations with high ethical standards.

  • Diversity-We value others unique differences and cultures.

  • Service-We make every effort to lift others up.  

Join us as we continue Building Hope…One Heart, One Life, One Community at a Time.


Mary A. Christopher
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

Humanitarian Hands Charities
Program Initiatives 


  • Build and maintain the John H. and Marie Parrish Medical Clinic with equipment and pharmaceutical supplies

  • Provide health professionals to educate individuals on health issues and preventive care

  • Educate individuals on proper nutrition balance to reduce malnutrition

  • Equip volunteer medical teams to provide education, assistance and support

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Cultural Behavior Life Skills 

  • Pilot Cultural and Literacy Program for the Immigrants and Refugees in the Dallas Metroplex

  • Our focus will be to Accept, Aspire, and Achieve (A3) enhancing personal integration within their community and workplace by focusing on 

  • Encourage them to take advantage of our Civics Program that prepares them for the Naturalization Interview to become a U. S. Citizen

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Quality Education for Orphaned Children

  • Sponsors provide an orphaned child financial support in the Ugandan Public Schools

  • Monthly donations provide a child with: Tuition, Uniform, Lunch, School Supplies, and additional Meals or Clothing

  • Educational support enables the children to advance to higher learning institutions


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advisory board

Linda Boothe, Retired
Phoenix, Arizona

Rachel Branaman, Capacity Building & Development
Principal, Talem Consulting

Washington D.C. 

Phyllis Cleaves, Retired
Memphis, TN


Laura Ford, Administrator

Kennett OAKS Nutrition Center

Kennett, Missouri


Dr. Remy Ihekwaba, PhD
President, RIA International Education Consultants
President, West Africa America Chamber of Commerce & Industries
Dallas, TX

Ben Kazora, Electrical Engineer
Treasurer, Ugandan North America Association, D/FW
East Africa Business Council Consultant

Ronald Kizito, Evangelist
HHCharities Point-of-Contact
Fort Portal, Uganda

Josette C. McMillan, Principal
Elementary School
Dallas, TX

David Mureeba, PE
Electrical Engineer
President/Chief Executive Officer, Global Electro-Comm Intl., Inc.
Honorary Consul for Republic of Uganda
Dallas, TX

Lawrence K. Oduro, Evangelist
Director, School of Evangelism
Director, Rural Evangelism Development Project
CEO, Ateiku Christian Hospital
Ateiku, Ghana

Laurent Okuma, President & Founder
African Social and Immigration Services (ASIS)
Fort Worth, TX

Sam Terranova, Retired
Medical Equipment & Supplies Consultant
Phoenix, Arizona

Dr. Reba White, MD, Retired

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Terrell, TX

Ima Wideman, Retired

Registered Nurse
Terrell, TX

Board of directors


Mary Christopher

Chief Executive Officer


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Daryl Boothe

Director of Funds Development


Ray Christopher


Director of Operations

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Pamela Nelson

Director of Medical Affairs

Randy Clark

Director of Construction & Development

LaShelle Vernon

Director of  Orphaned Children Affairs

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Marti Van Roy

Director of Community Affairs

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Cedric Stevenson

Director of Project Management