Gorret Nabulya, Fields of Life Finance Assistant, was a former Fields of Life Sponsored Child. In 2014 she started working in our Uganda office, here’s what you need to know about Gorret…
Tell us a bit about yourself:
I am Gorret Nabulya and I work as Finance Assistant in Fields of life Uganda. I have one brother who lives with my mum, and no sisters. I am married.
Tell us a fact about yourself:
I believe in change; one people, one Uganda.
When did you first get involved with Fields of Life and Why?
It was in 1996, when Uncle Trevor was recruiting children for sponsorship, and I was one of the sponsored children who went through Fields of Life schools. I then started working with Fields of Life in 2014 as Finance assistant in the Kampala Office.
What is your favourite thing about your job?
Working with Fields of Life as Finance Assistant, has given me the opportunity to value money, people’s money and resources. It has taught me to reach out to people with what I have, in different ways, to value friendship, to be resourceful and also to take up different opportunities like Group Treasurer, Small Group Financial Adviser and many others.
What has been the most exciting thing since you started?
Seeing hopeless children becoming somebody in the country; children who had no future that now can do great things, they have big dreams and when given a chance to listen to them I just feel like helping thousands of them to go to school!
What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?
Listener, determined and caring.