#506 — Elie Nahimana

  Students from Burundi’s Police University in a small group discussion. Update on World Refugee Day matching funds for Transforming Community for Social Change’s Kakuma Refugee Camp project:  To say the least the Global Giving matching campaign was a great disappointment. The $100,000 was gone by 9:30 AM in the US. At 12:30 AM (i.e., the middle of the night) READ MORE

#505 — Kakuma Refugee Camp

Burundian/South Sudanese in one-on-one discussion with a Congolese woman talking with a South Sudanese man. This workshop occurred after ten people were killed during a conflict between the South Sudanese and the Burundian/Congolese refugees at the Kakuma Refugee Camp. Double your contribution to Kakuma Refugee Camp, Healing and Reconciliation on World Refugee Day, Wednesday, June 20. Global Giving is matching READ MORE

#504 — Support Innovations in Peacemaking — Burundi

Small group discussion during workshop: Notice the involvement of the security official in uniform during one of the community dialogues that brought various actors together to plan a peaceful way forward for Burundi. Be one of the 40 donors needed to raise $5,000 for Innovations in Peacemaking – Burundi (IPB) to become a partner in Global Giving’s crowdfunding organization. To READ MORE

#503 — Visionary Women’s Centre Update

By LIZETTE GILDAY, Founder and Administrator OUR MOTHER’S SUPPORT PROGRAMME HAS BEEN AWARDED TWO GRANTS!!! Thanks to David Zarembka, who kindly sent out our last newsletter to his extensive mailing list (see http://davidzarembka.com/2017/10/01/467-visionary-womens-centre-newsletter-october-1-2017/), we have received two modest but very meaningful grants. Both are targeted to our Mother’s Support Programme. The first is to enhance our Kitchen Garden Project and READ MORE