A big thank you to http://www.rustyartist.com and http://www.archifootprint.com for donating a sewing machine and supplies for the ladies to be able to make their own reusable sanitary pads. This will help girls be able to stay in school.
This past weekend, Damien provided a community lunch in the village of Shingiro. He also gave an educational session on the importance of raising poultry for food security. Most recently, we have added 4 goats to the PEARLS Farm. There are 45 chicks on the way!
Did you know that in Rwanda chickens, goats, and cows cost about as much as they do in the United States except that in Rwanda, the average person earns 96% less money than the average U.S. citizen! Whoa! How do they get by? By being incredibly resilient and intelligent. Unfortunately, sometimes the children are notContinue reading “Food Security and Sustainability”