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Stories from the Field

Mukuru Clean Stoves Opens New Factory in Homa Bay, Kenya

Over the last 2.5 years, our generous supporters helped build a stove factory in Homa Bay, Kenya. It's now complete!
Katie O'Connor
June 5, 2024
5 min read
Hunger

Rosemary's a manager now

From a single mom struggling to make ends meet, Rosemary's determination and Irrigation Starter Pump turned her farm into a thriving business.
Staff
October 16, 2023
5 min read
Stories from the Field

A 10 Mile Walk

Senibui did what any mother would do to save her child.
Becky Straw
March 22, 2023
5 min read
Stories from the Field

Tomorrow, Clean Water For The First Time!

Bigman is 75 years old. Thanks to you, she'll have clean water for the first time.
Becky Straw
March 19, 2023
5 min read
Stories from the Field

I know my neighbors are waiting

Rachael lost her job when COVID hit. Thanks to your support, she took up farming.
Staff
December 9, 2022
5 min read

"If you want to raise money, she needs to look poor."

No one has ever said, "Yes, please take the worst photo of me in my frumpiest clothing and put it on the internet."
Becky Straw
July 25, 2022
5 min read

Moms like Mercy

Mercy never planned to become a farmer. During high school, she dreamed of going to college and getting a professional job. But, she couldn't afford tuition.
Staff
June 30, 2022
5 min read
Fast Facts

Why are children starving? Three reasons why there is an urgent food crisis unfolding in the Horn of Africa.

This week, UNICEF warned that an explosion of child deaths in the Horn of Africa is imminent – unless the world responds immediately. What's the origin of this crisis? Here are 3 reasons why the number of people suffering has doubled this year:
Becky Straw
June 10, 2022
5 min read

Giving Strategies: Why donating monthly is so impactful. 

Four reasons why I would like to invite you to become a member of our monthly giving community called, The Collective.
Becky Straw
May 23, 2022
5 min read

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