Portfolio Category: Personal Stories

Meet Catherine

30 year old Catherine received a small loan in 2015, which she used to set up a small shop and office in Songea town in Tanzania, offering secretarial skills and selling office supplies, as well as establishing a successful small farm at her home. Catherine had already taken part in a computer course, but could…
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Meet Mama Ester

"I am very happy for getting knowledge and skills in sustainable agriculture." - Mama Ester Mama Ester is a single mother to six children living in Bwayi in Western Kenya. Since receiving sustainable agriculture, Ester has been able to grow vegetables to feed her children, selling some to pay for medication, mosquito nets and her…
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Meet Beatrice

“We have no good facilities at home to enable me study at night, I beg my parents to come back to school that is the reason I was safe all the time." - Beatrice Beatrice is in Form Two at Hoja Secondary School in Southern Tanzania, which is providing her with a safe environment and…
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Sophia

Sophia is a form one student at Mshangano Secondary School who joined the school in January 2019. She is 13 years old and unfortunately lost both of her parents in an accident. Sophia is benefiting from the re-opening of the school since she has full sponsorship for her entire school life. “I am happy to…
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