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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Aika

5-year-old Aika is the eldest daughter of Malaika, the director of Kids are Kings learning centre. Within her family, there are four people, parents and her younger sister Manka . Aika attends Kids for Kings Nursery in Tanzania. She loves learning English and when she is older she would like to be a teacher. As…
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Anusiata

Anusiata is 7 years old and lives in the village of Mbinguni in the Nyasa region of Southern Tanzania. She has recently enrolled in our newest School for Life Mbinguni Nursery. Before the construction of the nursery, Anusiata was unable to go to school because the nearest school is over an hour walk away; which…
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