Tag Archives: Grassroots Heroes

The Soko/Banda Scholarship Fund: Turning Tragedy Into Hope

May 28, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Africa   |   1 Comment

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 tragedy struck the small village of Grippis, Zambia when three brothers lost their lives while trying to catch fish to feed their family. Apparently the three young men were at the sewage treatment ponds where there is a large pipe that the water runs into from the ponds. The fish [...]

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A Great Need and A Remarkable Family in Mwapwa Village

January 19, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Africa   |   0 Comment

This post was contributed by Carol Fanelli, Africa Team Leader. A few weeks ago I wrote about a “Christmas Miracle” taking place in a small African village in Zambia. Thanks to a wonderful donor, the gift of a well providing clean water is about to become a reality. It is the rainy season now in [...]

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