Market strategies with farmers in Ethiopia

Nate Petersen 2019, Redleaf FoundationLeave a Comment

Organization Name: Tearfund Canada Location: Markham, ON Project Title: Innovative Market Solutions Project (Wolaita Zone, Ethiopia Amount Awarded: $59,800 Date Awarded: 11-25-2019 Purpose of Investment: To help 1000 Ethiopian farmers develop strategies to get their products to market. Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Burro Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Alexandra Horwood & Andrew Labbad Kehila Foundation David & Dorothy Lam Foundation … Read More

Agricultural training for NE Cambodia

Mark Petersen 2015Leave a Comment

Asian Outreach International is a small, focused charity with holistic projects in just a few countries of Southeast and East Asia.  Their agricultural training centre will offer capacity building support for Cambodians in a neglected and remote corner of the country. Project Name: Transformational Training Centre–Northern Expansion Grant Amount: $25,000.00 Purpose of Investment: To complete a 700 square metre multipurpose … Read More

New poultry enterprise to support Zambian school

Mark Petersen 2015Leave a Comment

International Needs Canada is embarking on a challenging initiative that ensures its school in Solwezi, Zambia continues to operate thanks to the development of a poultry plant.  Income generated from chickens and eggs will benefit staff and students at ZACTS School, eventually contributing 40% of income and relieving the pressure on tuition and donation income. Project Name: School Poultry Enterprise … Read More

Seeds and savings in South Sudan

launch48demo 2015

World Relief Canada‘s grassroots interventions in South Sudan are deeply needed and appreciated in Ibba County, a rigorous 8 hour drive from the capital of Juba. These rural inhabitants are impacted by war, undernourishment, and poverty. World Relief – through local staff – offers them new ways of thinking and farming that impact their livelihoods. Stronger Together has offered to … Read More