Monthly Archives: June 2016

A Birthday Video for our Family: Action Kivu Field Report

It’s Action Kivu’s birthday today, and to celebrate being 6 years old, we want to thank each and every one of you who has partnered with us and invested in the women, children, and communities of Congo! Your generosity continues to make a meaningful impact in the lives of the people in Congo. Action Kivu

Microloan Mom Faida Cibanvunya’s Miracle

For years, Faida and her husband had no work, and no means to feed, clothe, or send their six children to school. “We suffered for many years,” she says. “Some of my children were going to school, but in very bad conditions.” They had no food to eat, no shoes to wear, and often went

Children’s Day in Congo: How Much Does a Birth Certificate Weigh?

How much does your birth certificate weigh? Likely not a question you’ve ever asked yourself. You may not know where it is, and if pressed to present it for a new passport, you’d have to go through the hassle of ordering another copy. Such a light piece of paper for such a weighty document: proving