Monthly Archives: September 2016

Tearing Down Taboos: HIV Education Saves Lives in Congo

To shake off the stigma that surrounds AIDS and HIV testing, our partner Amani volunteered to be publicly tested at the opening of World Soccer Day this September 25th. Funded by the Dillon Henry Foundation, the tournament brought together 8 teams of footballers to play it out on the pitch, 4 of which were girls’

Songs of Hope from Congo: There is Peace Here! Hear Our Voices, Oh You, the World

“There is peace here. Hear our voices, oh you, the world!” Celebrate with the girls and women of Action Kivu’s Sewing Workshop Class of 2016! Thanks to donors like you, the sewing community who donates via Alissa Haight Carlton’s fundraiser, and our partners Stand With Congo and Pour Les Femmes, 63 women and girls graduated