‘Niger’ Archive

Peter Wentworth’s first visit to Niger

Click here to read about the impressions of another team member from the Farmers of the Future trip, who wrote on the website of our partners Eliminate Poverty Now. “I just returned from 8 days in Niamey, Niger working with the Farmers of the Future (FOF) project.  John captured in his blog key highlights of the […]

Farmers of the Future: Update

Our partners in the Farmers of the Future program, Eliminate Poverty Now and our leader, Professor Dov Pasternak, just returned from an incredibly productive trip to Niger. Please click here to see how our Farming initiative is expanding!

Soccer uniforms arrive in Niger donated by the Burlington Youth Soccer Club!

The children were so excited to wear their new soccer uniforms, donated by the Burlington Youth Soccer Club.  Looking great in their jerseys, shorts and socks!  Sadly we didn’t have any running shoes to send, but they are so adept at playing in their sandals and bare feet.  Where there is a will……

P4K money buys food for the flood victims in Libore

The wonderful P4K supporters rallied and raised over $11,000 in a week to help the people of Libore buy food for those displaced by the flooding in August.  Along with our partner Eliminate Poverty Now, over $22,000 was sent to buy bednets, medicine and bags of grain.