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President Weah Donates To Muslims

President Weah Donates To Muslims

Monrovia, Liberia: President George Manneh Weah has made a compassionate donation to Liberian Muslims in support of the Holy Month of Ramadan; a time Muslims commit themselves to fasting and praying. The donation includes two thousands bags of rice, one hundred cartoons of fish and $2,000.00 (Two Thousands United States Dollars). Internal Affairs Minister Varney […]

Gender Equality, Women Empowerment Are Philanthropic Foundations

Gender Equality, Women Empowerment Are Philanthropic Foundations

Education is the most prominent area of philanthropic focus in all regions across the world, a new report conducted by researchers at Harvard Kennedy School’s Hauser Institute for Civil Society, has shown. The Global Philanthropy Report, released on Thursday, revealed that 35 per cent of 28,988 foundations researched across the world focused, at least some […]

Farmer Feeds Vulnerable Pupils At Otjivero School

Farmer Feeds Vulnerable Pupils At Otjivero School

Omaheke region farmer Marina Lamprecht donated 240 kilograms of maize meal to the Otjivero Primary School last Friday after food for the government’s school-feeding program did not arrive. Lamprecht said she was on standby to deliver more should the ministry of education’s much-anticipated supply not arrive during this week too. She said although it is […]

€8.5 Million Grant For Sudan On World Environment Day

€8.5 Million Grant For Sudan On World Environment Day

 On the occasion of the World Environment Day today, the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Sudan announced a grant of €8.5 million for projects addressing climate change in the country. The projects are financed by the EU Global Climate Change Alliance+ (GCCA+), the EU delegation to Sudan said in a statement today. “The […]

David Rockefeller, Last Grandchild Of John D. Rockefeller, Dies

David Rockefeller, Last Grandchild Of John D. Rockefeller, Dies

Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller, a former head of Chase Manhattan bank and a luminary in political circles, died Monday at the age of 101, a spokesman said. He died in his sleep due to congestive heart failure at his home in Pocantico Hills, just north of New York City, spokesman Fraser Seitel said. The last […]

Somali Snapchat Guru Raises U.S.$27k For A Girl’s Medical Treatment In Turkey

Somali Snapchat Guru Raises U.S.$27k For A Girl’s Medical Treatment In Turkey

A Mogadishu girl from a poor background who has been affected by a rare skin disease is expected to fly to Turkey after wellwishers raised $26,947 through a Snapchat campaign. Dahir Qureishi has one of the highest number of followers on Snapchat in Somalia and took advantage of this to help in charity work. He […]

Feature : Growing The Next Generation With CAVSI

Feature : Growing The Next Generation With CAVSI

The moment you discover what you live to die for, then life is worth living. Quite a number of times, our problems can be solved out of the government, our community can grow without the attention of the local government chairman if we decide to use what we have effectively. Most times, the greenlight the […]

Italy Grants Half A Million Euros For UNICEF Project In Sudan’s Red Sea State

Italy Grants Half A Million Euros For UNICEF Project In Sudan’s Red Sea State

The Italian government, through the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, is to provide €500,000 for a new project to be implemented by Children’s Rights & Emergency Relief Organization Unicef-implemented in Sudan’s Red Sea state. A joint press statement by Unicef and the Italian government says that the 12-month project is to be implemented in five […]

Questions So Simple We Never Ask Them: Helping Families Meet Basic Needs

Questions So Simple We Never Ask Them: Helping Families Meet Basic Needs

As a social worker, I was trained to look for underlying causes behind behaviors that could ultimately harm my clients. If Thomas was missing school day after day, I would swing into action: Was he depressed? Abusing drugs? Did he have unmet special education needs? Were his parents not providing adequate supervision and enforcing rules? […]

Advocating for Equal Rights for the Disabled Community in Africa

Advocating for Equal Rights for the Disabled Community in Africa

In an effort to create equal opportunities for disabled people in Africa, the African Union declared the first decade (1999-2009) of the new millennium as the African Decade for Persons with Disabilities. This initiative led to the creation of the Africa Disability Alliance (ADA) in 2004 to establish an avenue for the disabled community in […]

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