The 2017 Spring/Summer Spirit in Action newsletter is here! You can view a PDF version here and hard copies will be in the mail next week!
In this newsletter we feature:
Hope for Relief in Malawi is a new grant partner. They are helping girls stay in school by making and distributing feminine hygiene pads to girls in rural Malawi. In this story, we feature Mary, one of the girls who is now promising not to miss a day of school. Mary is just one of 630 girls who have received free pads, with a total of 1,890 pads distributed overall!
One of the tailors distributes cloth feminine pads to girls.
The Manyamula Community Savings and Investment Promotion Cooperative in Malawi is named Best Performing COMSIP cooperative in Malawi!
I get to visit the Manyamula cooperative and stay in their new building in just three weeks!
Welcome new Spirit in Action Board Members, Wendy and Terry Silverthorn!
Descriptions of our six on-going grant projects.
Collective farming in the Small Business Fund program in Uganda.