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After three years of hard work by Africa Bridge co-op farmers in Masoko Ward, the first avocados have been harvested and sent on their way to British consumers. Africa Bridge first sponsored avocado co-ops in 2011, when 144 guardians of vulnerable children were organized into eight village co-ops in Masoko Ward.  For three years these […]

Mpombo Ward is experiencing a bit of a baby boom. Cows that were distributed to Africa Bridge co-op members last year as part of a USAID-funded project are giving birth the next generation of village cows, and are changing families’ lives. A 40-year old Bwilando village farmer, Issa Amulike Mwakalobo, has four children ranging in […]

                                                             PLEASE JOIN US! Celebrate our success with helping vulnerable children in Tanzania and empowering entire villages.  Music, food, and festivities.  Silent and live auctions.     […]

 June 2014 SUCCESS STORY FROM A MPOMBO DAIRY CO-OP MEMBER By:  Yona Kayombo Rehema Mbope Mwasumbi is a 37-year-old widow who cares for her three children in Lulasi village, Mpombo.  Rehema’s children are all in primary school: Bet Well Robert, a 14-year old boy, is in grade standard six; Shangwe Robert, age 11, is in […]