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 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 […]

Today! Wed, June 25th DevelopmentDrinks. Wed, June 25th, 5 – 7:30 pm, speaker Barry Childs at 6:30 pm at Lotus Cafe, 920 SW 3rd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204 Map. Join Development Drinks in welcoming the enigmatic director and founder of Africa Bridge, Barry Childs, to hear about his incredible work in Tanzania, helping Tanzanians build prosperous thriving communities. What: […]

On May 17th 55 supporters, staff, and volunteers gathered to taste wonderful wines, take in the amazing scenery, and toast the work of Africa Bridge. Owned by Denise and Scott Flora, the Native Flora Winery was an amazing backdrop for the event.  Situated on 33 acres on top a ridge the view of the Dundee […]

Vibrant Village Foundation has awarded Africa Bridge a $265,000 grant to support their work in Tanzania over the next three years. Africa Bridge is a non-profit organization based in Marylhurst, Oregon working in remote villages in the highlands of southwestern Tanzania to transform futures for vulnerable children. Since its founding in 2008, Africa Bridge has […]