We want to help people improve their lives and really make a difference, to be the change that we want to see. To offer those who have nothing, a step up, so they can begin to provide for themselves. We believe that the first step is education.
Many rural families live in a simple house with one or two rooms and a dirt floor, 30 minutes or more from the nearest water source. They care for their homes with pride, but they provide little protection in a natural disaster.
Finances are tight and most families are only one emergency away from having to make a drastically difficult decision. There are usually no banks or opportunities to save money.
“I am presently doing research on how to preserve the groundnuts and the appropriate containers to use for storage. I really appreciate you for your concern towards me and for the belief that you have in me. I am really excited. I thank God for you”.
ALI, SIERRA LEONE
“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid”
We currently work in Sierra Leone and aim to be working withinn Rwanda, Uganda and Madagascar by the end of 2019.
Friends Of Chema And Kizzi is a registered charity (1179597).