Rating: 5 stars 1 review
Issues: Human Services, International
Location: P.O. Box 14425 Santa Rosa CA 95402 USA
FORGE builds upon the capacity of African refugees to cultivate empowered communities and to create the conditions for peace and prosperity in their countries.
Results: Now in its fifth year, FORGE has served communities of over 70,000 refugees, implemented more than 60 community development projects, and built a full-time staff of more than 150 refugees and international volunteers.
Geographic areas served: Zambia- Meheba Refugee Settlement, Kala Refugee Camp, and Mwange Refugee Camp.
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(This review was collected at a GreatNonprofits event and inputted by a GreatNonprofits intern.) Every morning I walked 5K into Mwange Refugee Camp from my Zambian village and walked home in the evening.
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getting to work with refugees in a teaching capacity. I implemented an HIV/AIDS program with at-risk youth awareness.
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I could have stayed longer :)
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