I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I have been involved in this organization since 2005 and I have visited our programs in Malawi eight times since 2006. Our organization has had its share of ups and downs, but we have used our experiences to better serve our donors and our beneficiaries. We feel that the more input we get from our donors, our volunteers, and other organizations like ours, helps us be more effective at what we do.
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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I think we are still continuing to improve our media communication. It can be frustrating sometimes to not be able to keep our donors and volunteers up to date on our current programs. It is hard because so much happens so far away, but we are still looking into ways to keep the people who support us more in tuned to our programs.
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How did you learn about this organization?
I helped found this organization in 2006.
What is this organization's top short-term priority?
Right now it is on assisting the local HIV Outreach Committee, assisting in education needs in the community (including providing tuition scholarships to secondary school students), making preparations for a micro finance farming project to begin in September, and conservation projects related to clean water and the Ntchisi Forest Reserve.
What is its top priority in the long run?
We hope to expand our outreach programs to specificly target orphans and vulnerable children, as well as provide a water source to 7 neighboring villages. We also have plans to work with the Ntchisi Forest Commission on developing more expansive programs to reduce the illegal logging being done in the rain forest.
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