Ngoma Dolce Music Update

December 20, 2020By AngelaMalambo Grassroots Zambia

We continue to donate instruments and many replacement strings to the Academy! This year we received a lovely oboe, amongst other instruments, which means we are close to donating an entire orchestra of instruments to the Academy….we are just missing harp and bassoon! The music scholarship program continues to thrive. We have six scholars this … Read More

Malambo School Update

December 20, 2020By AngelaGeneral Interest, Malambo Grassroots Zambia

St. Vincent de Paul Community School Our special relationship with St. Vincent de Paul Community School in Monze and head teacher Sr. Lontia continues to flourish. At the start of the year, there were significant concerns about food security. We sent over extra funding this year to ensure that Sr Lontia could continue to offer … Read More

Malambo Graduates!

December 20, 2020By AngelaGeneral Interest, Malambo Grassroots Zambia No Comments

Our university scholars have graduated! A huge congratulations to them on their wonderful achievements: Chimuka Ngilazi graduated with a Secondary Diploma in Religious Education, Civic Education and Guidance and Counselling at Technical Vocational Training College. He has now been accepted into the BA program at the same school and hopes to continue his studies. Coreen Mweetwa … Read More

Uno A Uno: Children Learning in the Lockdown

December 14, 2020By AngelaUno a Uno

Education in Ecuador in the time of COVID-19 The pandemic is having a profound impact on the education in Ecuador. Public schools in Ecuador closed in March 2020 and have remained closed to this day. School teachers have been trying to provide virtual education, but it has proven challenging. Many students do not have access … Read More

Malambo Grassroots 2020

December 14, 2020By AngelaMalambo Grassroots Zambia

Hello to all! We think about how different the world is from our last update to you, and hope all are healthy and well in these challenging times. Covid-19 is affecting us all, including our friends in Zambia. We have stories of the challenges from this past year, and also many great stories of positivity … Read More

Haiti Children & Youth Project: Youth Retreat & Kids Club 2020

December 14, 2020By Terri SuttonEducation, General Interest, Haiti Children & Youth, Haiti Children & Youth

Youth Retreat 2020, Kids Club & Amazing Volunteers Youth Retreat At the end of February this year, just before the Corona Virus spread to Canada and many other countries than Haiti, Rose Haiti Children & Youth Project sponsored another Youth Retreat in Lavalee, Haiti. The leaders and incredible volunteers of our partner Haitian NGO, ‘Source … Read More

Haiti Children & Youth Project: striving to bring hope

December 13, 2020By Terri SuttonEducation, Emergency Response, General Interest, Haiti Children & Youth, Haiti Children & Youth

Striving to bring Hope through Education and Emergency Relief Similar to other parts for the developing world, the past year has been extremely difficult in the Caribbean island country of Haiti where Rose Charities’ Haiti Children & Youth Project partners with the Haitian NGO “Source d’Espoir Communautaire” in the south of the country. The Haiti … Read More

Rose Nepal ‘Buhari’ Program

December 10, 2020By gwilleditEducation, General Interest, Nepal

Women’s Advanced Education Sponsorship Buhari means “married women or daughters-in-law”. This is the name that Rose Nepal calls its Advanced Education Program for Women. Women’s education is one of the most effective ways to improve a community’s health, poverty reduction, and peacefulness. The Buhari program operates from the rural Pharping area of the Kathmandu Valley. … Read More

Staying Alive: Small Projects in the Pandemic

December 7, 2020By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest

As the COVID19 pandemic spread across the world, it brought lockdown, unemployment and poverty in its wake. For many children in developing countries it was especially hard; schools closed and children missed both education and in many cases, their main daily meal. Our projects had to scramble to find ways to help the most vulnerable … Read More