Feed 3000 Kenyan Children for Life

 
$8,485
$84,615
Raised
Remaining
Oct 11, 2010

AYA Farm Update October 2010

Harvested Corn
Harvested Corn

The year's second crop of corn has been harvested and is in the process of being dried and stored.  After the corn dries it will be shelled and placed in 90kg bags for distribution to AYA partner orphanages and schools in Kenya. Pastor Fred Afwai is in charge of the farm and reports the yield for this season will be much better due to improved rains.  We do not yet have an exact total until the corn is shelled and bagged.  

The appreciation and positive feedback from AYA partners is encouraging.  Pastor Patrick Kimawchi of Gospel Believers Children's Home reports that the corn distributed so far has been a huge help amid major financial constraints for the home.  Gospel Believers has an increase in children and have been struggling to pay school fees and basic living expenses for the children.  The donated corn greatly helps to supplement their budget and see that the children's needs are met.  

We will be sure to keep you updated on more inspiring stories after the next harvest is distributed. Thank you so much for making the farm possible!

Harvest headed for storage and drying
Harvest headed for storage and drying
Children at Gospel Believers Children
Children at Gospel Believers Children's Home
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:

Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?
Find another project in Kenya or in Children that needs your help.

Organization

Project Leader

Alison Mistak

Director of Development
Maryville, TN United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Feed 3000 Kenyan Children for Life