Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans

 
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 1 donation
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 1 donation
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Giving Tuesday
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    After Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, today is Giving Tuesday!!!!! We invite you to be part of this special movement and prove that we can all give as well as get!!! We are so grateful for your continuing support of the vulnerable children of Mali. Your mindfulness of the hungry, the sick, the...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 7 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    20 Nov-Universal Children's Day
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Today is the United Nation’s Universal Children Day!!!! We are pleased to participate in the efforts of this year’s theme: stop violence against children. At ACFA we take children from the streets where they are exposed to violence and give them a home, health care, and an education and turn them into adults who...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Beginning of School Year
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Ebola has reached Mali, but our children are doing well and we have implemented special steps to keep them from being contaminated. October is back to school time in Mali. Our children commenced the new academic year with much enthusiasm. Their summer program of skill building training went well. Some of them improved their...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 4 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 3 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 7 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Summer update
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    With the beginning of the rainy season in Mali, our agricultural campaign has commenced. We have plowed the farm, sowed corn and it has sprouted. This year we are benefiting from government subsidized fertilizer, and probono agricultural technician which by the look of the farm is promising. We are hoping to get a much...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 5 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 3 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 4 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 4 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 3 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 5 donations
    • 10 months ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    2nd semester report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Our harvest has been completed and we made a better harvest than last year: we collected 1.2 tons of corn and 50Kg of beans for the children consumption. Additionally, Zorokoro project is moving along: the fence is now completed and we are in the process of installing doors to the fence. We need funding to finish the first...
    • 10 months ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 8 donations
    • 11 months ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 65 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    1st semester report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
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    • 1 year ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Summer Report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE This summer CEO Kadiatou Sidibe visited Bamako to spend some time with the children and inquire...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Moving Forward
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Your contribution is at work!!!!!!  Construction of the first dorm at Zorokoro is...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    March is National Nutrition Month
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Construction is moving at Zorokoro.  After completion of the well, we now have a water tower, and are shifting our efforts to the installation of the solar powered pump that will allows us to (1) provide water to the children and the community at large, and (2) start building our first dorm.  According to...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Changing the course in a War torn Mali
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Mali is at war for over a week now, but our children have hope because they know that you are with them.  Indeed, ACFA children are doing well and they are continuing with the school, and other activities.  Living in one of the poorest countries of the world, families are struggling even more: lack of resources...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    1st Quarter Report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    This year's harvesting report was great!!!  Almost doubling our last year's harvest, we made a total of 1.4 tons of corn.  This represents more than our children’s current yearly consumption.  This venture allows us to sale excess production and reinvest profits into our children's other nutrition and...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 76 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    NEW SCHOOL YEAR REPORT
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    While we are harvesting the crops that will be used to feed the children throughout the year, 2/3rd of war torn Mali, has fallen into the hands of Islamists Extremists.  There are more vulnerable children who are now being hired as child soldiers, so we need to increase our capacity: now, more than ever, helping...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Saleh passed yellow belt
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    This Jun as we were celebrating our two years anniversary, Saleh, passed his yellow belt in Taekwondo.  After only 6 months of training, Saleh raised above all his classmates and was the only one to be submitted for a chance to pass the yellow belt.  The masters had all the confidence in him and he did not deceive...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Anniversary Report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    ACFA-Mali's year is progressing well.  The farm that we cultivate to feed the children is much promising this year.  As opposed to last year where the Sahel drought affected our return on investment, this year looks much better.  Our project provides not just food for the children but also sustainable option...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    UNREST IN MALI ON AFRICA DAY
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Friday 25 May is Africa Day!  We’d like to give you an update on Mali’s unrest.  After a brief relief from the Sunday's accord between the Junta and ECOWAS to maintain the civilian president for a one year transition, things headed up again in Bamako. The president was attacked and the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    SITUATIONAL AWARENESS
    By - Kadiatou F Sidibe - CEO-Founder
      Dear supporters of ACFA,As you may be aware from the news reports, and as supporters of ACFA operations based in Mali, I feel it necessary to inform you that Mali has been troubled over the last few months.  Commencing inJanuary 2012, rebels have engaged the country's military into war in the north of...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Mid Year Report
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    We completed the farming project with some troubles.  There was a drought in Mali this year and just like all other farmers, our project suffered the effects of the drought.  The harvest was not the greatest because of the drought, but we have made enough harvesting to help support the children feeding.  This...
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    • Jaime
      Jaime What an unjustice that global warming affects so badly on the people who have the less to do with it!
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    • Kadiatou Sidibe
      Kadiatou Sidibe I agree it is very unjust and sad. But thanks to your support we can alleviate the impact on the children. I can only imagine the impact of the drought on the children that are still living on the streets of Bamako. We can never thank you enough for your support.
      • 3 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 88 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Academic Year Commencement
    By - Kadiatou F Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Our first harvesting of corn are here.  The children have enjoyed some fresh corn. Please enjoy the pictures of them having a feast over the fresh corn.  In addition we have harvested 850 Kg of corn.  This represents the orphans annual requirement of corn.  This will be used to cook dinner for...
    • 3 years ago
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    • Jaime
      Jaime Fantastic! Great work there! Very happy to read these news indeed. Happy christmas by the way!
      • 3 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    End of Summer Report
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    This summer has been really eventful! Enjoy the pictures of the our own grown corb field to be used to feed the children. 
    • 3 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Summer Report
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Last week, ACFA-Mali celebrated its first year anniversary.  Indeed it was only a year ago, on 23 Jun 2010, that Lassine and Adama Traore arrived at ACFA-Mali in search of hope.  And hope they, and those who followed them, have found, thanks to your continued support.  Thank you! In fact, June has been a very...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Anniversary Report
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    It’s been a year since our orphanage in Bamako, ACFA-Mali, opened its doors to Mali orphans and vulnerable children.  There is a lot to report on!  The children have had a great year indeed!  Their lives changed 180 degrees: they now have a home, a mother and father figure, sisters and brothers,...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Mid Year Review
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    The children are doing outstanding.  They have learned to adjust to their new life, they participated in the Mali's "A Tree for Each Malian for the 50th Anniversary of the Independence".  That's right, each of ACFA-Mali's children actually planted a tree for their country.  Children who were on street only a...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 65 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Commencement of School year
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Since it's opening in Jun 2010, ACFA's children have enjoyed a great summer thanks to your support.  We've established their birth certificate, taught them during summer classes to ensure that they are ready for the academic year, since they had missed last year due to their parents taking them to the street...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    A Visit to A Child for All
    By - Sarah Riczo - In-the-Field Traveler
    A Child for All takes a sustainable approach to helping Malian orphans. The orphanage just opened in the middle of June and by the end of this month will have at least 8 orphans living there. Zoumana, the director of the orphanage, took us on a full day’s tour of the varying facets of the organization. We went to one of...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    ACFA-Mali is now open
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Thanks to you and your continued support, we are proud to announce that our orphanage in Mali is now open. Indeed, as of the begining of Jun 2010, ACFA-Mali is functional. This would have not happened without all of your support. You believed in our cause, and we are proud of you being part of our team. This success is...
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    • Malianqueen
      Malianqueen I am a proud giver to ACFA and rightfully so as I'm a descendant of a Malian female who was taken from Mali during the Middle Passage. I'm joyful and thankful to the all merciful for allowing me the opportunity to give to those who need in my ancestral country of origin. Mali has a special place in my heart as I... Read more »
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    ACFA-Mali Construction Completed on Time
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    CEO has returned from Mali, where she oversaw the renovation efforts of ACFA-Mali. Renovations were completed on 06 Mar 2010. Additionally, she and ACFA representative in Mali, Zoumana Bagayoko, interviewed prospective staff members, and refined the operating budget. Please review the before and after pictures to see how...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    ACFA MALI UNDERGOING CONSTRUCTION
    By - Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Thank you all for your support. We are pleased to report that renovations are undergoing for ACFA-Mali in Bamako. On the ground, with the invaluable help of volunteers such as Kalifa Traore, Kadiatou Konate, Tahirou Diarra and many others, our CEO is personally overseeing the renovation's efforts. Work is scheduled to...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans posted a progress report
    Update 21 December 09
    By - Kadiatou F. Sidibe - CEO-Founder
    Thanks to our supporters' efforts, we have reached the goal of $4,000 and 50 donors by the end of the challenge, and have been invited to stay on Globalgiving Site. We are extremely thankful to all those who donated time, expertise and resources to allow us to achieve the goal of staying on Globalgiving. Your generous and...
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has received 108 donations
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  • Help Sustainable Farm Community for Malian Orphans has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Kadiatou Sidibe

CEO-Founder
Stafford, VA Mali

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