Members in Back Samba Dior are excited for water! Mboss is growing a bunch of lettuce this season! School boys in Darou Diadji help water the garden. Santhie is one of our newest partner communities.

Center for Renewable Energy and Appropriate Technology for the Environment (CREATE!)

Org #17947
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2008
year founded
$87,255
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

The Center for Renewable Energy and Appropriate Technology for the Environment (CREATE!) was established in 2008 to help rural populations in the developing world prepare for water, food, and fuel shortages resulting from the impact of climate change on their communities. CREATE! operates on the principle that all people have a right to water, food, shelter, energy, and the means to earn a living. We work with village populations to meet these needs through a culturally respectful, participatory process grounded in our belief that people must have a stake in their development and contribute towards solving their own problems. The cooperative groups in our beneficiary villages have already... read more

Project Leaders
Louise Ruhr
Louise Ruhr
Andrea Willingham
Andrea Willingham
Paulomi Battacharyya
Paulomi Battacharyya
Team
Barry R Wheeler, Louise Ruhr, Omar Ndiaye Seck, Kaitlyn Grigsby-Hall, Andrea Willingham
Organization Information
http://www.createaction.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
132 East Broadway, Suite 416
Eugene, OR 97401
United States
541-603-0522

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5591136973
Organization Information
http://www.createaction.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
132 East Broadway, Suite 416
Eugene, OR 97401
United States
541-603-0522

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5591136973

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

May 30, 2018
Clean Water Reaches Far and Wide
The cool season in Senegal has come to an end, and daily temperatures now regularly soar to 110 degrees F, cooling to about 95 degrees in the evening. In these scorching hot days, availability of...
Mar 8, 2018
Thriving Cool Season Gardens in Senegal
“CREATE! has given us the hope of development! Before we partnered with CREATE!, we had never grown vegetables all year and we did not know how to earn a living. CREATE! came at the right time...
Dec 11, 2017
With Abundant Water, Year-Round Agriculture is Possible
The end of the annual, three-month rainy season in October can mean hardship for rural Senegalese families, many of whom do not have access to adequate water or agricultural knowledge to grow crops...
 
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