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BARKA Foundation

Org #4293
Vetted since 2010
2006
year founded
$72,875
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The BARKA Foundation's mission is to serve as a catalyst for achieving the SDGs in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Our methodology is community-led, grassroots and combines indigenous and modern technologies to develop a set of best practices in areas of clean water accessibility, sanitation, irrigation, sustainable agriculture, women's empowerment, education, healthcare, and renewable energy. BARKA's work is ultimately about co-creating a culture of peace.

Project Leaders
Esu Anahata
Esu Anahata
Peace Sarambe
Peace Sarambe
Madame Salimata Zalle
Madame Salimata Zalle
Team
Ina Anahata, Esu Anahata, US-Based Volunteer Staff:, Kimberly Abuelhaj, Mida Ballard, Burkina Faso Paid Staff:, Barkie Thiombiano, Idrissa Yoni, Karim Combary, Possibo Thiombiano, Arthur Nikiema, Peace Sarambe, Seydou Traore
Organization Information
P.O. Box 2
Burlington, ME 04417
United States
(413) 446-7466
Organization Information
P.O. Box 2
Burlington, ME 04417
United States
(413) 446-7466

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jan 10, 2022
Clean Water for Internally Displaced Persons
Happy New Year from the BARKA team! We are excited to share an update on our work providing clean water in rural Burkina Faso. We are on track to fund a major 20 well project in Fada N'Gourma this...
Dec 29, 2021
Improving Lives of 1200 Women with Menstrual Cups
The photo above is our team of 24 Cup "Ambassadrices" who are right now breaking the silence around the taboo subject of menstruation in their communities. Each Ambassadrice will provide to 50 women a...
Nov 30, 2021
Support Women and Girls on Giving Tuesday
Dear [donor first name], Happy Giving Tuesday! We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. BARKA is an African word of thanksgiving, gratitude, and blessing, and we are grateful to YOU for everything...
 
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