Aguiratou, a proud and grateful midwifery student Nafissatou, a proud and grateful future midwife Gisele: a grateful student and future physician Raketa

Friends of Burkina Faso (FBF)

Org #537
Vetted since 2007 Top Ranked Project of the Month
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The mission of FBF is to promote good will, cross-cultural understanding and friendship between the people of the United States and Burkina Faso; to support grass-roots development projects in Burkina Faso; and to enrich lives of the citizens in both countries. Its Projects Committee serves as a vehicle to facilitate the organization's support of development activities. The Committee evaluates proposals, selects projects, monitors activities, and informs members about project developments.

Project Leaders
Suzanne Plopper
Suzanne Plopper
Organization Information
P.O. Box 395
Chester, CA 96020
United States
Organization Information
P.O. Box 395
Chester, CA 96020
United States

Project Reports

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Oct 6, 2020
Two Very Grateful Midwifery Students
This year, your generous donations are supporting scholarships for six young women to receive midwifery training and four to receive primary school teacher training.  With the government’s...
Oct 5, 2020
Gisele, a future physician, thanks you
Greetings.  My name is Gisele.  I am 15 years old and a student at the Lycee Moderne de l’Amitie.  I have just competed middle school near the top of my class.  I credit my...
Jun 8, 2020
July 15: GlobalGiving Bonus Day
Mark your calendars: on July 15, GlobalGiving will match donations to this project as follows: 15% for donations from $100 -$499; 30% for donations from $500-$749; and 50% for donations from...
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