Beekeeping to Conserve Tanzania's Rainforest

by African Rainforest Conservancy (ARC)
Vetted
Jul 17, 2013

June 2013 Update

We are so close to completing our goal with our Beekeeping Project. We are thrilled to report that this project is almost completely funded and we have just over $800 to raise before we can implement completely. Thank you so much for your generous support for this project. Please make a donation today!

All of the funds received go directly towards supporting this project on the ground in Kanga Village, Tanzania.  Since receiving the initial funds, we were able to purchase 15 hives and hold our first training workshop!  Ultimately, we hope that this project will allow farmers to produce more than 50 liters of honey per year, which would drastically improve their income and livelihood.  Not only will the farmers benefit, but they will also have an incentive to conserve the surrounding forest where the bee hives are kept. So thank you again for your support for a great cause!

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African Rainforest Conservancy (ARC)

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.africanrainforest.org
Project Leader:
Tony Cacace
New York, NY United States

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

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