Changing lives in the village of Fiarenana

by Zahana
Vetted
Dec 2, 2008

Making a differene in Madagascar

Misaotra betsaka, Thank You very much! Merci Beaucoup! Vielen Dank! Muito Obrigado, Kiitoksia Paljon!!!

You did it! We made the goal and above with the Global Giving Challenge. We rank 8 out of 75 participants and got 124 contributors according to the website!

This would not have been possible without all of you contributing and getting your friends to donate. You have earned Zahana a permanent space on Global Giving. On Friday we sent the good news via SMS/text message to Madagascar and got this reply a few minutes later: “You're right, it's incredible. Congratulations! We all got it.”

Zahana will now be able to work in a second village and help people to transform their lives for the better. The first step now is a formal community meeting in Fiarenana, to establish official ties with the community, the elders and Zahana. This is often a day-long event in Madagascar, where future joint actions are discussed and decided.

Ihanta, Jeannette and Markus

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Organization Information

Zahana

Location: Antananarivo, Capital - Madagascar
Website: http:/​/​zahana.org
Project Leader:
Markus Faigle
Volunteer
Honolulu, HI United States

Funded Project!

Thanks to 160 donors like you, a total of $10,065 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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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