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Community partnership seeks to provide more financial assistance in Rwanda

Community partnership seeks to provide more financial assistance in Rwanda

July 22nd, 2011 in News

Members of the Tumenyane women's group have been on the receiving end of the Rwanda Community Partnership Project's microloan program.

Just a few months ago, Alphonsine was unable to support all eight of her children, nor was she able to put a roof over their heads.

Today - thanks to a $260 loan from the Rwanda Community Partnership Project through her women's group, she not only has been able to house and feed her children, but also to send them to school.

Alphonsine is just one example of how successful the Rwanda Community Partnership Project's microloan program has become over the past year.

In April 2010, RCPP leaders appealed to Callaway County residents to help ....