Today is World Food Day

Posted by on 17 October 2012 at 9:27 am

Today is World Food Day! Our students at The Kibera School for Girls receive two full meals a day and a snack, providing essential nutrition for our girls. The parents of our students volunteer to cook the meals. Join us today in acknowledging the importance of ending hunger worldwide. Shining Hope

Tracy Monica from Mathare

Posted by on 10 June 2012 at 6:14 pm

We would like to introduce you all to Tracy Monica.  Tracy gave us Mountains of the Moon team a wonderful speech in Mathare last December.  Here it is: mathare-speech Once you have read this then have a look at Tracy’s 1st term report at Secondary School below, click on the image and enlarge it: Tracy’s 1st […]

Annie Lennox SING Campaign

Posted by on 15 March 2012 at 5:58 am

Watch Annie Lennox and her 4th World AIDS Day Message.

Nonceba Project by Hout Bay Rotary

Posted by on 30 December 2011 at 12:45 pm

One of the most heart wrenching places to visit in Cape Town is the Nonceba project. It is also a place of hope for the future of these young children who have been traumatised by the “virgin cure”. Please read the web sites below: Nonceba Web Site Ashley Kaimowitz Here are some photographs taken during […]

Snow on the Equator

Posted by on 23 December 2011 at 3:08 pm

Coolamon Rotary Summit day on Mount Margherita. Seven of us started out to climb this mountain for the children of Africa and two made it to the top. Here are some photos of the day Moses and Fred made it. Both Moses and Fred now want to join Rotary and I hope they will. Moses […]

Mathare Fashion Parade

Posted by on 23 December 2011 at 2:57 pm

Probably the highlight of the trip for most of us was the welcome we received from the beneficiaries at Mathare.  The children, vulnerable and at risk children, orphans in the most part.  It was these children that we supported in 2007 by climbing Kilimanjaro through RFFA’s orphan Rescue project in conjunction with Hope World Wide. […]

Mountains of the Moon Crossing Streams

Posted by on 23 December 2011 at 2:46 pm

Some of the timber ladders provided to cross raging streams were very dicey but strong you just needed to trust your guides.

Climbing through rain forest

Posted by on 23 December 2011 at 2:29 pm

The Mountains of the Moon Team going through rain forest. Hats off to the porters who carry 22 kgs with incredible strength up steep slopes of slippery rocks and mud. These are strong men who earn very little and are rewarded with tips from the climbers. I hope their lot improves as more people go […]

Help Rotarians Climb a Mountain on World AIDS Day

Posted by on 11 November 2011 at 7:30 am

Message from RFFA CEO Marion Bunch and the RFFA Board RFFA Board Meeting June 2010 L-R John Glassford Australia, “Olu” DGN Olugbemiga Olowu Nigeria. PRIVP Mike McGovern, USA.  CEO Marion Bunch RFFA USA.  PRID Paul Netzel USA.  PDG Mark Doyle South Africa.  COO Len Lanzi RFFA California. Message from Marion Bunch

Rotary Family Health Day; 30th April 2011

Posted by on 1 July 2011 at 7:06 am

Here is the latest news on what RFFA (Rotarians For Fighting AIDS) in conjunction with District 9200 East Africa are doing to combat the AIDS pandemic in Africa. If you are a Rotarian one of the best things that you can do is to join RFFA as a life time member and to do this […]