Brigade logo
Causes is now part of Brigade – the world's first network for voters.
Join Brigade to take action on issues and elections that matter to you.
Take me to Brigade
Update #2 ·

Update on May 06, 2012

We just received pictures of the last 10 widows that received cows. We had fun meeting them and helping to build the sheds for the cows to stay in. What an amazing change these women have been trough! Thank you for your continued support... check out our page for more pictures.

Campaign closed

We are working to provide clean drinking water to the 20 schools surrounding the town of Keumbu in Western Kenya. These schools are all struggling to provide a good education to the children (ages 4 to 14) while they and their families are crippled with the lack of clean drinking water each day. Each of these schools have an average of 500 students and few have any electricity and NON have any…

Read more about the fundraiser

In Kenya and many parts of Africa the poor women that are left alone, the Widows, often have no means of self support, no means to feed their children, and are given no chance of survival as the village treats them as outcasts. Forced to sell their possessions or give themselves to another man just to survive they end up loosing everything. In the past they even had no rights to own the land…

Read more about the fundraiser

to comment