Trees from USAID Grant

The community group received 1722 mango, 1000 citrus, 1000 avocado, and 290 coconut trees through the WINNER/USAID project in the area.  This was an in-kind grant of  $10,546 US.  This is a huge benefit for many farmers around here.  These are large and healthy seedlings that we will be distributing around

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Update on Community Groups Work to Curb Erosion

The community group took on this mountainside as a project.  This area is called Fon Rigol and it is about 3/4 mile behind where were live.  When they made the new road, they added a lot of fill in this area and broke down one part of the side of

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Literacy Class

Here are some photos of the current adult literacy class.  This class has our first two guys in it.  Everyone is doing well and loves learning!  

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Vetiver Grass

Here is a little simple video that helps explain what vetiver can do. Lori and I and the community development group are in love with this weed/grass called vetiver.  We just love it.   Lori has been trying for years to get those in the community involved in planting it.  Last year

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Corn Update

The Community Development Group has been doing “garden calls” this week.  They are checking to see how the corn is growing and getting pictures.  We wanted to share some of the progress with you. The corn is growing and so many farmers are thankful! Thank you GLA for the donation

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