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Stories of Impact

The HOPE Team - Friday, June 17, 2016
We absolutely love hearing testimonies from the ground. And just last week we received an update from one of our Team Leaders who has been on the ground in Kenya and now in Rwanda with our teams. Ready this incredible testimony below. STORIES OF IMPACT "The training in Kenya went really  read more..

Rwandan Reflections

The HOPE Team - Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Above: Paul, Laurie, Marian, Shane & Natasha at Fruits of Hope Academy, Rwanda A team of 5 volunteers landed back on Australian soil this week after 12 days in Rwanda where they had spent time learning about the history and culture, learning from our project partners and impart read more..

Bright Futures

The HOPE Team - Tuesday, December 08, 2015
We absolutely love getting feedback from our partners on the ground and so were excited when we received a report from the Mother's Union in Rwanda about a program that HOPE: Global has been supporting. In June this year, our Hope Education Team trained a group of 60 single young Mum's in th read more..

Goodbye

The HOPE Team - Thursday, July 09, 2015
As our time in Rwanda come to an end and we head in various directions towards home I thought I'd reflect upon what a team of 7 achieved - with the support of many from home. If you have prayed for us, supported us through attending a high tea or just donated, you made all of the following possible. read more..

Ever thought a bus could affect your education this much?

The HOPE Team - Thursday, June 25, 2015
Imagine if you're family didn't own a car. It is more than an hour on foot to the nearest school, and with no bus, no tram and no train this is the only means of access. School will provide you with the education you need to survive, so you have no choice but to make the arduous journey ea read more..

Fruits of Hope Appeal

The HOPE Team - Monday, June 01, 2015
(http://www.hope-global.org/support-fruits-of-hope-academy-in-rwanda) Did you know that since 2007, you have helped: Build an entire preschool and primary school, complete with library and computer room Provide quality education to around 400 students, with many thousands to come Cre read more..

Rwanda Walk of Hope - One Year On

The HOPE Team - Sunday, April 26, 2015
RWANDA WALK OF HOPE - ONE YEAR ON Today marks one year since a group of volunteers from all over the world joined together with Rwandans to walk as one, to walk as a celebration of resilience, hope and life, a testament to the strength and determination of the Rwandan people. It was  read more..

Home Again

The HOPE Team - Friday, April 24, 2015
Above: Our Youth Ambassador team arrive in Rwanda, greeted by long time Hope Global friend Didas Just over a week ago, our incredible and first ever Youth Ambassador team arrived home from Rwanda. We asked them to share some thoughts around their experiences now that they've had some ti read more..

Rwanda you got under our skin

The HOPE Team - Monday, April 13, 2015
" When I first sat down to write my final blog, I found myself just staring at the page – unsure of what to say that would sum up just how incredible and life changing this experience has been. This trip has been absolutely amazing, it’s just beyond words how inspired I’ve beco read more..

We have been busy

The HOPE Team - Saturday, April 11, 2015
WE'VE BEEN BUSY! "After an amazing, yet exhausting day of holiday programs with the children at Fruits of Hope School, we were all excited for our rest day. Today was also the 21st anniversary of the genocide, so the entire country was at home and everything came to a stop for the day &ndas read more..