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On the Ground in Kenya

Meet my friend Consolata from Kakamega, Kenya. She has an incredible story that you’ll want to hear. This is Matt from LDS Charities, and I had the opportunity to talk with Consolata on a recent trip. Click to read her story.
Farmers tending a keyhole garden in Timor-Leste.

Helping Families in Timor-Leste through Keyhole Gardens

Subsistence farmers in Timor-Leste depend upon crops to feed their families. LDS Charities and Catholic Relief Services have partnered to help farmers produce more crops through building keyhole gardens.
Josephine Nyaboke (center), a farmer in Kenya, shows off her 2016 maize harvest, Photo Credit: Winnie Akiso

LDS Charities and One Acre Fund Partnership to Enable Farmers to Lift Themselves Out of Poverty

LDS Charities partners with One Acre Fund to help farmers in countries like Kenya and Uganda magnify their efforts so they can provide enough food to support their families and sell in the market. The organizations provide access to high-quality seeds and fertilizer, which will help farmers produce more food and lift themselves out of poverty.
A teenage boy holds carrots he grew.

Helping Youth in Ghana through Agriculture

LDS Charities and 4-H Ghana partner to organize 50 agricultural clubs in Ghana. These clubs help teens to develop leadership abilities and gain practical skills.