A warm welcome to Mr Mohamed Turay returning to Hope Sakuma from JICA as work begins in earnest readying our rice paddies for rainy season. Long-time readers will recall Mohamed’s sterling work helping train seven Sanda villages in intensive IVS and we’re glad to welcome him back to help us reach optimum rice production with our low-cost, high-yield #Azolla–based system. Expertly trained by the Japan International Coperation Agency, Mohamed is helping identify and help remedy
Lots of smiling faces greet Uncle Williams bringing a kind donation to the Mahanaim kids all thanks to Uncle Ian in the UK and Aunty Deanna and Uncle Bola in Australia, helping support these truly amazing kids living with disabilities. Madam Melrose still poorly, daughter, Mademoiselle Melrose, receives 200,000 le cash money, nutritious gari from Hope Sakuma, vegetable oil, tomato paste, maggi, laundry soap and beaucoup biscuits for the kids! Thanks to our sponsors and donors
45 seconds of hot pepper action as the Hope Sakuma Ladies return to harvest their bumper crop of carefully nursed and tended hot pepper to be dried and sent to Mama Mayila's Cradle so the kids have pepper for rainy season. The Ladies make a welcome return harvesting our hot pepper from traditional heaped beds, thriving in the #Azolla and duck enriched soil. When these lovely hot chillies finish harvesting over the next few weeks the team will transplant the perennial peppers
The kids have a message of inter-faith harmony for all our muslim sisters and brothers around the world - a very happy Eid Mubarak - today celebrating the festival of Eid-al Fitri, marking the end of fasting for the month of Ramadan. FOLLOW OUR JOURNEY! Follow our journey bringing hope to vulnerable children in Sierra Leone - please ❤ and share to raise awareness for Ebola’s Generation and children living with disabilities.
A joyful song of welcome for the West Africa Competitiveness Programme (WACOMP) team to Hope Sakuma sustainable farm. Making a follow-up spot check on recent attendees to the intensive two-day financial boot-camp. Our visitors inspected our three cassava and cashew farms founded in 2018 benefiting seven villages, as well as our processing hub with wet and dry areas and first class cassava grater hand-built in Sierra Leone. Mohamed talks to the team about the boot-camp and the