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Five School Gardens in North-West Cameroon

As a result of your support, CAMAAY has successfully assisted 5 schools in setting up gardens in their schools in the Bali, Batibo and Oku regions. These have become an important asset to children as they have taught children to … Continue reading

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Last minute gift idea: give a smile!

The first harvest from this year’s school gardens in Cameroon is in. These kids are thrilled both because they now have a healthy snack while at school that will stave off hunger and help them concentrate, and because they’ve learned … Continue reading

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New Opportunities Available with CAMAAY

Are you looking to get more involved? Maybe even get your community involved with Cameroonian communities? Or perhaps you’re great at grant writing? We’ve got some exciting new virtual volunteer opportunities that we’d love to share with you, and hope … Continue reading

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Help us with our new clean water project

We have just posted a new project on Global Giving: https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/clean-water-batibo/ There are 22 villages in Batibo and almost all of them have some sort of water supply system, but they all need major redesign, repair, or extension in order to … Continue reading

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Vegetable gardens for primary schools

  Thanks to a partnership with YPARD Cameroon, CAMAAY has been able to extend our activities to include five primary schools: G.S.CHOMBA, G.S NSONGWA, G.S STATION, P.S MENDANKWE, and P.S RENNAISSANCE. We will be working one day per week in each school.   We … Continue reading

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Looking for school partnerships

Our partnership between the Susana Bilingual Primary School in Cameroon and Trillium Charter School in Portland, Oregon has been instructive and fun for everyone involved.  The kids have exchanged one set of letters so far, and enjoyed sharing holiday greetings. … Continue reading

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Seeds make a great gift!

For $50: WE CAN buy enough seeds to plant a school garden that will feed 40 schoolkids and their families a healthy diet for months, and from which they can bank seeds for future gardens for years; YOUR GIFT RECIPIENT … Continue reading

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Report from the field

Patrick Chung, CAMAAY’s General Coordinator, is just back from a trip around the north-west region of Cameroon to get our demonstration gardens.  After meeting with the the Regional Delegate for Agriculture and Rural Development for support and technical assistance, he visited … Continue reading

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School pen pals

A class at Trillium Charter School in Portland, OR has agreed to partner with a classroom in one of Government Primary Schools near Bamenda.  The kids at Trinity have already received a packet of letters from the kids in Cameroon … Continue reading

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Please help!

We made our goal to fund six demonstration gardens in local primary schools and won a permanent place on the Global Giving website:  yay!   Thanks to everyone who supported us in this effort. With support from the Cameroon government, we have expanded … Continue reading

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