Tag: Stories

Permagarden Training in Nigeria Cultivates Hope Among Rural Farmer Families

Permagarden training, a program Nuru Nigeria offers farmer association members to increase household nutrition, is launching for the second consecutive year. Permagarden Training:…

Petit Rebwi Inspires Fellow Community-Owned Cooperatives

The hilly village of Nyamagenga in Kuria East sub-county is a breath-taking sight. From a distance you would mistake it for bare land…

Bravo to all the fathers and fathers-to-be!

Most of the tribes in Kenya once identified fathers as the providers, symbols of protection and influencers; but times have changed. Fathers now…

#Mothersday moments across the ocean

#FirstTimeMothers reflect on new life and nursing I just got back from a precious week with my new niece during her third week…

How a community of farmers inspired me to leave Corporate Africa and join Nuru Social Enterprises

I spent the last 17 years working for some of the finest, most prestigious businesses in Africa and in the world as well….

Pauline Wambeti featured on ‘Executive Woman’ series by BrandPlus TV Kenya

BrandPlus TV created the Executive Woman series to showcase how women are transforming the socio-economic landscape in Kenya while also creating positive change in their…

This brand new partnership is helping farmers like Eunice

Eunice is nearing her 60th birthday. Though now a widow, she is proud to be mother to 10 children and grandmother to over…

International Literacy Day: A Call to Action

My wife loves to read.  She reads every night and probably averages a book a week, so it was no surprise when we…

Together, community restores clean water access for 1,000 households in Boreda, Ethiopia

Over the past three weeks, local water infrastructure artisans, community members and woreda (county) and zonal Water and Mining officials came together to restore…

My personal journey of growth and development at Nuru Kenya

Foreword by Jimmy Leak, PhD: I first met George in June of 2012. He had just been promoted to Field Manager because he is…