"SISTERS, SISTERS, there were never such devoted SISTERS!" *

The S.I.S.T.E.R.S. of St. Thomas More church in Glendale Arizona have done it again!  At their annual fashion show and luncheon at Arrowhead Country Club on September 16 they listened to an Africa update by Kathleen Harrison and responded generously by donating for jewelry and craft items and alternative gift cards.  HARAMBEE received more that $1,300...money that will go to fund our Grow A Doc program.  We're now supporting NINE Kenyan students, at a cost of $4,500 per year each.

Who we are:

HARAMBEE (“all pull together” in Swahili) is a registered nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization helping those in sub-Saharan Africa affected by HIV.

We do this in a variety of ways:

1. Education here and in Africa to raise awareness.  Click here to see a map showing geographic  proportions of HIV-related deaths worldwide;  you'll see why I am so impassioned about this work.

Give A Great Alternative Gift: Goats, Pigs, Trees, Solar Stove. HOLIDAYS ARE COMING!

Don't forget--a gift for the person in your life who has EVERYTHING (don't we all!?).  We have terrific handmade gift cards for a donated high-yield dairy goat in Kenya ($150), a pair of chickens ($15--perfect for teacher, mailman, etc.), and pigs ($50)  YOU get to name the goat and get its photo!  You get to name a pig, too.  We also have gift cards for donations to our "GROW A DOC" scholarship fund for Kenyan medical students.  We bring photos of donors with us to Africa.  Recipients want to see the faces of those who are