May Emergency Response Update

We respond to emergencies all over the world. Here is a summary of some of the emergency response projects we were involved with during May 2019.
Emily Khasoa stands in a field near her home in Kenya.

Quadrupling Harvests with One Acre Fund in Kenya

Five years ago, Emily Khasoa couldn’t put enough food on her table to feed her children. She also struggled to pay her children’s school fees and had to work long hours helping her neighbors to make ends meet. Read more about how Latter-day Saint Charities partnered with One Acre Fund to help her feed her family.
Paslida Aseka stands next to the cow she purchased with funds from her excess crops.

Maize, Beans, and a “Beautiful” Cow

For the past 18 years, Paslida Aseka has been farming her family’s plot of land in northern Kenya. Her life is filled with planting, tilling, and harvesting her crops—in addition to caring for her children and her cow. Read more to learn how Latter-day Saint Charities is helping her develop greater food security.
Christopha and Florence are farmers benefiting from One Acre Fund and Latter-day Saint Charities.

Christopha and Florence: New Beginnings in Becoming Self-Sufficient

Christopha and Florence Amolo Indusive have been married for 25 years. They have seven children, six of whom are studying in school. They live in Kakamega, Kenya, where they are smallholder farmers farming maize on several acres of their own land. Read more to learn how Latter-day Saint Charities helped them become more self-sufficient.