June 2, 2020
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Mwende women’s group grateful to FHF and Charlottetown Rotary for their new ‘jikos’

July 11, 2020  By Colleen Walton One of FHF’s partners, the Mwende women’s group, consists of 70 women whose main livelihood is farming. These women, and most rural Kenyan women, cook over an open fire in enclosed kitchens.  A serious concern we have seen is the coughing and watering eyes of the women and young children as they cook amidst Continue Reading

Our Projects

  • More Food, Better Food: Empowering Kenyan Women Farmers

    Here is an update from Project Co-Manager Teresa Mellish. May 25, 2020 Imagine when Catherine Kathambi wakes up  in the morning and has to get her 5 beautiful grandchildren ready to go to school. She...

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  • Safe Inclusive Schools

    Safe Inclusive Schools Project Canadians and Kenyans are working together to support teaching and learning in schools that are twinned between the two countries through Farmers Helping Farmers. It’s...

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  • Photos

    Check out some of the best photos from our Farmers Helping Farmers projects. [instagram-feed]...

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  • Rotary Project

    Rotary project empowers women in Kenya A new three year project, entitled Food Empowerment of Kenyan Farm Women, is being launched in 2019 by the Rotary Club of Charlottetown Royalty on P.E.I.  Farme...

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  • Souris Village Feast

     Souris Village Feast Thousands  of school children in Kenya now have two hot meals a day, thanks to the efforts of Chef Michael Smith and volunteers with the Souris Village Feast.   Read more ...

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  • Water Tanks

    Another key goal for Farmers Helping Farmers is raising money for rainwater storage tanks for Kenyan families. FHF is working with four women’s groups, connected to dairies that the organization is ...

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  • School Cookhouses

    Farmers Helping Farmers and The Village Feast have partnered for more than a decade to open school cookhouses and vegetable gardens in Kenya.   2018 Guy Cudmore was thrilled to cut the ribbon to offi...

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  • Mosquito Bed Nets

    Mosquito nets save lives in Kenya Providing mosquito nets to prevent malaria is an ongoing effort by Farmers Helping Farmers, in partnership with our twinned schools and women's groups in Kenya. Every...

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  • Holiday Campaign

    2019 Holiday Campaign New for 2019, we are excited that some donations to the Holiday Campaign will be multiplied by 5 through a grant from Global Affairs Canada which supports food security for Kenya...

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  • Dairy

    Farmers Helping Farmers and our partners at the Atlantic Veterinary College have worked with dairies and dairy farmers in Kenya to improve the health of cows and their milk production, which in turn h...

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