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What a closing day it was on Friday.  Fran's presentation on personal finance introduced new concepts of salary budgeting, saving, compound interest.  Those Bpeace calculators were workin...

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Herve is a finalist in the Bpeace Race to Innovation who is going to college here in Butare. I met with this young man for over two hours last night to talk about his vision to create jobs for wome...

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On this last day of training--that we here believe has been one of the most awesome experiences of our lives--many thanks to the Bpeace elves (as Donna calls everyone) who helped to make this happe...

Rwanda

Lively cultural bonding among the Sweet Dreams’ trainees and Bpeace takes the form of a morning song and dance party in our classroom at the National University of Rwanda.

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Above, Sabra on the right with one of the trainees with her t-shirt from Rwanda's One Million Women March.

From Sabra:
We have been conducting training with...

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What we never really expected was that every single woman in our training here in Butare would bring so much joy to our training time together. They played so full out that things got a little craz...

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We heard about the disturbance in Kigali, but the world did not hear about a MILLION WOMEN MARCHING FOR GENDER EQUALITY. What a site to see on the television. Women from all over Africa showed up i...

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It was smiling faces and waving hands as soon as the Bpeace team walked into the reception at Petit Prince Hotel with the women we will be training to work at the Sweet Dreams ice cream store. We w...

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Sabra was stunned and so was BpeaceHQ when she told us.

Seven of the 200 applicants for the

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How can you wrap your head around the lack of and the loss of humanity in a genocide that took up to a million lives in three months? It’s very hard for us to imagine that this lovely country was...

Gala and Events

On May 12, more than 200 guests celebrated Bpeace’s successful 2010 DanceGiving FUNraising campaign at the City Winery to raise much-needed capital. 

Rwanda

Hervé Debarego chose to start a food delivery service in Kigali after witnessing three women dashing through the city, attempting to escape from the police.