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Zambia story: Odria Mulenga

Zambia story: Odria Mulenga  We are very grateful for this beautiful house. Finally, we have a beautiful home, many thanks to the volunteer team. My family will forever be grateful. Odria Mulenga is 55 years old and has lived in Chipulukusu Township for many years....

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Zambia story: Pokalasiyo Sakala

Zambia story: Pokalasiyo Sakala I am lost for words, the house is a source of pride and integrity for my family. Incidences of coughs among household members have drastically reduced due to the cement flooring in the new house. In addition, our new house has lockable...

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Zambia story: Hellen Nyirenda

Zambia story: Hellen Nyirenda   “Nitasha zikomo ku mulungu pali iyi nyumba”  Translated: “I am thankful to God for the house” Hellen Nyirenda, a widow and mother of six was excited about the future after benefiting from the Orphaned and Vulnerable Group housing...

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The High School, Cambodia 2018

The High School in Cambodia It was a fantastic experience that we will all remember for the rest of our lives. In 2018, a group of 25 students and teachers from The High School travelled to Cambodia to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity. In this blog, students...

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Clare’s Trip to Romania

Clare Cullen's Experience as Team Leader in Romania  We took our hard hats home with us. For me, my hat is a reminder of the wonderful builders we worked with. It’s a memory of the family we helped build a home for, the hardworking team, and the tiny bit of Romania...

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Law Society of Ireland in Malawi

Law Society of Ireland's Global Village Trip to Malawi  Helping families build strength, stability, and self-reliance Although we did a lot of preparation prior to travel, nothing could have prepared us for the warm welcome we received at the site. It was truly moving...

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