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CAST Savings Club Story: Thuleleni Madlala

A talented beadworker and aspiring entrepreneur in Chesterville, Thuleleni, recently discovered the importance of saving.  During the past month, CAST’s Business Development Department has launched several Saving Clubs for local entrepreneurs in the communities where CAST partners.   347 more words

The People

The Heart of the Matter

What sort of people will we be?
What will we choose to believe?
Will we be open and unafraid;
Or angry, frightened,
Stuck in our own ways? 91 more words

Poetry

Impact and Ideas

This is an excerpt from a report on the New York Times site.  Go there to read it in its entirety:

WASHINGTON — A bill to dismantle the Affordable Care Act that… 556 more words

Articles

Holes in the Safety Net

These are excerpts from an article in the Washington Post.  The url is at the bottom of my post, in case you want to read it in its entirety.  1,116 more words

Articles

Ntombikhona’s Story

Every month, Ntombikhona walks over six kilometres to attend CAST’s Ministry Day in KwaDabeka and collect her CAST food parcel.

She first heard about CAST when she was trying to enroll her daughter at Sithokozile High School in KwaDabeka.  200 more words

The People

Skills Development at Goodness and Mercy Missions

Goodness and Mercy Missions continues to serve the rural communities of Boyo Division, Cameroon. This year lots of rural children receive computer training at the Goodness and Mercy Missions’ centre in Belo. 70 more words