Christine's cakes and crafts.

Christine’s Cakes and Crafts – Raising funds for the Central Hospital Rusayu

Improving lives in D.R.Congo and Rwanda. Christine’s Story Christine Robertson, one of our dedicated supporters, is raising funds for Comfort International by making and selling cakes and crafts. She has also initiated a small donation scheme to provide access to primary education and health insurance. Here is her story: I got involved with Comfort international …

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Comfort Babies, Rwanda

News from this life-saving programme. The Comfort Babies Project Eighty nine mums and babies are now part of the Comfort Babies sponsorship programme which supports very vulnerable mums and their babies to become confident and self-sufficient.  Many of these young women suffered cruelly at the hands of relatives or strangers resulting in trauma and pregnancy …

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Karongi Communities Update – Progress in spite of Covid restrictions

from a report by Good News International (GNI) New memorial, new homes, house repairs, preparation for planting and good communication though local leaders. It has been a challenge for us to conduct regular visits to our communities during the pandemic. Restrictions in Rwanda don’t allow groups of people to meet together so we were not …

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Phase Two of Emergency Relief Distribution in D.R.Congo

From a report by Comfort Congo Much needed medicines and food delivered for evacuees and hospital staff. Phase Two Since the eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano and the evacuation of much of Goma Comfort Congo has been working hard contacting project beneficiaries and obtaining and distributing emergency food and vital medicines. The second phase of …

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Emergency food aid reaches evacuated Comfort Congo beneficiaries

From a report by Comfort Congo Thanks to the generosity of Comfort International supporters support has arrived. The Situation Following the eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano on the evening of the 22 May and the subsequent significant and frequent earth tremors the inhabitants of much of Goma were ordered to evacuate. Memories of the destructive …

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Volcano erupts near Goma sparking mass evacuation

by Halcyon Martin Comfort Congo Seek Emergency Aid Following The Nyiragongo Eruption  Nyiragongo On Saturday 22nd of May 2021 Mount Nyiragongo, one of the world’s deadliest volcanoes and situated to the north of the city of Goma in D.R.Congo, erupted killing more than thirty people and making thousands more homeless. The lava from Nyiragongo is …

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