NOW:53045:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
54°
H 57° L 30°
Partly Cloudy | 8MPH

Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds will travel to East Africa this November

Nov. 2, 2012

Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds will travel to East Africa this November to equip Huruma Children’s Home with self-sustaining food systems. A team of six volunteers will buy chickens and repair a chicken coop. These laying chickens will provide the eggs needed for protein to feed the 250 children at the orphanage. Beyond the critical protein source, Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds will teach the children and leaders how to compost. This is critical to enhance the soil’s low nitrate levels and allow more vegetable output. Overall, it’s a joint goal of Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds and Huruma Children’s Home to produce long-standing food results and ongoing sustainability.

Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds is ending childhood hunger by building self-sustaining food supply for schools, orphanages, and communities around the world. Through teaching orphanages and schools in these communities how to develop and maintain their own food sources, Feeding Mouths, Filling Minds provides skills that will allow them to become self-sustaining and financially capable of providing for themselves. The organization was founded by Pewaukee residents, Maria Nicholas-Groves and Grant Groves. To learn more, visit http://www.feedingmouthsfillingminds.org.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Police: Girl, 10, says she was coerced into sending naked photos of herself to stranger 4/15

» Local seniors find friendship, romance through music 4/15

» Brookfield East teens build Honda 350 from salvaged motorcycle parts 4/14

» Driver of stolen car stopped in Brookfield 4/14

» Waukesha County Board OKs recycling program with Milwaukee Updated:  4/9

» Fingerprints on Pringles can lead police to robbery suspect 4/8

» Run for the Hills takes another lap 4/8

» Elmbrook schools see rise in test scores for math, reading 4/8

» Elmbrook schools, Brookfield police warn against 'Junior/Senior wars' and 'paranoia' games 4/8

» Wandrey to lead Central's boys hoops program 4/7

» Woman uses sister's identity to avoid arrest in Elm Grove 4/2

» Town of Brookfield supervisors keep seats 4/1

» Ponto keeps mayoral post; incumbent aldermen win, too 4/1

» A new trustee joins Elm Grove in uncontested race 4/1

» Body found in Tosa identified as James Kieckbusch, 57 4/1

» Body found at border of Elm Grove and Wauwatosa Updated:  4/1

» Loaded handgun found left in Elmbrook Church bathroom 3/28

» Ponto's campaign funding three times that of Speaker 3/26

» Crews clear crash that closed left westbound lane of I-94 at Calhoun Road Updated:  3/20

» Police called when man mistakenly sends zombie app selfie to woman 3/20

» Kratoska to run as write-in for Elmbrook at-large seat 3/18

» Discussion of Underground Railroad on tap Monday at Brookfield library 3/16

» Oak Creek defense shuts down Lancers, 46-25 3/15

» Residents safe but pets lost in Brookfield house fire 3/14

» Central girls beat DSHA for third time, 45-43 3/13

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Local Business Directory

CONNECT