Great News From Maubane, South Africa

We have great news to share! A local church in South Africa has donated the exact funds needed to build a storeroom and office building in Maubane! The Maubane Rivoningo Transformation Centre badly needs an office and storeroom. The #TenDollarTribe will be able to provide things like tables, chairs, and other study and play items,[…]

This Father’s Day, Help #KeepFamiliesTogether

This Father’s Day, join us to support the fathers of Drouin, Haiti and #KeepFamiliesTogether. Drouin is located in the Artibonite Valley, home to 90% of Haiti’s rice farms. The Valley has struggled mightily over the past decade as subsidized rice has been imported into the country, driving down the value of Haitian rice. Families in[…]

Global Day Of Parents

For all of us, the story written by our parents and the legacy they leave are the most significant factors in creating who we are and who we become. This fact is so important that the UN declared today, June 1st, the Global Day of Parents. To mark the occasion, we wanted to celebrate the awesome work that[…]

6 Years And Counting

I still remember the day. It’s 2007, we left the Cape Town airport, flew to Johannesburg, and then drove to meet John and Orpha at the South Africa/Zimbabwe border. We filled the van with gas, food, and other supplies–things which were impossible to come by in Zimbabwe. After waiting hours to cross, we finally got our passports[…]

Celebrating Mothers – Mercedes Malpartida

In leading up to Mother’s Day, Help One Now wanted to celebrate a few of the incredible women from our communities. They work tirelessly to care for orphaned and vulnerable children, doing everything from providing meals to helping them get an education. They are mothers in the best sense of the word. Now that Mother’s Day[…]

Celebrating Mothers – Elizabeth Ndimande

In leading up to Mother’s Day, Help One Now wants to celebrate a few of the incredible women from our communities. They work tirelessly to care for orphaned and vulnerable children, doing everything from providing meals to helping them get an education. They are mothers in the best sense of the word. Today, let’s spend[…]

Water, Hope, and the Ten Dollar Tribe

(Join the #TenDollarTribe) This time of year, Iquitos, Perú is a world of water.  As the rains fall, the Río Amazonas rises and the inhabitants of this mysterious land (or lack there of) submit and adjust.  And this particular year the water has risen to a near record level.  But alas, this is Iquitos…this is[…]

Introducing The #TenDollarTribe – Peru

A few months ago, we launched the #TenDollarTribe–a new way to serve the communities of Reagoboka and Maubane. The response was amazing; once again, we were blown away by our incredible Help One Now tribe. We knew we had to do it again, so here’s Lamar Stockton, our International Operations Director, to tell us more:[…]

The Wendy House

Help One Now launched the South Africa #TenDollarTribe as a test initiative in February, and already, over 150 people have joined the tribe–thank you! One of our first #TDT projects was to build a new home for Obed, the caretaker at the Maubane facility. Obed is a valuable member of the Maubane team; he provides[…]