The world at our fingertips

The Uhundha Orphanage Centre Committee is now a fully registered CBO; Community Based Organisation, able to apply for funding and be audited and managed efficiently – thanks to AVIF’s own Bollywood movie star, Anupma Sud ūüėČ If this wasn’t…

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Dancing in the rain

I’m on holiday in beautiful, coastal Cornwall right now, surrounded by fishing villages and beaches – and rain! I’m working on the Uhundha project, assisting a fishing community on the shores of Lake Victoria. One of our volunteers, Katalin,…

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Rastas and beads

Photojournalist and volunteer¬†Anu is currently in the idyllic community of Uhundha, on the shores of Lake Victoria, western Kenya, far far away from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi. Before she left the metropolis, however, she met with many…

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And the winners are ……

…¬†E V E R Y O N E !! Partners¬†Travel 2 Change have announced the¬†winners of their Ideas Challenge and we’re thrilled that¬†AmazonArt are included. A year ago (July 7, 2010)¬†Nidderdale High School hosted the¬†Brazilian Ensemble, an “Amazonian” folk…

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Brush your teeth !

Sabrina, Juli and Maria have been hard at work in Eshibanze, NW Kenya, at the Canadian-born Tumaini Centre. Joined now by Canadians Ainslee and Danielle, the Health and Hygiene Program was re-started just yesterday. It instructs the children (and…

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