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MPA Spring 2016 Newsletter

Discover how MPA is partnering to end poverty locally and globally with our latest newsletter.

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Rosemary-Nakawuka

Hoard’s Dairyman: One Cow at a Time

WHAT is a cow worth? In our world, we know what a dairy cow costs and what it is worth. But, in Uganda, the value is quite different as I was to learn. My learning process began last February when my wife emailed me that she had volunteered my services to a cow project in Uganda. When I returned home, I met with a bishop from Masaka, Uganda, who had spoken at our church. He had started a cow project 20 years ago to help families in his diocese to get out of poverty.

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Kenyan Woman Overcomes Poverty

Please click the link below to view a recent article in the St. Louis Review.

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Change-Lives

Loans that Change Lives for the Better

By Chris Campbell Jan 26, 2011: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Sister Toni Temporiti, left, Heather Cammarata and Sister Sherri Coleman are members of Microfinancing Partners in Africa, which makes small loans to Africans.

Instead of living with the Sisters of the Most Precious Blood in O’Fallon, Mo., she was traveling with a group of people decades younger in a tank-like vehicle, preparing to drive the length of Africa.

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Antoinette-Temporiti

A Catholic sister’s lifelong journey leads her to found a nonprofit focused on Africa

With a master’s degree in social work and a Ph.D. in marriage and family therapy, Antoinette Temporiti spent 30 years counseling individuals and families. She specialized in working with young adult victims of sexual abuse and loved her career.

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Heather-Merkel-Cammarata

Alumna’s Microlending is a Force for Good in East Africa

Heather Merkel Cammarata ’86 spent last September navigating the roads of Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda, seeing first-hand the difference that small sums of money can make in the poorest of circumstances.

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MPA Fall 2016 Newsletter

Discover how MPA is partnering to end poverty locally and globally with our latest newsletter.

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MPA Spring Newsletter

MPA continues to partner with organizations on the grounds throughout East Africa. Discover our progress made in the start of 2017.

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