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Aid to Support Livestock Underway in Gougaram

RAIN Provides Food Aid to Nomadic Herders in Niger

Niger is characterized by sporadic and scarce rainfall, prone to prolonged drought punctuated by flooding, and is experiencing hardship from the food crisis currently sweeping the entire Sahel region.

The rural township of Gougaram in the remote Arlit area of the Agadez region is composed of 12 nomadic communities with over 6,000 inhabitants, …

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Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN) Provides Food Aid to Niger

NIGER, WEST AFRICA: July 9, 2012. The West African country of Niger is characterized by sporadic and scarce rainfall, prone to prolonged drought punctuated by flooding, and is experiencing hardship from the food crisis currently sweeping the entire Sahel region.

The rural township of Gougaram in the remote Arlit area of the Agadez region is composed of 12 nomadic communities with over 6,000 inhabitants, …

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RAIN is awarded $20,000 by The Prem Rawat Foundation for School Market Gardens in Niger

RAIN and TPRF Partner for Second Time 

July, 2012

The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) has awarded $20,000 to Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN) to install self-sustaining market gardens for rural nomadic communities in the West African country of Niger.

“TPRF is very supportive of programs that give children access to nutritious meals while enhancing food security for the whole community,” …

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Find Gifts to Honor Mom

Gorgeous Tuareg jewelry, or a personalized card with a gift donation in her honor – we have many ways to celebrate Mom this year!

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Grammy Award winning Muir String Quartet to benefit RAIN and CFKF in “Classical Music By the Sea”



April 6, 2012  For Immediate Release

(Seacoast NH) – Classical Music By the Sea is pleased to announce its premiere benefit, An Afternoon With The Muir String Quartet, to be held on Sunday, June 10, 2012 in North Hampton NH.

The benefit is a fundraiser for two non-profits, Classics For Kids Foundation (CFKF) and Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN). …

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