Kutoa News

MAY'S WINNING PROJECT - NUTRITION TO SAVE LIVES (about 2 months ago)

April was a tight vote. In the end, we chose to support a critical care relief project with Kamati's Kids in Namibia. Well done. This emergency need is certainly worthy and is very tangible. It is hard to think about sustainable solutions to hunger whe... read more...

APRIL'S WINNING PROJECT - OXYGEN TANKS (3 months ago)

In April we voted to put our money together to get oxygen for people struggling to breathe in Brazil. WE are flying tanks into hospitals in the Amazon. Each tank can help many people survive the worst days of Covid-19. It blows my mind to think that ox... read more...

MARCH'S WINNING PROJECT - SEWING MACHINES (3 months ago)

Sewing machines are a practical solution to empower women in developing countries, especially when combines with some training and business skills. There is often a local tailoring market for women to earn secondary income for the family or even power ... read more...

FEBRUARY'S WINNING PROJECT - FREEDOM PAKISTAN (5 months ago)

Awesome. This month our funds will help free people from modern-day slavery. People like Razaq Masih and family. Through the project they managed to pay back a debt of 80,000 Pakistani Rupees (CA$650) to their Kiln owner. Furthermore, Razaq was able to... read more...

JANUARY'S WINNING PROJECT - PERSONAL HYGIENE PRODUCTS FOR GIRLS (6 months ago)

Thank you Kutoa community. In January 2021 you voted to provide funds to help out girls living in shanty towns around Windhoek. We'll be sending $836 so the staff at Kamati's Kids can support the girls in their programs who are struggling to get the pe... read more...

DECEMBER'S WINNING PROJECT - VICTORY+ KIDS (7 months ago)

Way to go Kutoa community. In December 2020 you voted to provide funds to help children with HIV/AIDS at the Victory+ Kids program. These children had been living in a home together, but with the onset of Covid-19 many of them had to go and live with r... read more...

COVID-19 UPDATE (7 months ago)

Covid-19 just made people everywhere helping people everywhere more complicated! There are more people in need of urgent care. And so many more people are vulnerable to global humanitarian issues because of Covid-19. For example more people are out of ... read more...

12 MONTHS OF GIVING (9 months ago)

It is one year since the Kutoa community re-booted. Wow!Here are the projects we supported: Safe Villages (D.R. Congo), Victory+ Kids (India), Personal Hygiene Products for Girls (Namibia) , Restoration for Trafficked Girls (India), Girls Home (Liberia... read more...

OCTOBER'S WINNER: PPE FOR FIRST RESPONDERS (9 months ago)

The community has spoken. Instead of supporting one partner organization with a disaster response, the majority decided to help protect the staff and volunteers of the many organizations we’ve supported over the last year. Each of these continues to wo... read more...

JULY'S WINNER - ROHINGYA REFUGEE CARE (12 months ago)

The Kutoa community spoke and we will be sending donations to help Rohingya Refugees. Their plight captured headlines the other year as hundreds of thousands of Rohingya people fled their homes in Myanmar for bordering Bangladesh to escape ethnic and r... read more...

THIS MONTH'S PROJECTS

Nutrition to save lives

Trauma Counseling for Isis Survivors

Victims of Civil War in Myanmar