At the grassroots

Embrace Rwanda’s Candace Gillespie (left), Peter Turner, Helen Neufeld and executive director Hilary King invite community members to an upcoming presentation, on Nov.12 at 7:30 p.m. at Dunbar Lutheran Church in Vancouver, on the work of the North Vancouver-based non-profit, which provides continuing support to poverty-stricken rural families in Rwanda through various community initiatives. Representatives will speak about the…

Francis Gakuba, our Program Director from Rwanda, to speak in Vancouver

Francis Gakuba, himself a survivor of the genocide, is Embrace Rwanda’s Program Director in Kigeme, Rwanda. He will be in Vancouver from October 10th until November 13th. During his visit he will tour the Lower Mainland giving presentations about his life experience working for reconciliation following the genocide, the success of the Embrace Rwanda model,…