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The amazing story of how 19 farmers came together to build a thriving greenhouse in #Kenyahttp://bit.ly/1XpnzR9
Conrad, 34, didn’t used to own much. Aside from his three-room, mud-walled house, he owned a half-acre of land, and a few small hand hoes he would use to till and farm the soil each year.
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We’re hiring for more opportunities than ever before. Over 60 roles across 10 countries in Africa, North America, and Asia. Check out our latest job openings → http://bit.ly/1N3w7GY
One Acre Fund provides smallholder farmers with exactly the resources they need to succeed. We only serve farmers and we always put Farmers First
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We're proud to see our founder Andrew Youn named alongside some outstanding individuals in a recent list of 40 young leaders in philanthropy making a difference. Check out the full list here → http://bit.ly/1Z3jAXL
His business degree at Northwestern and experience as a management consultant have helped him teach hundreds of thousands of farmers in East Africa to improve their productivity.
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Mr Andrew Youn, it is not the age that matters, what matters most is the impact you have made to the society and humanity within the time. You are getting it alright, keep going, your footsteps are been traced to match through to that success story of FOOD SECURITY and NUTRITION. We are supporting your efforts from Nigeria, West Africa, Africa and the Global Village - the World. Keep it up young Founder, Youn. -Oguns Jnr
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""Before I moved into my new house, I used to worry about heavy rains damaging my house, but now I sleep well. I never have those bad dreams anymore."

In 2010, Rwandan smallholder farmer Jean Pierre started farming with us. After just his first season, Jean Pierre tripled his harvest. He has never looked back since. His story → http://bit.ly/1Qkayo1
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27 stunning photos to highlight the importance of financial services to vulnerable communities → http://bit.ly/1k7Aqan
For many people around the world, banking is easy: swipe a card, check a balance online, visit an ATM, or make a payment using a smartphone. Without these tools, how do families manage their finances, grow a small business, or send a payment to a relative? There are 2 billion “unbanked“ people around the world who lack access to these basic financial services. Over the past decade, the annual CGAP Photo Contest has documented the remarkable ways...
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Interested in #AgDev? Check out our just-published Fall 2015 reading list → http://bit.ly/1WWSoL3 
We could all use some help keeping up with the smorgasbord of food security events happening right now. Get up to speed with One Acre Fund’s Fall 2015 list of agriculture development must-reads.
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It's here! Our 2015 Annual Report takes a hard look at our progress, strategies, and new initiatives as we embark on our tenth year and reach more farmers than ever before → http://bit.ly/25XyRzI
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that is a very good work.be blessed
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The tools and experience to create better lives for millions of people exists. 5 proven examples direct from the field → http://bit.ly/1UovYAX
Pioneering companies and organisations have helped increase the incomes and livelihoods of millions of smallholder farmers. Here are some tips on how they did it
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Looking to make a change? Be part of a team that delivers real impact. http://bit.ly/1HZj0Yv
To achieve our goal of serving 1 million smallholder farmers by 2020, our team must grow in both scale and complexity.
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Unique opportunities to make an impact in New York City and across East Africa → http://bit.ly/1MWzdtK
A key priority for Sakina, smallholder farmer and mother of three, was to grow enough to pay for her daughter Halima’s education. Here, Sakina shares how smallholder harvests are educating youth in Tanzania
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"If you visit Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, you will see construction cranes across the city. You will meet young graduates of computer science and engineering. And if you pause to ask these young graduates how they managed to get their degree, many will tell you a story about the family cow or the banana field which paid for their school fees.

The individual acts of smallholder farmers have built the foundation of Rwanda rising." - Rwanda Country Director and 2015 Borlaug Field Award winner Eric Pohlman, on the role farmers play in ending global hunger.

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Eric Pohlman, One Acre Fund country director in Rwanda, was recently announced as the winner of the 2015 Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application. The award recognizes scientists and researchers under the age of 40 who emulate the innovation and dedication to food security demonstrated by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and World Food Prize Founder Dr. Norman E. Borlaug while working in the field with farmers and producers.
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Our best shot at ending global hunger lies with those who are most affected by it today: smallholder farmers. http://bit.ly/1NX2mcl
Our world leaders recently committed to the new sustainable development goals at the United Nations General Assembly. In doing this they have placed ending poverty, ending hungerand protecting the environmentback at the top of humanity’s agenda. These worthy goals are extraordinarily complex and d...
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One Acre Fund serves smallholder farmers. In everything we do, we place the farmer first.
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One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the financing and training they need to grow their way out of hunger and poverty.

Instead of giving handouts, we invest in farmers to generate a permanent gain in farm income. We supply a complete service bundle of seeds and fertilizer, financing, training, and market facilitation—and we deliver these services within walking distance of the 400,000 rural farmers we serve.

We measure success in our ability to make farmers more prosperous and we always put Farmers First.  www.oneacrefund.org