Lomé, Togo. Success Ambassadors in Benin have been training a man in the MBS course from the neighboring country of Togo. Now this participant has become a Success Ambassador himself and has started his own group. Here are some photos of the first MBS group in Togo!
Quito, Ecuador. “My name is Gueisel and I am 40 years old. Mi story begins when my husband was diagnosed with cancer and it brought a lot of sadness. Because of this trial, however, I began to sell desserts and empanadas y it turned out to be very successful. I sold 400 empanadas in two […]
Luweero, Uganda. Margaret Nelson is a retired RN from Washington State. Throughout her career she gained experience in clinical and community health, working with refugees and low-income populations. These experiences prepared her to move to Africa after her retirement, where she served on short-term mission trips and worked in local health clinics. She decided she wanted […]
Kampala, Uganda. Ruth is an example of the success that can come from applying the principles of the MBS program, no matter where you are in the world. She has seen the 6P’s of business improve and grow her chicken business in many ways. Like all entrepreneurs, she started small, but now her business regularly houses […]
Lisbon, Portugal. For a long time, Interweave has been focusing our efforts in many parts of Latin America and Africa, and we hadn’t seen as much growth in Europe and North America. However, we recently received a report from our Success Ambassador in Portugal with some fantastic updates about her progress there! Here is some of […]
Santo Domingo, Ecuador. May Rodriguez became a Success Ambassador and brought along her 9 year-old daughter, Ghia, to all the classes she taught. After watching three different groups graduate, Ghia decided that she too wanted to take the class and start her own business. She is currently participating in her mom’s MBS class and completing all […]
ENGAGE NOW AFRICA! THRIVEGULU AND INTERWEAVE IN UGANDA Co-founder of Interweave, Lynn Curtis, recently went on a trip of a lifetime to Uganda. There were so many amazing things that happened during the trip, but here are some of the highlights. Board Member, Ruth Vidaurre, accompanied him on the trip. THRIVEGulu celebrated its third year in the self-reliance […]
10–Year Partnership Since 2008, Interweave has partnered with Engage Now Africa to end poverty. We worked with them in previous years in the greater Accra area to advance self-reliance for hundreds of unemployed families. Participants excelled at micro-businesses while also improving their homes and communities. Today, Interweave continues to work with Engage Now Africa, collaborating with THRIVEGulu […]