Category: South Africa


Travel to Africa

At: Mali Date: July 28th, 2017 Time:4:05 am

Travel to Africa 1 Travel to Africa Travel to Africa. Build vertical vegetable gardens yourselves. As everyone who is familiar with our organization knows, sustainable development is a key requirement for My Arms Wide Open along side family values and ongoing community support. As we look to innovation and inclusiveness we’ve found a great new … Continue reading Travel to Africa


Bergnek- July 2017

At: Mali Date: July 28th, 2017 Time:3:55 am

Bergnek- July 2017 1 Bergnek- July 2017 You may be wondering just what the women of Bergnek have been up to.. .   It’s been a while since we last communicated through our GG Portal and we apologize for the absence. Unfortunately, our email server was hijacked last year and it took as some time … Continue reading Bergnek- July 2017


Global Giving Updates

At: Mali Date: July 28th, 2017 Time:3:48 am

Global Giving Updates 1 Global Giving Updates GirlStuff A NEW PARTNERSHIP In our previous update we shared the need to expand the GirlStuff business. We are delighted to announce a new partnership with an amazing group of people lead by Farzana Patel and her Xanopia organization. Xanopia works to provide a full turnkey solution to … Continue reading Global Giving Updates


Could you survive on 10 litters a day?

At: Mali Date: July 28th, 2017 Time:3:37 am

Could You Survive on 10 Litters a Day? 1 Could You Survive on 10 Litters a Day? In this update we are sharing some information with you as to why the My Arms Wide Open, One Brick at a Time project is so important to the community of Bergnek and communities who face similar circumstances. In … Continue reading Could you survive on 10 litters a day?


Being there

At: Mali Date: July 9th, 2017 Time:7:29 am

Being there 1 Being there Place yourself in the little community of Bergnek, Limpopo in South Africa. Create a picture in your mind as I describe your new circumstance. Feel it. You are 6 years old. There are 3,500 people in this community who arrived here in 1997 after being evicted from farms under the … Continue reading Being there


Being there

At: Mali Date: November 28th, 2016 Time:9:50 am

Place yourself in the little community of Bergnek, Limpopo in South Africa. Create a picture in your mind as I describe your new circumstance. Feel it. You are 6 years old. There are 3,500 people in this community who arrived here in 1997 after