Careforce News & Updates

Nabrabogo Village Dispensary Roof

Medical facilities in Burkina Faso do not compare to those available to us here in Canada.  The dispensary building in the village of Nabrabogo, where the CFPC compound is located, was constructed a few years ago by local contractors but is already in need of a major renovation to the roof structure. This is mainly [...]

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Nabrabogo Newsletter – Fall 2013

As I start to write this letter and look back over the past 3 months it has been a time of contrasts, joys and frustrations. Let me share the joys first and they have been many. Our biggest joy was to see our first class graduate on September 6. The weather was not what we [...]

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Lighthouse Project Update from Cristian Santiago

Hi Friends , Greetings from the warm and beautiful Dominican Republic. We just wanted to take the time to update you on the things that we have been able to accomplish as a result of your prayers and investment. Since they say that a picture speaks a 1000 words, we are also including some together [...]

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Nabrabogo News Update

Happy Canada Day. As we celebrate Canada Day here in Burkina we thank God for our country. As much as we complain about our government it is a privilege to be a Canadian. It was good to be home for 6 weeks in May and June. They were not quite as restful as we would [...]

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Watching Village of Hope Students Become “Future Leaders”

Ben Rushton and his wife Amber recently returned from a trip to Burkina Faso, where they spent two weeks working in support of Careforce International projects with a team of three other volunteers. This was the third trip for Ben and Amber, and Ben shared that their visit to Nabrabogo and the Village of Hope [...]

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CFPC Vocational Training School is Looking for Sponsors!

Careforce International recently launched a sponsorship program at CFPC, the vocational training school in Burkina Faso founded by Roger and Chris Bast. In addition to teaching at a local college, Roger previously owned a successful building contractor business in Kitchener, Ontario. After leading 13 short-term trips to the Village of Hope, his heart was moved [...]

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Nabrabogo News Update

As I reflect over the past few months since our last news letter I am struck by God’s faithfulness. His faithfulness to this project and to the prayers of his people. In our last letter we had voiced several concerns. One was regarding our electrician and if he would be able to hook up a [...]

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Nabraboogo News #3: Final Update on Food Crisis & Harvest

The harvest has gone well this year. The peanuts, beans, corn, sesame and chick peas are all harvested. In our little area of peanuts that we grew we probably got 4 or 5 times what we did last year. The millet and the sorghum harvest has begun and is almost completed in some places but [...]

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