There are several ways you can get involved at Kafakumba. The most obvious ones are to pray and give. But for some of us, we want something else. Maybe we want to partner or even go to Kafakumba.
Before checking out our options, we want to help fight some of the stereotypical ways that people try to "save Africa." To get an idea of how that feels from an African perspective, check out some of these (sometimes humorous but always serious) videos. Click on the yellow titles:
What if the tables were turned? Africa for Norway
How donors sometimes offer what is not needed: TIMS - One for One
Misguided volunteers? Who wants to be a volunteer?
Out to save Africa? Let's save Africa - Gone wrong
Instead of a "mission trip" how about this? Friendship Trips
OR Read one of these:
We also strongly recommend that you read this book:
Or, if you want to read about the Enright family, try "A Deep Gladness"