Low Rainfall Levels, Poor Crops.

Low Rainfall Levels, Poor Crops.

August 6th, 2019

By Katie Anne Smith, Brighter Futures Zambia co-founder and trustee Zambia is currently experiencing a prolonged drought caused largely by the low rainfall during the ‘rainy season’ which runs from November to March. This season rains did not arrive until January and were then light and sporadic. The Southern Province, where the community groups BFZ […]

Education BREAKS the poverty cycle.

Education BREAKS the poverty cycle.

April 24th, 2019

By Jennie Smith, Brighter Futures Zambia co-founder and trustee Felix did not have the easiest start in life. He was orphaned when he was still a child and brought up by his Grandmother, Clementina. Clementina has been an active volunteer with Brighter Futures in Zambia since our beginnings. Alongside bringing up her two biological children, […]