Senegalese Independence Day

Senegalese Independence Day

Yesterday, April 4th, CREATE!’s field team in Senegal had the day off to celebrate Senegalese Independence Day. The annual holiday marks the historic day in 1960 that the nation finally became independent from France after three centuries under colonial rule. Gaining...
Thienaba Graduates to Sustainability

Thienaba Graduates to Sustainability

Congratulations to the community of Thienaba for graduating from CREATE!’s sustainable self-development program! Last month, cooperative members celebrated reaching sustainability and self-sufficiency with a grand graduation ceremony. Guests included CREATE!...
Celebrate International Women’s Day

Celebrate International Women’s Day

This Thursday, March 8 is International Women’s Day, and here at CREATE! we’re celebrating the powerful women in our international community who are working together to make our world a better place from the village level. The United Nations’ theme for this...
CREATE! Receives NEID Giving Circle on Women and Girls Grant

CREATE! Receives NEID Giving Circle on Women and Girls Grant

Last week, CREATE! was honored at the New England International Donors (NEID) Annual Changemaker Gala as one of four organizations to receive a grant from the 2017 NEID Giving Circle on Women and Girls. Alongside outstanding organizations Dandelion Africa, Global...
Welcome to the New Website

Welcome to the New Website

You may have noticed the CREATE! blog (and logo!) looks a little different than it used to. We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new website, designed by UplinkSpyder, Inc., a local web development firm based here in Eugene, OR. We are absolutely...
CREATE! at the 2017 Harvard GlobalWE Expo

CREATE! at the 2017 Harvard GlobalWE Expo

Last weekend, staff from CREATE!’s US office took part in the 2017 Global Women’s Empowerment Expo, presented by Harvard Alumni for Global Women’s Empowerment (GlobalWE).  Organized by Harvard Alumni for Global Women’s Empowerment, the Expo aimed to...