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How self-help groups are breaking the poverty mindset

April 2, 2019

“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.” ― Socrates At Foxglove, we are keen to make…

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Why is Foxglove working in Cambodia?

March 16, 2019

People often ask about the connection between Foxglove and Cambodia. How did it start? Is it luck or strategy or…

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Anastasia’s Story…Love, Beauty & Wonder

March 7, 2019

Anastasia…Love, Beauty & Wonder Anastasia had lived high in the mountains in a very remote rural area. An hour walk…

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Why keeping girls in school matters

February 19, 2019

“…overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a…

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The coming together of the old and the young

December 27, 2018

Do you ever wonder about the generation gap experienced in the West? The all too often separation of the young…

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From the pavement to a home

November 1, 2018

When visiting Chennai last year, I met two families living on the streets. Two young women and husbands in their…

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This is Rwanda. This is her future.

October 26, 2018

One noted social media page has run a series of stories about Rwanda and it’s people. Every one of them…

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Reflections on Rwanda by Jenny Lenard

October 7, 2018

It’s 4am here in Rwanda and this seems to be my wake up and think time here – so before the…

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Why Rwanda?

September 24, 2018

Why Rwanda? It’s a reasonable question. Most people aren’t even exactly sure where to find Rwanda…somewhere in Africa. But Rwanda…

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Reflections on India – Courage in the Slums of Chennai

September 18, 2018

It has been a week that I have been home now. Time taken to resettle and find my feet again,…

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Thoughts on Women’s Equality Day

August 27, 2018

There are times when I find it hard to believe that we’re still giving a headline to a news story…

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Full of hope for what lies ahead in Chennai

August 9, 2018

This week I’ve caught up with my friend, Mrs Gariyali, to write a grant submission for our Birds Nest project…

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How self-help groups are breaking the poverty mindset

02 April 2019

“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.” ― Socrates At Foxglove, we are keen to make…

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Why is Foxglove working in Cambodia?

16 March 2019

People often ask about the connection between Foxglove and Cambodia. How did it start? Is it luck or strategy or…

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Why keeping girls in school matters

19 February 2019

“…overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a…

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The coming together of the old and the young

27 December 2018

Do you ever wonder about the generation gap experienced in the West? The all too often separation of the young…

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This Christmas give a gift that lasts forever

03 December 2018

Buy a Foxglove gift card this Christmas and change a woman’s life forever. A $32 gift card (inc postage &…

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Twenty Reasons to Believe

22 June 2018

Foxglove’s first book, Twenty Reasons to Believe, is available now. It’s a book about the impact of the Self Help…

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Our Story in The West

16 May 2018

The West published an article after interviewing Kelly about the Foxglove Project. It’s a good read about who we are…

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Foxglove needs you

04 April 2018

Foxglove Products Manager We have an exciting opportunity for someone to manage our Foxglove products and oversee our local sales…

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Grassroots Rwanda

ENTREPRENEURSHIP:
Women’s Self Help Groups

More than 180,000 women in Rwanda have already joined an SHG and report amazing social, economic and human rights benefits... READ MORE

Rwanda Updated

Birds Nest India

SHELTER:
Slum Homes for Pavement Dwellers

Before the women can access vocational training, take out small loans and start businesses they are required by Government... READ MORE

India Updated

Focus Cambodia

EDUCATION:
Secondary School Sanitation Project

Poor sanitation in Cambodia is commonplace, up to 80% of people living in rural Cambodia have no access to toilets... READ MORE

Cambodia Updated

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