In Mozambique, the success of sand dam technology, introduced by MCC, is catching the interest of government officials and encouraging its use across the country. The dams maintain a local water source throughout the year.
Livelihoods, homes and the health of unborn children and their mothers are threatened by flooding in Pakistan. Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is using donations of nearly $700,000 to address these needs.
A day in the life of Heinrich and Sara Neufeld and their seven children, ages 14 months to 11 years old. MCC has been working with Low German Mennonite communities since the 1950s and has programs in Bolivia, Mexico and Canada.
MCC-supported day care in Bolivia provides food, education and care for children. The day care also offers individual counseling and group workshops for their parents, who are often single mothers and who struggle financially.