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Recent Stories from Tandana's Blog...


Oct
25

Halloween beneath the shadow of Tayta Imbabura, the night a werewolf howled at an Andean moon

My body, still accustomed to a lifetime of changing seasons, told me that it was autumn and that Halloween was approaching. I wouldn’t have realized that just by looking out the window from my Ecuadorian host family’s home. Here you don’t experience the four distinct seasons as we are accustomed to in many parts of … Continue reading "Halloween beneath the shadow of Tayta Imbabura, the night a werewolf howled at an Andean moon"
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Oct
18

Tandana wins Nonprofit Eclipse Integrity Award for outstanding ethics in community service

The Better Business Bureau of Greater Dayton has selected The Tandana Foundation as the winner of its 2020 Nonprofit Eclipse Integrity Award, which is its highest honor for ethics, honesty, and integrity. Español Français The Nonprofit Eclipse Integrity Awards are presented to nonprofits or charities that demonstrate outstanding community service through their mission, accomplishments, excellence … Continue reading "Tandana wins Nonprofit Eclipse Integrity Award for outstanding ethics in community service"
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Oct
11

An award-winning field through use of the Olouguèlemo Association’s erosion control tactics

The village-run Olouguèlemo Association continues to train villages around the township of Wadouba in Mali on best practices to prevent erosion. In the following, one of the many individuals to receive this training credits his recent recognition for “best field with the most number of trees” in Wadouba to the erosion prevention practices taught by … Continue reading "An award-winning field through use of the Olouguèlemo Association’s erosion control tactics"
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Oct
4

Tandana’s community project coordinator in Ecuador shares a joyous story

Hello Everyone! I am Vicente Pazmiño, The Tandana Foundation’s community project coordinator in Ecuador. I live in the El Panecillo community in the San José de Quichinche parish, from where our beloved Foundation operates. Over many years of collaborating with the Foundation, we have completed many projects that benefit the parish’s many communities, and today … Continue reading "Tandana’s community project coordinator in Ecuador shares a joyous story"
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Sep
27

Independence through education and determination

Cristina Fuerez and her younger sister Margarita were born and raised in a traditional, mudbrick cabin on a small farm near the village of Panecillo, Ecuador. Small and dark, having only a single room without windows, plumbing or electricity, the house still stands high on a sloping parcel of hillside that their paternal grandfather managed … Continue reading "Independence through education and determination"
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