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Rising Fountains Development Program (RFDP) is a local non–governmental organization (NGO) based in Lundazi district of eastern province, Zambia. The organization was established in 2000 in the spirit of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. We are a registered organization with charity number ORS /102/15/258 RFDP works in partnership with the Local Government Authorities, Government Line Ministries, Local and international funding agencies, Foundations, traditional leaders and other stakeholders. The organization is committed at fighting HIV/AIDS and reducing poverty across the Country by implementing the following objectives;
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RFDP is working towards helping 'granny-headed households"-the majority of these grandmothers are poverty stricken.$100 will help a grandmother to feed a family of 6 . They need your help.
According to statistics of the UNICEF
more than 12 million children
in sub Saharan Africa have been orphaned due to HIV/AIDS
and by 2010
this number will be over 43 million orphaned children
, which is an overwhelming number that if left unattended to the entire generation will be wiped out.
Young children in Zambia
are orphaned two or three times as their parents die to be replaced by their grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives who also fall victim to the disease. This makes the children to grow up in an emotional and spiritual vacuum.