Becoming a national office of choice
Issue 2 Volume 12
Restored Relationships, Ephesians 4:32
Dear Colleagues and friends,
Let me take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude for warmly welcoming me and my family into the family of World Vision Lesotho. I have met some of you in your various capacities at the national office and am looking forward to meeting the rest of the family in the ADPs.
Mrs. Pauline Okumu's Biography
Mrs. Pauline Okumu as ND in Lesotho
She assumed her role on 1 October 2014.
She has been Deputy National Director for WV Kenya since Jan 2012. Prior to that she has had various roles such as Operations Director, Group Director: Health and HIV Aids and Zonal Manager for WV Kenya. She was also Acting National Director for WV South Africa between December 2012 and March 2013. She has been with World Vision since 2000.
She has a MA in organisational Leadership from the University of Eastern USA, as well as a Masters in Applied Human Nutrition from the University of Nairobi. Her first degree was in Food and Nutrition.
Pauline is married to Dr. Geoffrey Okumu and they have three children, Alex, Cheryl and Trina. They attend the ACK church in Karen.
Prayer Day snippet
Sponsored Child Now a University Graduate
These are words of motivation which kept a sponsored child from Sekameng ADP going even when life was tough.
"At the time when my grandmother died in 2009, I lost hope but thanks to the support I received from Sekameng ADP, It has carried me through." adds Moeketsi Mpakanyane who is now a university Graduate specializing in Social Work.
Mpakanyane is looking forward to helping other children just like World Vision did with him.
Young Journalists' workshop in Mohale'hoek
World Vision participates at a United Nations Day
Many UN partner organisations and government ministries were invited to showcase their work and mount stalls at this event.
The day presented an opportunity for various government ministries, NGOs and Donors to witness in the work World Vision is doing around the country in the lives of children and their communities.
The annual reports, case study flyers, advocacy flyers and videos on the impact of World Vision's ministry were finished by the time Eddie finished narrating World Vision's interventions.