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Posted by Mavuno on Thursday, May 25, 2017
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May 25, 2017

I’m Nathan, Mavuno’s VP of Communications. I’m the guy in our latest video, bouncing across the Congo and trying new fruit. I…

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Mavuno Relocates USA Office to Impact Hub Seattle
January 23, 2017

Congo-focused nonprofit cites Seattle’s vibrant scene of do-gooders and entrepreneurs as cause for move SEATTLE – Mavuno, a nonprofit social enterprise…

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You say tomato. We say empowerment.
December 5, 2016

By Becky Brosch and Serge Sikuli. Our partners aren’t just farmers. They’re entrepreneurs.  Nzwange Mathe, one of Mavuno’s partners, is sixty years…

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Mughunda’s clever marketing
November 17, 2016

To succeed in any business, you have to attract and retain customers. Think of all the ploys you’ve seen (and fallen…

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A Patient Entrepreneur
October 28, 2016

“A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.” -George Savile Patient Kighoma is learning to live by…

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The First Cell Phone Ever In This Mavuno Village
October 26, 2016

By Nathan Johnson This is Papy Paiso. He’s holding his brand new cell phone. That may not seem like much to…

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#JeSuisBeni – What’s next?
August 23, 2016

By Nathan Johnson. You heard the call to stand with Beni last week. You noticed, listened, and became aware of a…

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Change CAN Happen – Intern Christine Hsu Looks Back on Her Summer Internship With Mavuno
August 18, 2016

On August 13th, over 40 people were massacred in Beni, just a few kilometers away from Mavuno’s Congo office. My initial…

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Why Should You Care About #Beni?
August 17, 2016

By Nathan Johnson. Over 40 people were killed in Beni, DR Congo this past weekend. And most people won’t ever hear about…

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The Difference Between Beni and Brussels (or “Why You Aren’t Seeing Congo Flags On Facebook Profile Pictures”)
August 16, 2016

By Nathan Johnson. It has happened again. Another massacre has been carried out in Beni territory, the area of Mavuno’s field operations. As…

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