Every day, an average of about a quarter-million people worldwide graduate from extreme poverty, according to World Bank figures. NY Times, Saturday, January 21, 2017.

Thank you, Nick Kristof, for showing that real progress can be made toward eliminating poverty, hunger and disease in the face of global climate change. As the BOMA Project invests in women in the drylands of Africa to establish sustainable livelihoods and lift themselves and their families out of extreme poverty, we need heroes like you to spread the word! Click here to read the full article.