Rwanda – Mahama Elite Center – 2018

Offering opportunities to Burundian refugees in Rwanda On June 22nd 2018, Graziella Zanoletti and Brigitte Burgisser inaugurated the « Mahama Elite Center ». The Center and its activities will be supervised by our partner « Maison Shalom » and its charismatic founder and president Marguerite Barankitse, known internationally as

JIPE MOYO

Tanzania – JIPE MOYO – 2017

PROJECT DESCRIPTION Go to The Jipe Moyo Project consists in an effort ideally and literally to go to the marginalized, the forgotten, the voiceless, the poor people with special reference to Kishuro, which is found in Ngenge ward, Muleba District, Kagera Region in Tanzania. The journey consists in fostering

Uganda – Disabled Women Association – 2014

The Facts: People with disabilities have for long been under looked due to various aspects, some think disabled people are not supposed to get help because of the tendency of associating disabilities with superstition. The Action: Uganda Disabled Women’s Association’s  goal is contributing to the process of restoring hope

International School

Burundi – International School – 2013

Education in Burundi and the Maison Shalom Burundi, like neighboring Rwanda, was ravaged by civil war and ethnic violence in the 1990s, which killed around 300.000 people. Although the situation seems slightly improved, the country is still in a very bad shape: the per capita GDP is one of the

Nigeria – Women rights – 2012

Being a woman in Nigeria Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa with a population of 158 million people. 60% of the population live under the poverty line. Petrol and agriculture contribute to 80% of the GDP. Women constitute a large part of the working force in the

The Maison Shalom

Burundi – The Maison Shalom – 2011

Human Rights in Burundi and the Maison Shalom Burundi, like neighboring Rwanda, was ravaged by civil war and ethnic violence in the 1990s, which killed around 300.000 people. Although the situation seems slightly improved, the country is still in a very bad shape and the per capita GDP is

Family of Four

Nepal – Family of Four – 2011

Poor quality of infrastructures in Nepal Nepal has a long-standing problem regarding its infrastructure. The lack of quality roads in the country has crippled Nepal’s development. Therefore, most Nepalese households lack basic devices like drinking water, electricity, and proper latrines. RIDS-Nepal was created in 2002 with the goal of providing these

Japan - 2011 disaster

Japan – Fukushima water project Masaru Emoto – 2011 nuclear disaster

To demonstrate solidarity with Japan and the Japanese people during these desperate and trying times, Elite Rent-a car is announcing a humanitarian campaign: with love from Elite, to Japan. Elite Rent-a-Car will donate the total revenue generated from one day of business, March 31, 2011, as well as all donations received