Seed Banks for Healthy Communities

Seed Banks for Healthy Communities

Price: $100.00


Aissata Ongoiba has taken care of the community seed bank in Badiari village, Mali, for more than two decades. Her neighbours save seeds from each harvest for deposit in this storage center, built to keep seeds safe and viable for future plantings.

Gift Description

Ensuring present and future generations can grow the food they’ll need means keeping seed diversity safe and accessible to farmers. Your gift helps build the seed banks crucial to keeping this diversity safe.

How it Helps

Seed banks allow farmers to access seeds. They also become important community hubs and training centers. Your gift will help support the construction and maintenance of seed banks to carefully store, catalogue and share seeds with generations of farmers to come.

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