Widows. Orphans. United for a Community.
Welcome to Equipping, Restoring and Multiplying of Rwanda. We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to helping the people of Rwanda and beyond, turn away from a horrific past and look ahead to a future built on Christ, economic stability, educational excellence and strong communities. Since 1996, ERM has been a voice for a people struggling to gain freedom and reconciliation from the 1994 Rwanda genocide. The genocide physically eradicated hundreds of thousands Rwandans but it did not destroy their living spirit of hope, faith and determination. Read more…
One Man’s Story
“Your ID card?” I reach in my shirt pocket and my thumb slips out my Congo student ID card. “You are not Tutsi, you are Congolese, go!” Before I could explain or show him my real ID card that says I am Tutsi, he shuffles me along. I walk away in a panic and board a plane. As I take my seat and gather my thoughts I realize I am the only passenger escaping certain death. The flight attendant tells the pilot there is just one man and we depart.Read more…
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Nyamata Project Matching Funds
The past few years have been hard on everyone, not the least are non-profit organizations. We want to stabilize the income to ERM in Rwanda and the property in Nyamata offers that opportunity. Will you partner with us to complete renovations to this property and create the additional revenue to support the ministry on the ground in Rwanda? This will allow ERM staff to focus more on outreach and evangelism and spend less time on fund raising.
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