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Leonce  Nbaboyakema

What It’s Like to Manage a 1,000-Person Team

A quick Q&A with Leonce Ngaboyakema, our field execution lead in Rwanda.

28 May 2018 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Ronny and Victor, One Acre Fund Kakamega

What Is It Really Like to Work at One Acre Fund?

Learn about our office culture, working in agricultural development, and the benefits of living in a rural area.

3 May 2018 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Ayanda OAF

Reinventing Your Career At the Senior Level

Making a career transition at a senior level can be daunting. But a change can also be deeply rewarding.

23 Mar 2018 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Congressman Fortenberry, Moses Ariong and David Hong

Advocating for Farmers on Capitol Hill

One Acre Fund staff meet with a U.S. Congressman to discuss the importance of smallholder farmers.

12 Jan 2018 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Moses Ariong

Dreaming to End Hunger

Moses Ariong shares how he’s using his career at One Acre Fund to make an impact for farmers in Uganda.

18 Oct 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Jerry Kamau With Coworker

Why I Left Google for a Career in Development

Here’s why some members of our staff left the corporate world to give back to their communities.

25 Sep 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Dyana Mageto of One Acre Fund

Growing Careers and Families with One Acre Fund

We're working hard at creating a culture that is inclusive of working parents and their children.

23 Jun 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Adam Kyamatare working in Rwanda

Why Working In Rural Areas Makes Sense

Anyone who passionately wants to see African countries develop should want to be on the front lines of that development.

7 Jun 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Rwanda

One Acre Fund 2017 interns eating lunch

Get The Inside Scoop On Internships From A One Acre Fund Recruiter

What we look for in internship applicants and what they can expect once onboard.

22 Mar 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Janina Scnick of One Acre Fund

Why Strong Government Relations Are Key at One Acre Fund

Janina Schnick, a One Acre Fund government relations manager, discusses our approach to working with governments.

11 Jan 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Bernard Kiprop One Acre Fund Social

Finding Your Career Passion Close to Home

Why aren't more young professionals from developing countries pursuing a career in international development?

23 Nov 2016 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

One Acre Fund Staff Training

How One Acre Fund Job Training Takes Careers To The Next Level

Career development and education are a big part of One Acre Fund – we’re constantly striving to help our staff learn and grow.

14 Nov 2016 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Jennie and Jake Calhoun

How Young Professionals With Kids Can Build a Career In International Development

Two One Acre Fund leaders share how mid-career professionals with kids can still build happy careers in international development.

17 Jun 2016 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile

Victor Matianyi

Building a Long-Term Career at One Acre Fund

Victor Matianyi, an I.T. Manager based in Kenya reflects on his career at One Acre Fund since joining in 2013.

4 Feb 2016 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Sarah Hylden Warehouse 2

Q&A With Sarah Hylden, East Africa Logistics Director

Our East Africa logistics director reflects on the past year and what’s in store for 2016 and beyond.

14 Dec 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Tanzania

Staff with farmers

Meet 3 New One Acre Fund Field Officers in Kenya

We asked our newest team members a few questions about their backgrounds and motivations.

28 Jul 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Consolata and Ann review a One Acre Fund Annual Report

Meet Kelvin Owino, a Leader in our Communications Department

Sometimes the thing you end up loving most about your job is something that you never expected to do.

19 Apr 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Beatrice Macksallah

Beatrice Macksallah: Leading by Example

In her first four years with OAF, Beatrice tackled every problem with care and passion for her work.

2 Mar 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Oliver Simiyu leads a training session

Oliver Simiyu’s Journey from Farmer to Field Director

Known to be a motivational leader and hard worker, Oliver epitomizes One Acre Fund's values.

29 Jan 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya Uganda

pauline_wanjala

Female Staff Advance Their Careers In Kenya

Read more about Pauline's journey and her initiatives to advance the interests of women at One Acre Fund.

25 Aug 2014 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

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