RHO Appleseed Community Centers Strengthening Communities One Center at a Time
"The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not intend to sit"
RHO stands for Richard Hiroshi O'Brien from Davis, CA. Richard was born on December 16, 1990. He died on February 13, 2010 in a skiing accident. Richard was an amazing young man who had such a bright light in his eyes. He had a lot to offer this world. RHO Appleseed is our way of carrying his torch and keeping his memory alive. Click here to learn more about Richard.
Dedicated to strengthening communities and improving quality of life in Zambia. We currently operate a Community Center in the Bauleni Housing Compound in Lusaka, Zambia, and are opening a 2nd center in the Nchute settlement, just outside of Lusaka. The centers provide a lending library, media center and preschool to members. Other programs such as meal program, tuitions, sports teams, performing arts and music are offered as funding is available.