Geri Manzano Geri Manzano, Donor Relations Representative Geri Manzano’s stories Kenya: Coaching Kenya's young women Beatrice Chelimo noticed the slender woman on the sidelines, matching the movements of her footballers. She looked like she had all the right moves. Like any good coach, Beatrice asked her if she wanted to play. Kenya: The hard work of peacebuilding “If you remember nothing else, remember our thanks.” Kenya: Reconciliation after violence The Mercy Corps program in Kenya is all about reconciliation after the period of violence in late 2007 and early 2008. Kenya: About to visit overseas programs for the first time I am writing this blog entry from a small village in Kenya called Bondo.