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How Cosmetology Changed Jennifer’s Life

Rachel Peed
Rachel Peed
Jennifer Aromo was a happy, normal girl living in Uganda. She went to school each day like other children, worked hard in all of her classes, and dreamed of a world of possibilities after graduation. ...
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Gloria Thought She Would Never Have a First Day of School

Rachel Peed
Rachel Peed
It’s that time of year again—the time when stores fill up with rows of backpacks, roads fill up with yellow buses, and classrooms fill up with bright, smiling faces. There’s just something ex...
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A Gift Your Family Can Make Together

April Stumme
April Stumme
Sometimes, a craft can be a great way to relax . . . something you can do all by yourself. But other times, a craft can be a great way to...
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Urgent Need in Aleppo: Will You Help?

Blog Team
Your help is needed today to make an emergency delivery of relief supplies to war-ravaged Aleppo in Syria. Airstrikes and mortars have pu...
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Can Child Sponsorship Further the Gospel?

Mandi Corbett
Mandi Corbett
Every time Clark Smith sits down at his desk to work, he sees a photo of a little girl staring back at him with glowing, brown eyes. Her nam...
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Are You Putting Your Love Into Action?

Blog Team
Today is World Humanitarian Day. It’s a time to honor the sacrifices, endurance, and sacrificial love of humanitarian aid workers aroun...
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Combat Human Trafficking Through Child Sponsorship

Mandi Corbett
Mandi Corbett
Diksha knows what it means to be vulnerable. Born into the lowest caste in central India—the Banchara community—she quickly learned s...
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The Case for Sponsoring an Older Child

Melissa Schultz
Melissa Schultz
I want you to join me and think back to your teenage years—hopefully this is not a painful exercise—and think about how you’ve changed...
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Correspondence Tips: Share Your World

Melissa Schultz
Melissa Schultz
As you correspond with your sponsored child, you probably ask a lot of questions. You want to know all about them . . . about their life, th...
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Clean Water Gives Children a Chance to Succeed

Rachel Peed
Rachel Peed
Sajina sat nervously as her teacher walked around the classroom collecting homework. When it was her turn to pass in the assignment, she hun...
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