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09/14/2020

Small Matters: 9 Powerful Quotes

Small matters: little things can (re)make a life. Small matters was the theme for the CAFO2020 Summit that was held last week. And like so many other events in our lives this year, the Summit looked very different than usual. Typically, …

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09/07/2020

Let’s Celebrate the End of Summer!

Last week we shared an update about the New Life program for young moms and orphan grads. Today, we’d like to give you a glimpse into the Ukraine summer camp program for orphaned and at-risk children. Thank you for your partnership …

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08/31/2020

Hope for Young Moms in Ukraine

In Ukraine, one of our goals is to help break the orphan cycle. One way we do that in is by providing continued love and support to orphan grads as they transition into adult living. A few years ago, Natasha, …

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08/26/2020

Hope Has Come: A Look at Student Life Homes

“Life in the compound is difficult.” The compound is a nearby village characterized by drunkenness and fighting and is home to many of the students who attend Lifesong School in Garneton, Zambia. The Lifesong Zambia team knew they needed to …

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08/17/2020

What Does Education Look Like for a Kid in Haiti?

If you’re a school-aged kid in Haiti… There’s a 50% chance you don’t attend school regularly. While every kid matters, lack of schools, high tuition rates, and socio-economic constraints severely limit school enrollment. Tuition is the #1 barrier to your education. 4 …

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08/12/2020

Who Does the Term “Orphan” Actually Refer To?

God calls us to care for orphans and those who cannot care for themselves. Lifesong is built on this belief. But in order to run after this calling, it’s important to ask the question…   Who does the term “orphan” …

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08/10/2020

Join Us! Christian Alliance for Orphans Summit

You are invited to an exciting online summit. On Thursday–Friday, September 10–11, thousands of orphan care, foster care, and adoption advocates—like you—will gather online for the 2020 Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO) Summit. If you want to connect with like-minded …

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08/03/2020

Praise God for These Students in Liberia

Thank you for praying for children in Liberia during this time of global uncertainty. Though school is not currently in session, God is working through you in the lives of our students. Here’s a recent update from our team— God continues …

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07/28/2020

2020 Mid-Year Impact Report

Would you celebrate God’s faithfulness with us? While much of life has been on hold or shut down this year, God is still at work. Specifically, we’ve seen His faithfulness to care for the orphaned and vulnerable as we serve …

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07/13/2020

Heartbreak and Hope in Bolivia

Thank you for praying for our kids in Bolivia to have hope in times of uncertainty. Recently, the Bolivia government announced an extension of national quarantine measures through July 31, 2020, in order to mitigate the spread of the virus. Despite the ongoing …

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