Hanna Orphan’s Home cares for children, most of whom have tragically lost their parents to the HIV/AIDS epidemic. HOH’s main program involves caring for and raising 51 orphans among eight different family settings, each with a house mother, who is employed to live with and to take care of the children. Their secondary program involves providing support services to over 200 vulnerable children in their community. Children in both programs are enrolled in school and go to Hanna Orphan’s Home after school each day, where they receive a daily meal and participate in Bible studies.
Fountain of Life Christian School serves over 450 children in the impoverished area of Juan Tomás, Dominican Republic. The caring teachers in this close-knit community create an environment of safety, dedicated not only to the pursuit of excellence in education but even more importantly, to help students come to a personal saving knowledge of Christ. “The school is a model to the unbelieving community around it, in Juan Tomás, and throughout the region, by the publicity they receive and the testimony they have. They are led by capable, accountable, spiritually mature men and women.” – Dr. Rick Horne
ABBS uses baseball as an opportunity to share the gospel with at-risk children of São Paulo, Brazil. Each week, 150 children from the favelas (slums) attend ABBS’s weekly Bible study and baseball skill training session. Through these sessions, children and their parents learn how to apply God’s word to their lives. The children also have the opportunity to form safe, Christ-centered friendships within their baseball family.
Through their ministry, Ashirvad Kanti brings light into India’s darkest places. Ashirvad Children’s Home hosts children coming from neglect/abuse situations or with families affected by HIV as full-time residents. Ashirvad Kanti also provides job training to destitute women by teaching them skills such as tailoring, beautician courses, and bookbinding. Through these and various other programs, Ashirvad Kanti has continuously served the poor of India for over 25 years. “Always being sensitive to the leading of the Holy Spirit, through the Word of God.”- Pushpa Waghmare