Category Archives : staff’s blog


The Life of Antonio

In the summer of 2010, Mark Shafer visited the Shuar community of Nunkui to take school supplies to the small rural elementary school. Although his team had been invited and asked by some of the villagers to help the community by bringing school supplies, Mark’s visit was met with stiff resistance by the village patriarch, Antonio […]


Receipting Policy

Our receipting policy has been updated effective September 1st, 2015. Online Donations Receipting Online donations receive a receipt after checkout and via email for every donation made.  Donors who donate online also receive an end of year donation statement by mail which lists all donations made in during the year. Check / Money Order / Other […]


Sponsorship Trip 2014

YOU’RE INVITED!!! …to one of the most powerful weeks of the year! WHO: All the sponsors of the children in the Day Care Center (MANA), their families, and friends are all invited too (at the special rate too!) WHAT: A powerful week where the children will be able to meet their sponsors face to face as well as […]


What is the worst part about pregnancy?

What was the worst part about pregnancy for you or someone close to you?  Have you known someone who was pregnant who had a hard time?  Was it being sick during the 1st trimester and beyond?  Was it labor?  Was it the worry about the medical bills?  Or, was it having a hard time choosing […]