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After a great first day, I was excited to see the children again. When I walked in the door the children came running right up to us and I could see their excitement of seeing us again. Our first task of the day was to bathe and get the children ready for their day. We then settled down for some ... Read More

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I awoke Monday morning to a fabulous sunny day! The sun was shining, the birds were chirping and I was ready to begin the mission that I came here for: to help care for the malnourished children of Guatemala with Orphan’s Heart. With coffee in hand, our team set out for the hour long trip along narrow, windy roads to ... Read More

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January is a time of new beginnings and in Guatemala it means the beginning of a new school year! Did you know these facts about Guatemala’s school attendance rates? According to UNICEF, it is estimated that 657,233 children in Guatemala do not attend school, which corresponds to 26% of the total population between 7 and 14 years of age. Every year about 204,593 children abandon school–this represents ... Read More

The post Sponsorship Update- Guatemala School Supplies 2018 appeared first on Orphan's Heart.

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The new year was off to a great start for the sponsored families in the Dominican Republic!  In January, the families gathered together for an educational talk on nutrition and its importance in the first few years of a child’s life. They also had the opportunity for a Q&A session with a local medical assistant. The families learned a lot ... Read More

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church Thursday, January 25th, 2018 Today was a bitter sweet day.  It is the last day of our trip and we had to say hello and goodbye to many friends, new and old.  We began our day at the Hogar Senile Senior home, we had a wonderful time introducing our friends to table bowling and balloon ... Read More

The post Nicaragua, January 20th – 26th, 2018; Trip Update 6 appeared first on Orphan's Heart.

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 Today was our first day to visit Hogar Senil.  It is always a bit emotional with the joy of seeing old friends and the bittersweet emotions of learning that some of our friends now reside with our Heavenly Father.  This year was no different.  We had the joy of seeing Lilian, ... Read More

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 Can you believe it!?  We are already on the second half of this week’s trip.  What a day we had today!  The morning was a beautiful time spent visiting children in their homes.  We visited some of the kids, at the request of a sponsor, to get updated pictures and share ... Read More

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Monday January 22, 2018 Today was the day many of us looked forward to, with eager anticipation – seeing “our” kids and spending time with them and the families involved in the SamuelIto food basket program at Bethel Church in Managua. As we walked into the court yard, we were greeted by many smiles ... Read More

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Written by: Mary Lu G. It is Day 2, which is Sunday, January 21st.  We started the day with the fantastic breakfast buffet, fresh fruits, chicken enchiladas, fried potatoes, bacon, an omelet (exactly like you want it!), and a pastry table is really hard to beat!  The only thing missing was Stan’s chants of, ... Read More

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Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church (WBBC) Written by: Denise S. What an amazing travel day! The excitement started early for the WBBC Nicaraguan team. The team was waiting in the front parking lot at 5:30 am and the bus was waiting in the back parking lot! We figured it out pretty quickly and we were only about 10 minutes behind ... Read More

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