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Children raising children raising themselves

There are two things to address in this post:

  1. That we as a society are allowing entire groups to fall through the cracks while telling them stories about the few exceptions that have managed to hold on…
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Fill 'em up!

This last Sunday marked the launch of CAST’s Annual Lovebox Drive!

Our goal this year is to give out just over 600 presents in 7 local communities. 226 more words

Poverty Relief.

Educate to Empower

Right now, I have the amazing privilege of working with students at Uhuru Academy, a boarding school for Kenyan girls, grades 9-12. Our philosophy of education is to empower students by teaching them to be critical thinkers. 413 more words

Advancing the Kingdom: Promise Land Style!

Matthew 18:1-4

At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” And calling to him a child, he put him in the midst of them and said, “Truly, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.  345 more words

Poverty Relief.

Why well-being matters in the policy debate

Government policy ought to be designed to help its citizens flourish in a sustainable environment (in all its manifestations). When considering policy changes, it’s helpful to use evidence from a range of disciplines. 835 more words

Policy Change

BODHI Times Newsletters

We have published 48 newsletters since 1991. The most recent one, number 48, can be accessed here: BT_48_Aust (June 2015).

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“CAST – it was like an angel coming to my doorstep.”

Most people don’t know that Lydia is sick.  A bright, cheerful CAST volunteer who loves to look smart, Lydia faithfully comes to CAST’s Wordworks Literacy Programme twice a week to assist Addington Primary School learners with basic reading and writing skills. 451 more words