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Samaritan's Purse - Information about Diospi Suyana Hospital

Some information about the Diospi Suyana Hospital from the Samaritan’s Purse website.  If you are a physician interested in volunteering, you can come through Samaritan’s Purse. 311 more words

Diospi Suyana Hospital

Just In Case

Instead of throwing loose pens and pencils into your shoebox, so they can rattle around and draw on everything else, why not put school supplies into a pencil case? 181 more words

Operation Christmas Child

Words Are Not Enough

It seems as if the world is becoming saturated with people proclaiming to be Christians. The sad news, though, is that not everyone who calls him or herself a Christian is one, and even many who are don’t show it. 1,375 more words


Calgary aid worker experiences devastation in Nepal first-hand with second earthquake

The ground rumbled, buildings began to shake and the calm demeanour of parents and children awaiting treatment at a patient care centre in Kathmandu erupted into screams of terror. 361 more words


Sew Handy!

A sewing kit can be easily made for 10-14 year old girls. Now don’t get all politically correct, women’s lib, suffragette and all that, please! Let’s have a think about the cultures that these shoeboxes from Operation Christmas Child often end up in. 251 more words

Operation Christmas Child

‘Don’t forget about Nepal,’ urges Calgary member of Samaritan’s Purse relief team

Getting blankets and food to Nepalese earthquake survivors is the main goal of a Samaritan’s Purse team on the ground in the mountains north of Kathmandu that includes Calgarian Bruce Piercy. 306 more words


Aid organizations working furiously to help Nepal earthquake victims

To an outside observer, it looks like utter chaos.

A country trying to clean up from a devastating earthquake that took the lives of thousands. Survivors trying to find food and shelter before monsoon season. 374 more words

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