Last month, our partners in Guatemala opened a preschool called Katie's Place! Located in the community of La Pinada, Katie's Place will provide education and nutritious food — free of charge! — to vulnerable children.
After an exciting, difficult journey from the Nuba Mountains to Juba, Sadig completed secondary school and arrived at ECC in 2013 to do the 3-year education program. He graduated in the midst of the second uprising in South Sudan, and plans to open a secondary school in the Nuba Mountains.
On Saturday morning, an earthquake of 7.2 magnitude struck southwest Haiti. At least 1,300 people have been confirmed dead, and 2,800 injured as a result of the earthquake in Haiti. The damage is devastating and extensive.
The situation is critical in Haiti right now. They are facing rising COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations, and deaths, as well as gang violence. To make matters even more challenging, the President of Haiti was assassinated in early July. Impact Haiti needs your help!
Earlier this year, our partners at Impact Zambia purchased a new vehicle to help with their various ministry activities. The vehicle was immediately put to use, delivering food and supplies to victims of the flash floods that hit Zambia in February.
Program Leaders Francis and Alex shared that when kids arrive at Shangilia Children's Home, you can see their suffering, but it doesn't last forever. "After some time, you see them playing and singing and it brings joy because of the change you see in them.