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Fundraise Friday: Flower Pens

Fundraise - Flowers in a Jar

The Plymouth Corps Girl Guards recently chose to do a World Services fundraiser as part of their “My World, My Heritage” emblem.   They wrapped pens and fake flowers together in tape and created flower pens. The flower pens were sold in sets of 6 for $7.  After factoring in the cost of supplies, the Girl…

SMT Kenya – Update #5 (FINAL)

Jambo, Team Kenya spent yesterday at the Kibera Nursery School and Kenya East THQ. We were able to visit three nursery classes and teach them songs. At THQ we had a debriefing and farewell meeting with the TC. Last night we were surprised with a farewell party thrown by the families of the Park Road…

CAST Update #4 (FINAL)

Hey! It’s CAST again. This past week was definitely a unique experience. We spent it at the South Bend Kroc Center. We stayed at the quarters where the amazing summer cadets, Ross and Tricia Anderson, are staying. We couldn’t have asked for better hosts! They were so welcoming, and were basically part of the team…

SMT Hungary – Update #4

Szia (hello), Another busy week for team Hungary. This week we were in Gyöngyös. We started our week at The Salvation Army day care they have there. We met the kids and the spacing of the area isn’t big enough for the older children so the team took them to a nearby park to play…

CAST Update #3

Hey there, it’s CAST again! We are now leaving Waukesha, Wisconsin. We had a fantastic week. We got to teach the children of the corps for Theater Week at Day Camp. The first day, Sunday, we met the officers and just got a chance to settle into the house we would be staying in for…

Kenya SMT Update #4

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 Jambo,Team Kenya has just returned from a busy week in the Nakuru Division. While in this division we led a youth rally, visited the N’gundo corps, and SCANN (Street Children Assisted Network of Nakuru). SCANN is a compound that provides street children with food, shelter, clothing, and an education. In addition to this they provide counseling…