Projects

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Our GreenHouse initiative aims to provide both income and food to needy families in West Indonesia.  We are partnering with an Indonesian non-profit to build and operate the first pilot program in the Riau Province.  Using local materials and labor, the greenhouse will eventually provide a sustainable food source for …

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Orphans & Vulnerable Children Project
FEATURED PROJECT:  Baby Sara Greeting Cards Baby Sara Risna was miraculously healed from respiratory failure in March 2012, then adopted by her foster mother, Ibu Maria.  We created a home-based greeting card project so that Ibu Maria can stay home with Baby Sara to continue nursing her to full health…

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Backpack Dentist & Health Worker Training
Dental health problems in Southeast Asia are some of the worst in the world.  In the Riau Islands of Indonesia, there is only 1 dentist for 78,000 people.  Poor nutrition, lack of access to dental care and poor hygiene habits are some of the main causes of dental health problems …

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Remote Islands: Special Projects
Health and development needs abound in the 1,000 remote islands of the Riau Province, Indonesia.  Our local partners work in a variety of sectors meeting development needs in these places where there are no doctors, roads or safe drinking water.  This Remote Islands Fund will provide small-scale development…

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Small Business Development
Our small business development fund provides training to prospective small business owners, market research, product development and small grants (up to $250 US dollars). We have launched candle-making, coffee roasting, and greenhouse initiatives with local communities and entrepreneurs.  We are working together with our partners to adapt proven models to …

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Total 2014 Operational Need: $30,000 New Coffee Roasting Expansion: $2,000 Our projects focus on sustainable community development that helps communities solve their own problems using their own local resources.  Our general fund supports both our operational costs and our general community development initiatives like new project research, identifying new partners…

 

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Community Development Training
Our Community Development Training course (CDT) is used by villages, local non-profit organizations, and outside experts looking to expand their skill set.  This course is offered as a 3-day Vision Seminar and a 5-day Training of Trainers.  CDT is a model for implementing transformational development, integrating physical and spiritual aspects …