Jacob Gaudaur, one of the 2017-18 Forge interns, shared about his experience with the program. “While being a student at both the undergraduate and graduate level, I felt myself being largely restrained by the limitations of theory. I was quickly gaining knowledge yet struggled to imagine how it applied to the “real world”. Questions such […]
Interested in learning more about the work of Impact Guatemala? A student at Fanshawe College recently created a brief video for us as part of an assignment.
“Poverty is not a hindrance but it should motivate us to work hard to achieve a better quality of living.” These are words of encouragement that 18-year old Cristine shared with children who are struggling in school because of their financial situation. Cristine was part of the first batch of IT Tender’s Sponsor-A-Child program back […]
When planning to start a secondary school in Kiziba Refugee Camp, Oscar and those around him knew they were going to be doing a lot of work with very little. In the early days of the school they had no textbooks of their own and would have to send teachers to walk fifteen kilometers to […]
As you may already be aware, the boys’ dormitory at PACE burned down this spring as a result of an electrical fire that broke out early in the morning while the primary school boys were still asleep. After screams from the girls alerted the high school boys to the fire, they rushed back to the […]
La Jornada (“The Journey”) is a shared home for former street kids who have left the streets for various children’s homes, graduated from high school and are committed to continuing their education by taking up a skilled trade or gaining a professional qualification. Andres, one of the staff members at La Jornada, shared this story with us while visiting Canada […]
Although the news coverage of Ecuador has mostly disappeared, there is still great pain and suffering resulting from the April earthquake, which killed at least 663 people. Entire towns have been flattened and very little help has reached the people, many of whom are sleeping in tents or on the street. Responding to the great […]
We thank God for Deni Kaboré, our new woodworking shop instructor! A good instructor makes a huge difference to the program. Deni joined our staff at the beginning of the school year in November. He has more than 5 years practical experience as well as training at the top vocational training centre in Burkina Faso, […]
This past week Greg Reader got a chance to sit down and interview Kent Annan and Jonathan Chan from Haiti Partners about life, ministry and Ken’t new book. Click here for interview audio Enjoy!
Impact Rwanda takes a holistic approach to meeting the needs of the desperately poor and vulnerable people of Rwanda by engaging with spiritual and physical health, and education and skills training. We focus on women, refugees, and at risk youth and children. Community Bible Church Breaking the mold of traditional Rwandan church leadership, Community Bible […]