With the launch of a new partnership between HOPE worldwide and Adidas SE Asia on July 10, 2009 in 5 different countires (Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singpaore & Thailand), HOPE worldwide (Thailand) was able to get 3 Liverpool framed autographed jerseys on July 21, 2009 at Central World, Bangkok.
June 20 – July 4, 2009 was a life-changing two weeks for 17 NTU Hall of Residence X students. Having “One Heart to Make a Difference” was what bound 17 different and diverse teenagers on a mission: to make a difference in Indonesia one way or another. Armed with mediocre practical skills for the physical jobs they were supposed to perform, but with a strong desire to complete what they set out to do, they managed to pull through our tasks.
Dr. Ottenweller's "Shelter from the Storm" blog continues as he treks across Africa.
He has reported from Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Botswana and more. You can follow his visits to the AIDS clinics and programs that are keeping hope alive in Africa.
CEO Randy Jordan marked his first anniversary leading HOPE worldwide with a “state of the union” speech at its recent 2009 Global Summit conference. After discussing highlights of the organization’s current global relief and development work, Jordan focused on the role of Christian values and the impact of the current economic downturn.
Below is an overview.
Three-year old Zawadi was sent to live with her grandmother in her rural home after her mother passed away. Soon after moving, Zawadi’s grandmother also died, forcing the young girl to move yet again, this time to the home of her aunt and uncle.
59 ICOC Churches Recognized as Pillars of HOPE at Global Summit
Speaking to an audience of more than 250 partners, staff and supporters from around the world at the organization’s recent Global Summit conference, HOPE worldwide CEO Randy Jordan singled out International Churches of Christ and their members for recognition. “You are an essential source of support and encouragement for us at HOPE worldwide,” he said. “Without churches like yours, there would be no HOPE worldwide , and it is important to us that you know how grateful we are.”