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A Flood of Volunteers from Upper Room!

Recently, the World Vision-Twin Cities warehouse was flooded with volunteers: Flood Kids! Upper Room Church had a camp from July 26-28, 2011 for fourth and fifth graders who wanted to “experience what it means to put faith into action” while … Continue reading

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Meet Merci!

Name: Merci Rocha Role: Youth Development Associate. I’ve been with WV since I was the communication intern starting July 2010. Why World Vision? I have loved World Vision’s work since I became a Christian in high school and started sponsoring kids. I had … Continue reading

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A Gift of Dignity

No tool for development is more effective than the empowerment of women. –Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General Hygiene kits could not have come at a better time for St. Anne’s Place, an emergency shelter for women and children in Minneapolis. … Continue reading

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