In the slums of the central Indian city of Indore even the youngest children have to work. Here Divine Word Missionaries are making it possible for these children to get their first steps in education through “bridge schools.” To assist older residents, microloans are available to help them start small businesses. Bridge schools and microloans ...
The modern relief organization or non-profit at work in an impoverished country is typically helping resolve a specific issue: improving clean water access, providing medical care, offering skills training, or ... Read More
On March 14th, an intense cyclone made landfall in Mozambique, right near the port city of Beira, a town of about 500,000 people. Over the next few days, this storm dumped catastrophic amounts of water on the area, ... Read More
Vietnam is one of the places in the world where vocations to the priesthood and religious life are still abundant. A long history of keeping the faith under difficult circumstances has nurtured a high regard for ... Read More