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Wednesday
Dec032014

2014 and Looking Forward to 2015

Clean Water!

This fall, Staff of Hope’s drill rig turned west leaving the paved roads near the small town of Namanga and drove off road for many hours. After arriving at the drill location, our team turned on the drill rig, the drill bit began to rotate and push deep into the dusty earth of Africa. Our drill hit water! Lots of clean water was found deep within the earth!

The community of that drill site has a population of about 4,000 people plus their livestock. The people in this area have never farmed before. As this letter is being written, 2 new farms are now preparing to receive water from the well we drilled. We will also pipe water to our medical clinic. People will soon be able to take clean water directly from the well back to their families. We are building a trough for cows and a separate trough for goats. This area is being completely transformed thanks to the generous donations from Staff of Hope’s donors.

Education is key for people to grow and become self-sufficient. Oloile Secondary School, founded by Staff of Hope, strives to provide quality education for success in the present and future. Our school is one of the top ranked schools and has more of our graduates go on to higher education then any other in the district. During this special season, we invite you to continue to partner with us by making a generous donation to Staff of Hope.

Please consider making a donation by clicking here. Your donation will make an imearsuable impact in the lives of those we serve. Some examples of how far your donation go:

  • $35 Clean water to a family for a month
  • $50 Ten chickens to help two families be self-sustaining
  • $75 Goat helps a family be self-sustaining
  • $100 Teacher’s salary for a month
  • $200 Cow helps a family be self-sustaining
  • $420 Educating an Oloile school student for a year
  • $1,000 High Impact Team (funds go to most critical need impacting sustainability)
  • $5,000 Constructing the next needed building at our school

*Gift Matching - We are grateful to have a donor offering to match gifts up to a total of $10,000 through the end of 2014. Please consider giving an extra $10 or more and have your gift matched!

Monetary contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Please consider giving not only an annual gift but also making your donation recurring.

Thank you for partnering with Staff of Hope and our neighbors in east Africa. Together we are making a difference in people’s lives.

Please share your friends, church, school or business.

Most Sincerely,

The Board of Directors

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