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May 9th, 2018

The Young Lady Behind the ROWAN Camera

MEET CANA DITTY

This lovely lady, at just 16 years old, is working magic behind the camera in order to capture the raw joy, deep hope, and authentic resilience of our ROWAN members. Here’s a note from her!

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April 23rd, 2018

It’s ROWAN’s 10th Anniversary!

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In May of 2008, Pastor Paul Nyende and I registered ROWAN as a 501(c)3 with hopes and dreams to empower widows and orphans from helplessness to hope. As we look back on the last 10 years, we have accomplished exactly that. It has come with it’s ups and downs as you can imagine, but the joy of watching our students walk across the graduation stage is unspeakable. When we see a widow become successful in her business venture, we thank God. When we gather all 400 members together for our monthly feeding program, we serve with great thanksgiving. When we hear 150 children worshiping our Father God, it brings heaven to earth. And this is just the beginning.
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April 12th, 2018

Hepatitis Outbreak – Please Help!

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The Mayo Clinic describes Hepatitis B as “a serious liver infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). For some people, hepatitis B infection becomes chronic, meaning it lasts more than six months. Having chronic hepatitis B increases your risk of developing liver failure, liver cancer or cirrhosis — a condition that permanently scars the liver.”

We need to test and vaccinate all ROWAN members immediately, as this is highly contagious and is going around the village. One family is already infected, and we want to stop this before it spreads!
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