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About the Authors

AlexAlex
Lives in Mechanicsburg, PA, with his wife. Works full time as a mechanical engineer.
BekithembaBekithemba
Husband, father, pastor. Fan of Arsenal. Zimbabwe Director for Forgotten Voices.
BrianBrian
Foodie, locavore, social media volunteer.
EllenEllen
Director of Project Management, proud mom of an impish preschooler, grew up in Papua New Guinea.
FibionFibion
Pastor, mentor, soccer aficionado and Chicago fan. Enjoys the Bible, books on leadership, transformation, and the work of the church.
JeffJeff
Elder and missions board chair at his church. Desires most to have US churches reach out to provide for orphans in Africa.
KathyKathy
Volunteer Kids Serving Kids Coordinator, wife, mother of two, loves coffee, traveling, learning and advocating for the voiceless.
KatieKatie
Pursuing a degree in Crisis Counseling. Loves to travel and experience new things.
MattMatt
creative catalyst. love coffee, music and traveling.
RemmyRemmy
Africa / Zambia Director for Forgotten Voices. Husband, father, and fan of Arsenal.
RyanRyan
Husband, father, advocate for children orphaned by AIDS. President of Forgotten Voices. Fan of the Red Sox, Dr Pepper, and improving the world.

Archives

Edson, the boy/man who kept dreaming

Without question, one of the highlights of my time in Africa has been meeting Eddie, a boy who wanted to become a pilot. You can read more of his background here, but I want to focus on his present situation. …

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Posted in Uncategorized

Weaving joy and loss into love

I’ve arrived safely Zambia and have spent the past few days visiting current and potential partners. Check out our twitter feed for live updates on the stories God is weaving this week! I wrote the below reflection on the plane …

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Posted in Uncategorized

Off to Zimbabwe & Zambia – Prayer & Requests

Dear friends, I am sending this from the gate at JFK in New York. I am about to board for Johannesburg, South Africa and then on to Ndola, Zambia. It’s a long day of traveling – about 20 hours from …

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Posted in Travel Blog

Strong Faith

This week I read an account of a 9 year old Zimbabwean girl that I just had to share.  It was written by the volunteers of one of our local church partnerships in Zimbabwe. Here’s how it began: “Faith is …

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Posted in Meet the Kids, Uncategorized

Support Forgotten Voices this summer at Emma’s Lemonade Stand

An 8 year old girl named Emma and her family are spending their summer helping Forgotten Voices! After learning about Forgotten Voices at church, they wanted to find a way to help the children Forgotten Voices supports. So, several Saturdays …

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Joy and laughter as we do hard stuff – with pictures

It’s summer time. Let’s have fun because life only happens once. We should live, love and rest to do great work, not arrive at a place of absolute exhaustion that stopping just happens. Our Africa Director, Remmy, and I were …

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Posted in Confessions of a Nonprofit Leader, Travel Blog

Feature partner: equipping Hope Chapel

              Hope Chapel is a unique Forgotten Voices partnership. Then again, due to our model of quietly investing in custom plans of local churches doing orphan care, ALL of our partnerships are unique! Here …

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Posted in Meet The Voices