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Lives in Mechanicsburg, PA, with his wife. Works full time as a mechanical engineer.


Husband, father, pastor. Fan of Arsenal. Zimbabwe Director for Forgotten Voices.


Foodie, locavore, social media volunteer.


Director of Project Management, proud mom of an impish preschooler, grew up in Papua New Guinea.


Pastor, mentor, soccer aficionado and Chicago fan. Enjoys the Bible, books on leadership, transformation, and the work of the church.


Elder and missions board chair at his church. Desires most to have US churches reach out to provide for orphans in Africa.


Director of Impact for Forgotten Voices, wife, mother of two, loves coffee, traveling, learning and advocating for the voiceless.


Pursuing a degree in Crisis Counseling. Loves to travel and experience new things.


creative catalyst. love coffee, music and traveling.


Africa / Zambia Director for Forgotten Voices. Husband, father, and fan of Arsenal.


Husband, father, advocate for children orphaned by AIDS. President of Forgotten Voices. Fan of the Red Sox, Dr Pepper, and improving the world.


Meet the Owens – Briefing on Malawi

On November 6, 2015 at 7pm, Ryan Keith (president of Forgotten Voices) will host an evening gathering for our investors, giving a briefing on our expansion into Malawi and introducing colleugues who have been instrumental in helping with the logistics of that …

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Orphan Care Spotlight: A Dry and Thirsty Land

Communities all over southern Africa are in the midst of a food crisis. This year much of southern Africa experienced severe droughts and periods of intense flooding.  Flooding in Malawi in the spring ravaged farm fields and caused many families …

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Our BIGGEST year ever – Thank you!

August 31 marked the end of our fiscal year. Thank you. Thank you for helping make this year our largest ever in width and depth. We received gifts from a record 35 states. Your gifts helped us reach our ambitious, record setting $750,000+ …

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Investing in Young Leaders

Here at Forgotten Voices we love investing in leaders and seeing them thrive in the calling that God has given them to meet the needs of this world and share what they know of the faithfulness and love of Christ. …

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Orphan Care Spotlight: Living Water

“Freshwater makes up a very small fraction of all water on the planet. While nearly 70 percent of the world is covered by water, only 2.5 percent of it is fresh. The rest is saline and ocean-based. Even then, just 1 …

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How to Party by the Pond to celebrate joy

Party by the Pond is more than an event. It is an expression of our love for our work. It is an expression of our love for those who invest to make our work possible, and our love for the …

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PART 2: What I’ve learned from listening to mothers

Yesterday, I took a look at the importance of listening. Today, here are some of the things we’ve learned from doing so. Hopelessness is often found rooted people feeling they are alone without a champion. It is not the absence …

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