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Our First Seed Took Root and Is Growing Like Crazy

The very first seed The Giving Circle Africa planted is growing to be a very large tree with many branches. TGCA started with our Koi Koi House ( orphanage) for our sons and daughters. We started with twelve children. We made structural additions so we could accommodate more. But our plan was to never exceed […]

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Marcie and Mary Join The Teen Board

We are so delighted to welcome our two newest teen The Giving Circle board members.  They are Marcie and Mary joining the team .  In the picture above, Mary’s on the left and Marcie is on the right.  It’s clear just from the joy and intelligence in their eyes that they will be brilliant additions.

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Iyan’s Pulled Tooth Is Healed And The Rest of Him Is Just Great Too

We found Iyan with a terrible infection. He had a bad tooth that needed to be pulled and left his little face infected and painful. As you can see in the picture in which I’m holding him, he was a very sick little boy. This was taken on his second day of treatment. He was […]

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Mandela’s Centennial

  Happy Birthday Nelson Mandela who would have been 100 years old today!. “Our human compassion binds us the one to the other – not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future.” Nelson Mandela

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Two Videos of Kagoma Gate, Before and After The Giving Circle

 We have two videos of Kagoma Gate.  Together they offer a terrific contrast to conditions before and after our efforts there.  Please watch them both so you can see what a difference your contributions and work have made. The first video was taken in Kagoma Gate before The Giving Circle came on the scene. The […]

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Progress In Afghanistan

Meanwhile, in Afghanistan, the three new classrooms are coming along well.  

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