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[18 Jun 2012 | One Comment | ]
Have you had your Veggie Propaganda today?

Hello there Aura’s House Friends,
As you may or may not know, in my other life I am also an animator, and every now and then I like to make something to help draw attention to the issues I care about most. Recently, I put online a fun and sharable animated music video I made called Veggie Propaganda. (Don’t let the title frighten you. It’s actually about our animal friends, their rights, and eating LESS or no meat.)
It has screened at film festivals in North America, Asia, and Europe and has …

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[22 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
The Children’s Crises – Somalia

“Somalia is facing the worst humanitarian crises in the world” and sadly the situation is escalating. The UN has now officially declared a famine in parts of Southern Somalia. It is the first declared famine in nineteen years. Without strong global action this disaster could continue to spread.

Find out what is going on and how you can help.

News, Past Projects »

[25 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
John (7) from the Philippines Receives Gifts!

The new photos and thank you letters are now in! Please view them here and see what John’s sponsor, Sarah has to say through her blog about the income generation project that is now possible thanks to Aura’s House donors.

Our goal was to raise $700. Your donations went towards creating an income generating project for John (7) and his family of the Philippines. This project raised money for the following gifts: three hogs, feed sacks, and contingencies. In addition, your donations went towards supplying John …

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[28 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]
Zoila of Honduras Receives Chickens

We recently received word from Children International regarding the complete Chicken Income Generation Project for Zoila of Honduras. Vickie Wiedenmann writes:
As you can see in the photos attached, Zoila and her family are now the proud owners of 30 chickens! The agency indicated that the family continues to be so very grateful for all that you have done on their behalf, and feel confident that their new business of raising chickens will be of great benefit to them. Thanks to all of you who have made this special …

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[17 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Update on Nyslin’s Chicken Income Generation Project (Guatemala)

We recently received an update, report, and new photos from Children International’s field office in Guatemala. View Nyslin’s original income genration project funded by Aura’s House donors.
The report reads:
We had the joy of visiting Nyslin at her house to do a follow-up on the donation she received to purchase chicks. Nyslin’s family received 100 farm chicks, Mrs. Vicenta, Nyslin’s mother, explained to the field officer and the staff accompanying the visit that 20 chicks died, due to different reasons, since the chicks …