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[1 Mar 2014 | One Comment | 1,768 views]
Complete: Emergency Project For Orphans Haripriya, Harika, and Pravalika Srinu of India: $500 Raised. THANK YOU!

Launched: January 31, 2014.
Completed: February 22, 2014.

Emergency Project For Orphans Haripriya, Harika, and Pravalika Srinu- India
Our goal was to raise $500.
$500 Raised -THANK YOU!
Haripriya (Hari), Harika, and Pravalika are three sweet sisters who live in the Vadrevupalli Village, in the East Godavari District of India. The girls are in need of support because they lost their mother in 2010 and on New Year’s Day of this year, they also lost their father.
The girls are in school and are currently staying with a lady who will be able to care for …

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[16 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 2,065 views]
Home Construction Is Now Complete for Habiba Khatun (9)- India

The fine concrete work done on Habiba’s home is now complete thanks to the generous support of Aura’s House contributors. The entire house including the veranda was paved in concrete and now the family no longer has to worry about the monsoon season and the resulting muddy floors. They will not only stay dry and clean, but their health will improve without the damp, cold ground. See the original Home Construction Project.

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[23 Nov 2013 | 2 Comments | 4,967 views]
Complete: Floor and Tailor Income Generating Project for Habiba Khatun (9)- India: $1,007 Raised. Thank You!

This project is now complete.
Launched: April 30, 2013.
Completed: November 8, 2013.

Floor and Tailor Income Generating Project for Habiba Khatun (9) of India
Our goal was to raise $915.
$1,007 raised! -THANK YOU!
Special Thanks to: Jocelyn Burrows-Vache and Jeff and Suzzanne Cutler who so generously donated their recent raffle prizes to this project.  Thanks also to longtime repeat donor Elvis Kibiti for his generous $200 donation that will be matched by his employer. You are incredible!
Also, a double special thanks again to Jeff and Suzzanne Cutler for their generous $150 donation that finished …

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[7 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 589 views]
Back to School, Back in Action…

Hi All.
I just wanted to say that I apologize that things have been slow on the site these past few weeks. I was out of the country with my family and August is traditionally the slowest time of the year for fundraising. That said, now that we are back and the craziness of getting my sons started at their new school as well as the craziness of getting back to teaching at The American University of Rome has eased a little, things will be taking off again soon.
We have one …

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[28 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 3,686 views]
More About You: Meet Aura’s House Supporter, Dorothee Clinton

Dorothee Clinton, of Brooklyn, New York is an Aura’s House supporter who sponsors nine children through Children International and has raised funds for special projects here on Aura’s House. She currently is fundraising for her sponsored child, Ada to get repairs to her family’s roof as well as school supplies. Thanks Dorothee, for taking the time to answer our questions.

1) When did you first start sponsoring children through Children International?

I started sponsoring on my own when I was 17.

2) What made you decide to become a sponsor?
Several years before I …