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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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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 …
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Manikandan is an amazing Aura’s House supporter who believes strongly in the value of education. Through Children International, he sponsors five children who live in India, the Philippines and Latin America. Aura’s House is specifically interested in why education means so much to Manikandan and he was kind enough to write with his thoughts.
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Aura’s House has received photos from the children of Kolkata, India receiving their tuition reimbursement. Thank you for your generous donations! In all, 126 sponsored children have received tuition reimbursement because of your kindness and genuine concern for them. Some children have also received books.
Bhatu Paul, one of the children featured in our recently completed India Tuition Project can now go to school thanks to your donations! He was recently placed in a special program in Kolkata that admits children who have had no other previous formal education. He is currently learning the fundamentals of reading, writing, math, and other important subjects. Vickie Wiedenmann of Children International wrote to Aura’s House to let us know the great news.
“Greetings, everyone! I’m happy to send several photos of our new student, Bhatu Paul, …