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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 …

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[3 Sep 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Complete: Food & Household Needs Project for Mirriam -Zambia: $540 Raised! -Thank You.

This project is now complete.
Launched: June 3, 2009.  Completed September 3, 2009.

Household Needs Project for Mirriam Mapaso (9) of Zambia
Our goal was to raise $540

$540 Raised! Thank You.
See photos of Mirriam with her gifts.

Our goal was to give Mirriam Mapaso (9) and her family of Zambia the following gifts: bunkbeds, mattresses, blankets, school shoes and supplies, clothing items, and food supplies. Please stay tuned for photos and updates on this complete project.

Mirriam is the sponsor child of Heather LaBonte, the Head of Promotions and new partner at Aura’s House. …

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[29 Jun 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Happy 5th Birthday Aura’s House! Happy 16th Birthday Aura Hernandez!

Happy Birthday Aura’s House!
Unbelievable. Aura’s House, the online project, is five years old on June 30, 2009.  It was first launched on this day back in 2004 as a humble web page with one simple (but daunting) goal: to raise $4500 to build a safe, sturdy brick home for my sponsored child Aura Yesenia Solis Hernandez (age 10 at the time) and her family of Guatemala. See Aura’s family’s NEW HOME!
See their old house.
Site’s History and Partners

Never having ever participated in so much as a bake-sale before this project, I …

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[21 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]
Naidelin’s Construction in Guatemala Completed

We just received the final report for the project that you funded for Naidelin, and we’re happy to tell you that the new roof and additional room have been completed. The family is delighted and are very thankful to you all. The family also received a new wardrobe for their clothing items, and a set of frying pans.
Naidelin’s parents are very grateful. They stated that this gift is a tremendous blessing to the entire family. Thank you, Aura’s House donors, for improving the lives of Naidelin …

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[30 May 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Complete: Chicken Income Generation Project for Nyslin -Guatemala: $564 Raised! Thank You!

This project is now complete. Launched: Feb. 4, 2009. Completed: May 29, 2009.
Total: $564 raised! Thank you!

Chicken Income Generation Project for Nyslin Tala Cuxil (7) and her family of Rural Guatemala
Our Goal was $550.

See photos of Nyslin’s chicks and supplies.
Special thanks: to wonder-AH partner, Mike Epler of Simi Valley, California for his generous $150 donation that closed this project out.

Learn more about Nyslin and see photos of her with her family.

Nyslin’s mother would like to raise chicks. She has had experience selling them …