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Ken Sparks stands in front of a volcano in Guatemala

A Personal Message from HopeChest CEO on the Past 25 Years of Community Transformation

Imagine that it is late 1993, you are working for International Bible Society, and you have been dispatched to Russia (after the fall of the USSR) to help repopulate the country with Bibles since the communists destroyed nearly every Bible during their atheist rule. Your mission is to go through any door that will open …

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Art Therapy on the Cutting Edge of Restoration in Moldova

From touch-down in Moldova we received a crash course in the history of Empire:  Moldova is the little country that has literally been bought, traded, or sold to the highest bidder. Centuries of being trampled have left hopes crushed and the future feeling so bleak that millions have decided to leave their home country rather …

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Guatemala’s New “Model Villages” and What They Mean for Local Communities

Children’s HopeChest comes alongside local leaders in Guatemala to create CarePoints that are safe places with holistic programs for the children and their communities.  We work with communities to help them break the bondages of poverty and receive healing and health in their relationships. At the CarePoints, we incorporate all aspects of wellbeing, including children’s …

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Five Ways that HopeChest Cares for the Earth

Children’s HopeChest is blessed to work in some of the most beautiful countries around the world. The countries we partner with are rich in natural resources and abundant in vibrant landscapes. To be good stewards of our planet, HopeChest CarePoints treat water as a vital resource, with local leaders educating community members how to keep …

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2018, a Year of Growth

Your support and partnership are the fuel that allows our unique Community-to-Community model to continue to flourish and make such a transformational change in the lives of the children, their households and their communities.

Community Area No. 12: Nonprofits

We have found that intentionally working together with other organizations that desire to bring holistic and sustainable change to impoverished communities increases our impact. As we often say, “We are better together.”

HopeChest Exists Because of People Like YOU

Let’s be honest. Without supporters like you, HopeChest, or any nonprofit, is not in a position to affirm dignity, promote work and self-sufficiency, or fight the vicious cycle of poverty. Without you, success stories like Ayelech’s and Betelhem’s are not possible.

Community Area No. 11: Medical

Welcome to the 11th blog in our series, “The 12 Areas of Community Transformation.” Over the course of this year we are answering the question, “How is HopeChest different from other leading child sponsorship organizations?”  Today’s blog is about the 11th of these 12 areas of primary community transformation.   Medical Support As a result …

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