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Campmeeting 2017

Keep Humanity Afloat - Spread Love, Mercy and Justice     Come Visit the ADRA Canada Booth at Campmeeting This year, our theme is Love, Mercy and Justice. We look forward to seeing you at campmeeting again this year. July 7-9 Man-Sask Campmeeting July 19-22 Alberta Campmeeting July 21-23 Maritimes Campmeeting July 27-29 Newfoundland Campmeeting [...]

2017-06-30T05:08:12+00:00 June 30th, 2017|

Welcoming New Staff

ADRA Canada is growing again! We are very pleased to introduce you to the latest additions to our ADRA family. Alice Muthuri Alice has joined our Finance Department. Alice previously worked as an accountant for ADRA South Sudan in Kenya (1995-2006). She has since been employed in corporate positions in Toronto. She holds the designation [...]

2017-06-30T05:07:32+00:00 June 30th, 2017|

Fighting Malnutrition Among the Karen

Naw San is a mother of three children living in the Kayin state of the country of Myanmar (also known as Burma).  A member of the Karen ethnic group, Naw San has lived most of her life in fear of the ongoing civil conflict between the government soldiers and the Karen people.  It is only [...]

2017-06-29T12:57:30+00:00 June 29th, 2017|

Twice a Refugee

Josephine has seen more than her share of pain and grief.  For most of her life, she has lived under the oppressive shadow of war and hunger.  Growing up in the southern region of the African country of Sudan, she lived in constant fear of attack from soldiers, ready to punish those who were seeking [...]

2017-07-04T10:22:14+00:00 June 29th, 2017|

Famine Relief Video Spot

Right now, millions of people are facing starvation in Africa and the Middle East. The forces of climate change, civil conflict, and drought are causing hunger, famine, and death. ADRA is responding to this crisis in Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, and Uganda. We urgently need your help to save lives. Till June 30th the Canadian [...]

2017-06-11T07:04:23+00:00 June 9th, 2017|

Famine Relief Fund

Global Affairs Canada has announced the creation of a Famine Relief Fund to respond to the hunger crisis in East Africa.  Over 20 million people are now at risk of starvation in what is being called the worst food emergency in recent history.  Canadians are being urged to give generously to a registered Canadian charity [...]

2017-05-30T21:24:36+00:00 May 29th, 2017|

Cooking for Health

Bet is a 22 year old mother of one, living in a remote northern region of Cambodia. She and her husband moved to this part of Cambodia about a year ago to have a house close to the road. Bet’s husband is a small engine mechanic and they are hoping that they will be able [...]

2017-05-29T14:23:31+00:00 May 28th, 2017|

Going to Sleep Hungry

Drought and famine are once again causing hunger, human suffering, and death in many parts of East Africa.  Forces of climate change, civil conflict, forced migration, economics, and disease are converging to create extreme shortages of food.  The forecast of low rainfall for the coming months is making even the most optimistic observers gravely concerned.  [...]

2017-05-29T14:25:24+00:00 May 27th, 2017|

ADRA Connections – Peru 2017

A group from the Edmonton South Seventh-day Adventist Church is going to Peru to build smokeless cooking stoves for the rural poor. You can be a part of this project by helping them raise money for the trip. Find out more in this video! To give a tax deductible donation, please visit the Canada Helps [...]

2017-05-29T18:55:40+00:00 May 27th, 2017|

Fighting Malnutrition

In the Bato area of Leyte province in the Philippines, children under two years old are at risk of acute or chronic malnutrition.  The effects of malnutrition are irreversible.  Children who do not receive proper nutrition in these crucial formative years will never develop as they should. Malnutrition has many causes.  A general lack of [...]

2017-05-25T10:58:06+00:00 April 27th, 2017|