Seven-year-old Andy jokes with his mother Margarita about eating raw eggs. He’s happy because the luxury of so many eggs is a recent development for many families in Chuma. And with so many recipes learned from our nutritional training, Margarita ensures Andy is eating eggs that are cooked well and delicious. By providing families with 10 chickens each and chicken coops to protect them, Samaritan’s Purse has given families a practical way to promote nutrition and grow their … [Read more...]
It all started with the gift of 10 chickens from Samaritan’s Purse. Now there are enough eggs for a Bolivian family to sell at their community store and provide for school lunches in Chuma.
Navy Corpsman Ward Taft found himself lost and disoriented eight years ago. He and his wife Amy slowly crawled out of that dark place and now help other military couples through Operation Heal Our Patriots.
Ward Taft lived only a few familiar miles across flatland roads from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, the undisputed toughest and largest employer in Jacksonville, North Carolina. He'd driven this route at least a thousand times to a job he'd loved for more than a decade. He was an exceptionally skilled Navy medic who fought alongside the famed and highly-trained Marine Recon, a group of elite warriors executing special operations behind enemy lines. Ward was deployed to keep these teams … [Read more...]
Starving families receive the nutrition they need
Hungry families in Niger are receiving the nutrition they need thanks to Samaritan's Purse projects. … [Read more...]
A Samaritan’s Purse medical team brings new smiles to Liberia.
God used the skilled hands, compassionate hugs, and professional expertise of our cleft lip and palate medical team to bring new smiles to nearly 40 adults and children in Liberia recently. … [Read more...]