- providing access to healthcare, especially for young mothers and infants and children under 5;
- expanding educational opportunities for children and youth by building schools;
- digging wells so thousands in rural communities have access to safe drinking water; and,
- offering programs to support small farmers, particularly women, so they can feed their families.
AUGUST 17, 2017: DEVASTATING FLOODING AND MUDSLIDES HAVE HIT SIERRA LEONE WASHING AWAY ENTIRE COMMUNITIES ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF FREETOWN. FAITH HEALING DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION IS RESPONDING TO THE EMERGENCY BY DISTRIBUTING MEDICINES AND DISASTER RELIEF SUPPLIES THAT CAN HELP MEET THE NEEDS OF 20,000 INDIVIDUALS.
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