Pulling off the congested highway leading through the Bekaa Valley in Eastern Lebanon, we turn down a narrow road and pull up to a store front. A faded sign and shampoo posters in the window tell us this used to be a hair salon. We knock on the glass door;
Within a span of less than a month, Wells Fargo executives and associates made two visits to our warehouse and joined us to fight hunger in Orange County. Wells Fargo has been profusely involved in their community, volunteering with Grandma’s House of Hope and Second Harvest Food Bank. In search
Against all odds, Ashley Aquino proudly walked across the stage and received her high school diploma just a few weeks ago. Ashley’s mother, Ramona, did her best to encourage Ashley in elementary school when she came home day after day in tears, tired of being bullied. Ramona shared with her
After Ari graduated with a degree in Psychology last year, he wanted to see the world. He set out on a five-month-long journey to volunteer in Nepal and Sri Lanka. He spent 2 months in Kathmandu, Nepal, volunteering his time in a hospital to assist doctors with their daily routine
On January 31, a truck pulled up in front of Giving Children Hope with Southwest Church printed on the side. Inside were boxes and boxes of relief items, clothing, computers, and supplies. A group of 5 people from Southwest Church in Indian Wells came to help pack much needed supplies
Bibianna and Tindi, two young teenage girls, visited the GCHope warehouse with their mother, Alshaymaa Kwegyir, a respected member of the Tanzanian Parliament. Alshaymaa shared her adopted daughter’s’ heartbreaking story about growing up Albino and lifelong battle to educate people about Albinism. In 2007, Bibianna and Tindi were kidnapped from
Giving Children Hope is excited to share that one of our WGYB kids was chosen for the Buena Park Boys and Girls Club “Youth of the Year” award. Ulysses was chosen for this amazing honor out of 600 members of the Buena Park Boys and Girls Club. To be considered
Real Medicine Foundation (RMF), Giving Children Hope’s partner on the ground in Nepal, is making strides to provide help to those in the earthquake aftermath. Giving Children Hope is sending food, blankets, sleeping cots, band aids, and cleaning supplies to the resilient people in Nepal. We are grateful for the opportunity
“We hear so many stories of people that are alone and hungry and so many of these people are children,” Olivia said. Sofia (9) and Olivia (11) first learned about poverty five years ago when an earthquake devastated Haiti. The two girls had a Haiti-themed birthday party, sold cookies, and
When we walked into a room full of bustling individuals and 3D models of beautifully constructed buildings, we knew we were in the right place. Three Giving Children Hope staff members made a trip out to Newport Beach to host a volunteer event for Gensler associates on Tuesday, May 12.
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- 9th September 2013
- 5th February 2013