PLANTED SEEDS

When You Give Someone a Fishing Pole

When You Give Someone a Fishing Pole

A few months ago, we met a dad of one of the boys we volunteer with. He is a legal refugee from Congo, and has been here almost 4 years. We talked to him about him coming to America. He said he is working 2 jobs, working over 80 hours a week and just surviving. We...

A Little Help Can Go a Long Way

A Little Help Can Go a Long Way

Meet Robbin. Currently in 7th grade, he came from Uganda in 3rd grade speaking no English. Robbin jumped into school excited to learn, but struggled in math and English. He was defeated, and didn't have the tools or finances to get him the math help he needed. Through...

Christian High Scholarship

Christian High Scholarship

I was trying to find a different school for one of the girls I volunteer with, she is from Haiti. I was hoping to find a school outside of her neighborhood that would be a better environment and better education. I thought it would be a different public school outside...

Driven to Succeed

Driven to Succeed

This great young man was looking for someone to teach him how to drive after he got his drivers permit. A friend offered to take him driving and after a couple times out with him, realized he was such a wonderful kid that he offered him an internship for the summer....

Opportunity Changes Everything

Opportunity Changes Everything

Last minute we ended up taking a extra boy to basketball camp. When arriving there he was shocked that the school was so nice, different, clean, awards on the walls. He had never been to any camp before. He asked what kind of school is this? I would love to go to this...