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July 30, 2018
Higher than the entire population of Canada is today’s estimated global slave population. Slavery may long have been officially outlawed but numerically, there are more slaves today than at any time in history!
Since 2011, almost 90 million people have experienced some form of modern slavery for periods of time ranging from a few days to several years. Total profits from this trade in slave labour are dwarfed only by sales of illegal drugs and illicit arms.
In 1850, an average slave in the American South cost the equivalent of $40,000 in today’s money. Today a slave costs about $90 on average worldwide.
- Free the S…
July 24, 2018
Violence against women stretches from country to country and takes on many forms. It is estimated that 1 in 3 women—globally—have or will experience abuse in t…
July 16, 2018
The Strawberry Festival, a 2-day street fair held in Olde Downtown Stoney Creek. For the first time GFA World had a booth at the Strawberry Festival
July 3, 2018
GFA World in Stoney Creek, ON had the opportunity to serve their community during the recent general election by opening their building to be used as a polling…
June 25, 2018
Finding Solutions to Humanity’s Need for Pure, Safe Water
June 19, 2018
GFA World staff and students headed out early on Saturday morning, April 28th, 2018 to the Hamilton Beach Rescue Unit, for their 11th Annual Team up to Clean U…
June 18, 2018
Believers Eastern Church served a hot, nutritious meal to150 men and women working in a brick factory on International Workers’ Day, May 1, to encourage and sh…