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Feb. 19, 2020
Prevention is better than cure. But what if you can't access either? Too poor to afford things like vitamins, fruits and vegetables—or routine doctor visits—families in poverty are left vulnerable against simple diseases, which can eventually threaten lives. Many in poor communities have also never been taught basic health and hygiene principles, which puts their families at additional risk of disease.
Some of the most common diseases in Asia are curable—even preventable. But many are suffering and dying from these treatable ailments. A cold can develop into pneumonia and burns go untreated (watch a video below about a bur…
Feb. 5, 2020
It was supposed to be Lochani’s first day of school, but it was not a happy day for her. Her family had lost everything in a fire that day—and now her parents …
Jan. 22, 2020
When André read Revolution in World Missions in 2004, it stirred afresh the burden God had given him after visiting a country where there were no churches.
Dec. 23, 2019
Carols and hot chocolate, red and green lights, time with family and friends, these are all things that remind us Christmas is on it's way.
Dec. 18, 2019
For fourteen years, GFA World, together with many friends around the globe, has had the privilege of blessing thousands of families in impoverished communities…
Nov. 14, 2019
Community events are an important part of our lives at GFA. They play a vital role in allowing us to serve our neighbours and build relationships within Stoney…
Nov. 6, 2019
Poverty and low education are each self-perpetuating: Those born into poverty (or illiterate households) often live the remainder of their lives in that same c…