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April 20, 2020
GFA World is helping to sustain desperate families pushed to the brink of starvation as South Asia battles the deadly coronavirus.
More than 15,700 cases of the disease are confirmed in India alone as of April 18, with more than 500 deaths, according to Worldometer.ca. Meanwhile, there are fears COVID-19 could spread significantly because of limited health services and overcrowding in urban centres where “social distancing” is difficult to practice and hygiene education is lacking.
India, the world’s soon-to-be most populous country, is currently in a national lockdown that is intended to prevent the spread of COVID-19. More tha…
April 3, 2020
Hundreds of millions of people around the world can’t take the most basic precaution against the coronavirus or other diseases -- because they don’t have clean…
March 18, 2020
GFA World says community life is an important aspect of our Discipleship Program. The program is an intensive gap year for Christian single adults ages 18-27.
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—fa…
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. 8, 2020
Jenya lived with her grandparents on a tea plantation where they worked. The rest of her family lived on another tea plantation more than 30 miles away. Once a…
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.