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At Kidstown, we want to stay connected with our donors and sponsors. Here you’ll find our newsletters, info about fundraising events, and the latest news about the countries we are working in.

The Seed That is Planted

Any part of raising or ministering to children comes through planting seeds that you hope will grow and remain in the children. One home in Romania raised a young girl for 17 years before she was old enough to live

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Nelson’s Story of Hope

(An excerpt from our latest newsletter) When Nelson was just a young boy, he lost his parents to alcoholism and poverty. He never had enough food or clothes, and he never went to school. A dedicated man of God in

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MUST READ-Letter From the Executive Director

DOUBLE-YOUR-MONEY MATCHING GIFT OPPORTUNITY! Dear Kidstown Friends, The year of 2020 has certainly been a year of new challenges and change for all of us! This is also true for the Kidstown children you so generously support. They are experiencing

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Distress in Nepal

Below is an update that was sent from a Kidstown leader in Nepal. Greetings from Nepal, At the time of writing this note, Nepal is badly hit by this pandemic, and Kathmandu is earning the reputation of second to worst

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Meet Vikram from India

So many people have lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 setbacks. But before there was a virus, India was already a difficult place to earn a living. Between a dense population and serious economic challenges, it can be very

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#Give38 on Giving Tuesday

“Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good.” This year, Kidstown is launching #Give38 on Giving Tuesday as a way for you to help cover the sponsor needs of a

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The Girl Who Couldn’t Walk

A story by C.R. Roberts. It’s tough to find a rainbow without being tested by the rain. Meet Andrea, age 3. “She’s our miracle girl,” says Gusti, one of my hosts at a Romanian countryside orphanage serving perhaps a dozen

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Too Early for Christmas?!

Forgive us for bringing up Christmas so early! We absolutely love how much our sponsors get involved with their children during Christmas. They love to give gifts and send money to children, and this is a huge blessing! Christmas is

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Running-The-Race Children’s Education Initiative

Did you know you can sponsor a child’s education? Our newest initiative is directed towards better funding our children’s educational costs! This includes: School fees Supplies Transportation And any other school expenses Education is an important factor in helping a

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Cultural Tech Gap

Guest Writer Chuck Valley, Executive Director of Kidstown International This week we highlight the thoughts of our Executive Director, Chuck Valley. He dwells upon the difference between how we in the states are experiencing the challenges of Covid compared to the

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Lasting Effects

The end of 2020 is in sight, but the lasting effects of this year are clearly seen in Romania, Nepal, and India. As these countries grapple with how to contain the virus and keep their citizens safe, our homes have

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