National Foster Parent Association: Develop a routine for the first night of placement
This is Bemnet, a nine year old girl who lives in Addis Ababa. She's in need of a sponsor! Maybe you?! $34 a month, through Children's Hope Chest. My husband and I personally travel there each year to spend time with the kids. You can too, actually. Come meet her. Comment if you're interested in sponsoring her (or one of the other 13 unsponsored kiddos).
Jet Lag Tips While Traveling. Why couldn't i have seen this 2 weeks ago? *yawn*
Safari Nursery Wall Art Prints - Teal Orange Africa Giraffe Elephant Rhino - Children Room Home Decor set of 4 8x10. $50.00, via Etsy.
Youme Clothing Group goes to Africa and gives orphans new clothing in exchange for one of the child's old pieces. YOUME then take these old pieces of clothing and add pieces of the material to new t-shirts, which they then sell. The profit they make all goes back to the carepoint.
'For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’ ... ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ -Jesus, Matthew 25
Nina Dobrev wearing SOMB: SOMB is an apparel company founded on the simple model of one sold, one donated. For every item of clothing sold, SOMB gives a school uniform to a child in Africa. SOMB's mission is to ensure that children are not denied an education simply because they cannot afford a school uniform.