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SAVE THE DATE: November 18, 2019

September 21st, 2019

Touching Lives is having a birthday celebration and you’re invited! Save the date! Invite your family, friends and co-workers! Touching Lives is having a 10th Anniversary Fundraising Banquet and you don’t want to miss it! We’re celebrating with Kenyan dancing, delicious food, great fellowship and our guest speaker is Wm Paul Young, the New York […]

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Looking Back at 2018

December 31st, 2018

As we look back through 2018 on the eve of 2019 we have so many praises and continued prayer requests! Jesus’ life on earth was all about relationships, so that is where our praises must begin. By God’s grace, we have met new friends, many who have become TL Family, forged new partnerships and touched […]

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday 2018

October 2nd, 2018

You Can Be Part of Giving Tuesday-November 27th, 2018! Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that comes beside nonprofits and other organizations to impact our local and international communities. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicks off […]

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January Administrative Mission

January 30th, 2018

The 2018 Administrative Mission covered many open doors to exciting projects both present and future and even more kilometers throughout Kenya. Pam Harris-Haman, our Education Specialist, meet with the Dean of Nursing at Eldoret University preparing to accept the first students into the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Master’s Degree program this September Ed Ward, licensed funeral […]

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July 2015 Medical Camp

July 30th, 2015

God blessed our July 2015 Medical Mission Team in so many ways, both large and small. As always, we were blessed to join the Kenyan team of medical professionals and volunteers with a heart to serve their countrymen. The blessing spread to the people of the Sanjweru, Kenya area as they received free medical exams, […]

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Brian Otieno Wasonga

February 2nd, 2015

Brian Otieno Wasonga is a charming 17 year old boy that we first met at our medical camp in 2011. He is the son of Milko and Peter, who are peasant farmers. Brian has five siblings; an older sister, who was unable to complete secondary school due to their poverty, and 4 younger siblings. At […]

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2015 Fundraising Gala “A Journey of Faith”

February 2nd, 2015

The Touching Lives Galas are always a celebration and 2015 was no exception! We did, however, have an extra special reason to celebrate this year; God paved the way for Brian Wasonga to come to the United States for life and leg saving surgery just in time for Brian, his new American guardian parents and […]

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Your Shoes Can Help Brian Walk Shoe Drive

January 7th, 2015

Hopefully, by now you’ve read about this special young man and how God is using a family in Soth Carolina in his life. We’d like to share with you some images from the Shoes Drive. We are praising God that the drive has extended to several states in the Northeastern United States. May God’s intervention […]

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2014 Fundraising Gala – A Journey of Hope

October 7th, 2014

The Hope of Healthcare The Gala attendees heard reports of our short-term medical missions, including our partnership with Ten Thousand Villages Lehigh Valley and Wilmington, Delaware. The stores’ customers joined together to sew over 1,000 “pillowcase” dresses for the little girls in the Sanjweru area! We also celebrated the launch of the Water Distribution Program […]

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