Month: April 2015

Nepal Relief Update: 49 Families Helped

April 30, 2015

July 23, 2015 update: ER Friends Karak and Premi Tamang sent this update for their most recent relief distribution to those struggling with the impact of the Nepal earthquakes. On July 23 we went to Gorkha district Gaikhur village and distributed 49 bundle of  zink sheets for (42 families and 1 church ) earthquake victim families. […]

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Healing A Mother’s Heartache

April 29, 2015

By Kelly McClelland, ER Director of Women’s Advocacy “Extreme Response stands for me in places I am not able to go, providing the resources to my fellow moms that enable them to protect and nurture their children.” – Jody Wachler Imagine this… A family is living in poverty, fumbling for scraps, not really making it. […]

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Family Overcomes Hardships, Helps Quito Dump Kids

April 21, 2015

By Tim Fausch, ER Communications Director At one point, Carrie and Josh Bower dreamed about moving to a foreign country and working to change the lives of people living in extreme conditions. The future seemed wide open for the couple, who reside in northwest Indiana. Their first daughter, Maddie, was born in 2005. But their dream […]

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Donated iPads Open Up New Worlds for Kids with Disabilities

April 6, 2015

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t being said”.                              ~Author Unknown Most of us never think about what a gift it is to be able to communicate using our words. That’s not possible for some of the children […]

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