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ER Volunteer Invents ‘The Shoe That Grows’

ER Volunteer Invents ‘The Shoe That Grows’

By Tim Fausch, ER Communications After graduating from college, Kenton Lee thought he might become a missionary. He wanted to help people, especially kids, and set out on a journey to discover his life course by serving as an ER volunteer. Having grown up in the small...

Finding the Right Path to Success

Path Project is a long-time ER partner. The organization operates after-school programs in several mobile home parks in Georgia and Tennessee. Co-founder Melinda Hollandsworth shared the story of Sophia in Path Project's most recent newsletter. It's a great example of...

School Packs Help Kids Blossom

School Packs Help Kids Blossom

By Tim Fausch, ER Communications It was not just another day at the Buen Pastor Inglesia elementary school. A young boy ran out of the classroom filled with joy, headed down the stairs and found his father in the school courtyard. He held the bag up high like a boy...

Extreme Teams Inquiries

Extreme Teams Inquiry Request Form One of the benefits we offer with our Extreme Teams is the flexibility for teams to create their own humanitarian aid trip. We will work closely with you and your team to design a volunteer experience that will meet your team’s goals...

African Hope Trust Fills Kids’ Need for Love

African Hope Trust Fills Kids’ Need for Love

Alyssa Carrel recently returned from a brief stint as a volunteer with ER partner African Hope Trust. Here she details its work with vulnerable children and its plans to build a new safe house. My time at African Hope Trust (AHT) was brief, but oh how refreshing. I...

Newsfeed

Newsfeed

Newsfeed Scroll below to read inspiring stories about people like you who are fulfilling their purpose by empowering the poor. Subscribe to our ER Newsletter, via the link in our footer.

FISH HOEK DREAM CENTER

FISH HOEK DREAM CENTER

Extreme ResponseEducation Reinforcement Fish Hoek Dream Center Our vision for the Fish Hoek Dream Center is to enable individuals, families, schools, businesses and groups to partner with ER by volunteering and  providing scholarships for children who are learners at...

Americas

Americas Learn more about our partners in the Americas by clicking on their names when listed in orange:Buen Pastor, Pifo, Ecuador   Casa de Dios, Pacoche, Ecuador   Dunamis, Quito, Ecuador   Emmanual Christian School, Macas, Ecuador   Esperanza de...

History

In the summer of 1997, while living in Quito, Ecuador, Extreme Response founders Jerry and Dawn Carnill felt compassion to help the children of parents living and working in the city’s garbage dump. They knew if those kids were given an opportunity and the right...

Values & Motivation

We believe in integrity. Following our Christ-centered moral and ethical convictions we aim to do the right things for the right reasons - whether or not anyone will know. Believing that God cares more about who we are than what we do, we strive to live our values...