Art From Across the World

The children at Bonnie Memorial Children’s Home have received the artwork drawn by kids from the US. They are also having a festive celebration with meat, buns, and pop. The children get a balanced diet with plenty of protein but meat is typically only eaten two or three times a month. It is usually fish. […]

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BMCH Update

New floor tiles and paint, second level Bonnie Memorial Children’s Home. Painting inside started ..white wash and then yellow paint..and then outside…

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Proud Graduates

Last week was the last day of the school year in Sierra Leone. Five of the graduates pictured here are from Bonnie Memorial Children’s Home: two finished sixth grade and three finished kindergarten. All of these kids attend the school Samuel and Mariama started.

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Students Reaching New Heights at Kondie Farm!

This year again the students who represented the Kondie Farm School in Sierra Leone scored high marks in the REGIONAL EXAMS. In the West Africa Subregion there are 16 countries. Every student leaving sixth grade to seventh grade must sit a regional exams to be promoted; it is called the NATIONAL PRIMARY SCHOOL CERTIFICATE EXAMS […]

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Thankfulness!

I am incredibly THANKFUL for this couple, Samuel and Mariama Menyongar, whom I met in 1999. They are among the top people I most respect from all my travels around the world. Selfless. Giving. Steady. Talking the Talk and Walking the Walk. All of the work that Touch the Nations does in Sierra Leone and […]

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A Trip to the Ocean

Look what YOU have done through Touch the Nations! The children from Bonnie Memorial Children’s Home took a trip to the beach over summer break. Some had never seen the ocean, though they live near it. They even had dinner in a restaurant! Does anyone else get goosebumps and a heart jumping with joy seeing […]

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