Nineteen Orphans Rescued

A few days ago, emails began pouring into my inbox from Ferrier, Haiti—images and words that made tears well up in my eyes and hope well up in my heart.  These messages contained pictures and profile information for 19 children who now call Ferrier Village home. You...

I Want To Punch Poverty In The Face

I know for many folks, it is hard to wrap your mind around extreme poverty.  It seems like a monster who is hiding in the closet and we simply want to keep the door shut and ignore it. This is a tragedy. No matter how hard it is, we must open the door, stare the...

The Beauty of Uganda

I’m currently flying over Ethiopia on my way to Harare, Zimbabwe after spending five days in Uganda. I’m trying to wrap my mind around so much of what I saw and experienced in Uganda. The country is simply beautiful and amazing — green mountains...
Fighting for the Orphans in Africa

Fighting for the Orphans in Africa

At an abandoned gas station at 4AM in the morning in Harare, Zimbabwe, my life changed forever. I still vividly remember the scene as I hopped out of the van. I was immediately surrounded by dozens of homeless orphan kids. One in particular grabbed my arm, looked me...

Annual Report 2012 – This Is Your Story

As you hopefully have read in our e-newsletter earlier this week, it is an exciting season for Help One Now!  Our Garage Sale for Orphans initiative is in full swing, Ferrier Village & The Legacy Project are moving forward and we are sending a team to Africa next...