SIERRA LEONE DISASTER – SHINING GOD’S LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS

DONATE NOW On early Monday morning in Sierra Leone, torrential rainfalls triggered a twin disaster. A deadly mudslide and mass flooding swept away homes, destroyed villages and tore families apart. Over 300 people lost their life and another 3000 are now homeless – and the numbers are quickly rising. World Relief Canada is already at work to provide comfort to these victims. …

My Virtual Acre – Where It All Begins

It all begins with you. My Virtual Acre farms in Canada are quickly progressing! World Relief Canada is partnered with The Canadian Foodgrains Bank and The Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada’s Kernels of Hope project to directly benefit small-scale farmers around the world. Recently, we received an encouraging update: “We are ready to grow again! Much of the crop in Manitoba is seeded. …

My Virtual Acre – The Pankratz Family

Meet the Pankratz family! Matthew, Holly, Chloe, and Caitlin Pankratz live in Minnedosa, Manitoba. Their farm supports their own family, their community, and small-scale farmers across Africa and Asia. We often ask our World Relief Canada partners the question: “Why are you involved?”. When we asked Matthew this question, he simply responded: “We are involved in the My Virtual Acre program because it …

Staying in South Sudan for Kai

World Relief staff first met Regina and her 12-month-old son Kai in December 2016. After years in Leer County, South Sudan struggling through the violent conflict and not having enough food, she decided to bring her eight children to the Protection of Civilians camp in Bentiu. Large families are common in Regina’s culture because children are seen as a blessing. …

Join Us and Hear the Story

You’re invited! Village Savings and Loan Groups Transforming Kenya Josephine Munyiva will be touring across Canada this month (May 2017). Please plan to join us if we are coming to your town to hear the story of the impact of your Kingdom investment through World Relief! Scroll down past the event list below to read more about Josephine and our …