10 results for tag: Christmas


All they want for Christmas is…

This year, Room to Grow has been busy getting back to the basics. We are all about making sure children have the basic necessities they need to be safe, healthy and thriving. For this year's holidays, we encourage everyone to get back to the basics: good food, good company, and lots of smiles and laughter. Help us share the joy with children who are without families this year. We are looking for small donations to be able to provide underwear, shoes, clothes, and soap to young people in boarding houses. We'll also be providing some dolls and books and games. And, of course, we'll be sharing food, and having some good snacks too. Either for ...

Fire in Umphium

It happens all the time, right? Somewhere in the world, sometime (like NOW!), something messed up is going on. Many of us are so thankful for all of our modern technologies - great! - we can learn about disasters as they are happening. How exciting. (Or how heart wrenching.) And it's just so typical that it's always the places that are already messed up, yes, they are the ones that get hit. You  know, yearly flooding in Bangladesh, oh earthquake in the Philippines, I can't even keep track of it all. It just seems like it keeps happening to the same kind of people again and again - those already down on their luck. And it so happened that, just before ...