Monthly Archives: November 2021

Keep girls in school

‚ÄúWe could only go to the toilet when it was dark in the evening or at 5am in the morning before the sun rises.‚ÄĚ At age 15, Mary* is the head girl at the Adventist boarding school she attends in the Solomon Islands. Her favourite subject is science and health […]

Denise’s Gift Equips Young Women

ADRA is honoured by individuals who choose to leave a long-lasting legacy through¬†¬†a gift in their Will. After her passing, ADRA was¬†honoured¬†to receive a meaningful gift from the estate of supporter, Denise, whose only wish was that the money be used to help those in need.¬†¬† Through Denise‚Äôs generosity, beneficiaries […]

How Basketball is Changing Lives

The ADRA community program in the Central Tablelands, NSW, is a shining example of collaboration¬†between ADRA and the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Run by the Bathurst, Mandurama and Cowra¬†churches, the¬†program¬†supports¬†families¬†and¬†local¬†schools.¬† ‚ÄúWe have supplied food parcels to 23 public schools in the area every month since April 2020,‚ÄĚ says Pastor¬†Raymon¬†Paletua, the ADRA¬†Program¬†Manager. […]