Families in Africa are becoming more involved in seeking out personal histories and stories of their family members.
“In all of us,” wrote Alex Haley, author of the popular novel Roots (based on his own family histories), “there is a hunger, marrow-deep, to know our heritage — to know who we are and where we have come from.”
The Clean Water Initiative of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints blesses over a million people from all faiths, countries, and ethnicities each year as it helps communities with three pillars of health: clean water sources, improved sanitation facilities, and proper hygiene training.
Humanitarian missionaries and volunteers from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints conducted NRT Training in Mwanza, Tanzania on 7th to 11th Oct. 2013. NRT stands for Neonatal Resuscitation Training, or in lay terms, Helping Babies Breathe. The Humanitarian missionaries were Elder and Sister William and Mary Jane McGregor and JoAnn Abegglen. They were accompanied by Lisa Trujillo, who is a volunteer for “Helping Babies Breathe” projects.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provides relief and development projects for humanitarian purposes in countries all over the world. Full Story »