Latvia Container Packed and on its Way

Central Nebraska Branch volunteers in Grand Island were busy loading sewing machines and supplies, school kits, toys, hygiene kits, medical supplies, clothing, shoes, coats, choir robes, sleeping mats and quilts for Cesis, Latvia. Pastor Artis Egilitis will receive the supplies to share with children and families he serves at Biedriba Gaujaslici. This is a shelter for the homeless, a food kitchen for those in need offers Bible teachings and various types of Christian camps for children and adults.

Categories: International Aid

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