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2016 Grant Projects
Global Interfaith Partnership (Kenya)
GLOBAL INTERFAITH PARTNERSHIP (GIP) is a multi-faith coalition of Indianapolis congregations committed to meeting the immediate and long-term needs of vulnerable children in western Kenya. GIP supports the Umoja Project in Chlaimbo, Kenya through child education and school feeding programs. GIP was granted $5,000 to support the Umoja Project's school feeding program that feeds over 3,200 children in 10 primary schools.
Barn Raisers (Haiti)
BARN RAISERS OF INDIANA seeks to address children’s issues locally and abroad with a primary focus on raising and distributing funds for sustainable projects that can improve the health and quality of orphaned and/or under-privileged children and youth. Barn Raisers was granted $5,000 to build a prototype "orphan cottage" at the Fatima Orphanage in Fondwa, Haiti. This will be the first of 5 orphan cottages that house 8 kids and a caretaker each.