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About fop-dw

Deputy Director

We need your support in overcoming our latest challenges

In recent months our best intentions to keep you fully informed of Project Life happenings were eclipsed by our need to respond to one new challenge after another. It has strained our all-volunteer staff to its limits! When the Afghan … Continue reading

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Afghans stranded by visa database crash

There’s lots of talk these days about whether electronic technology is a friend or a foe. Most of us couldn’t live for long without our cell phones or computers. Here at Project Life we love the fact that we can … Continue reading

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We will fly till our last flight to serve humanity

Every once in a while someone—an individual or an organization—catches the Project Life “bug”. For those of us who have been living and breathing the program for years, it is a pleasant surprise to find that someone else “gets” the … Continue reading

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Conference in North Caucasus celebrates 15 years of friendship

Six Project Life volunteers traveled to the Caucasus in May to celebrate 15 years of humanitarian collaboration. The American Caucasus Conference (ACC) was a chance to re-unite orphans who had attended Project Life over the years with voluntary staff from … Continue reading

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Youth Serving Youth Fundraiser

Project Life extends many thanks to The Voice Gavel Club of Markham, Ontario for organizing the very successful Youth Serving Youth fundraiser Saturday, April 6. Proceeds have now topped $23,000! The event was a combination dinner, art auction, and fashion … Continue reading

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Bighearted D.C. group gives grand welcome to orphans

Special thanks go to Washington based volunteer Natkai Akbar and her neighbors and friends for giving the orphans two days of marvelous activities in the nation’s capital.  Natkai’s group injected new excitement into Project Life with their generosity, enthusiasm and … Continue reading

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The Simple Gifts

By Dena Adler Travel opens us up to discovery of the great diversity of this universe.   While that diversity may encompass the worlds of technology or architecture, this summer during Project Life what touched me most was the simple gifts … Continue reading

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War Orphans Program Needs Financial Support

Since launching this blog Project Life volunteers have been deeply touched to receive messages from organizations all over the world seeking support for desperately needy children and families.  We are always in the process of fund raising for our own … Continue reading

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