Monday, July 14, 2008

Can You Help a Child Next Month?

I just received an email from a representative of The Fresh Air Fund. This is an organization which provides free summer vacations to inner-city children, and they are desperately in need of host families for their August camps. A website has been set up here with all the details.
This sounds like such a great opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child. I was already going through August in my mind, wondering if we could host one of these children. Then I saw the camp locations and realized Michigan isn't an option. *sigh*
But, if you're in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, or New York, and you have room in your heart to love on a child in need next month, please visit this link and consider hosting a child.

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2 comments:

Becoming Me said...

I grew up in PA and we had a "Fresh Air kid" every year and it was an awesome experience for our family as well as the children. A real blessing.

Nancy said...

I do not live or know anyone in that area but will pray for the doors open to accommodate these children.
Blessings,
Nancy