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  • When God Builds Something Special

    When God Builds Something Special

    Wow – a big life milestone flashed in my face today! I got all emotional this afternoon when I saw that World Vision was retiring the program I had the honor of helping to create 10 years ago. It made me realize – when...

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  • Half Way Out Of Poverty

    Half Way Out Of Poverty

    Lots of women in poverty know how to sew. They’ve learned the trade skill from their mothers or grandmothers. Usually without a sewing machine. They might not even know it – but they’re half way out of poverty. They’ve got...

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  • Our Manifesto For Self Reliance

    Our Manifesto For Self Reliance

    As a donor – we need you to understand your role and how we see giving/charity/and the issues related to creating sustainable solutions. So I thought I’d outline our vision for helping the wonderful people of Ngombe Compound, Lusaka, and...

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  • The Power Of A Beautiful Gift

    The Power Of A Beautiful Gift

    We believe the quality of your giving says a lot about the depth of your love. Quality matters. It matters in our personal lives as individuals – and it matters in our giving too. That’s one of the reasons I’m so...

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  • A Message From The Lusaka Warehouse

    A Message From The Lusaka Warehouse

    Have you ever wondered where the purses go and how they get there? It starts at YOUR house, then to Seattle, then to the Port of Houston (via Denver) and onto a cargo container ship. Then to a port in...

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  • Delivering Purposeful Products In Zambia

    Delivering Purposeful Products In Zambia

    The 2014 Sew Powerful Purse Impact Report Earlier this week we returned from Zambia. In this post I’ll give a recap of the trip and then share our lessons and insights related to the Sew Powerful Purse program. Purpose: The purpose...

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  • Donating 15,000 Days Of School

    Donating 15,000 Days Of School

    This is the unlikely story of how a few hundred moms and grandmas worked together to give the gift of education to 500 girls in Zambia allowing them to complete over 15,000 days of school By Jason Miles We leave for...

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  • Zambia Design Academy Project

    Zambia Design Academy Project

    Cinnamon and I are leaving for Zambia later this week and we want to bring you along for the journey by blogging about it. We’ll do our best to both blog daily. I’ll blog here on www.sewpowerful.org and Cinnamon will...

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