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2013 FamilyFarms Charities Scholarship

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FamilyFarms Charities will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors pursuing a degree or career in agriculture. To apply, please fill the application. Applications are due April 1, 2013. Applications can be sent to: FamilyFarms Charities 31832 Delhi Road Brighton, IL 62012 or emailed to vivester@familyfarmscharities.org Click for the FamilyFarms Charities Scholarship Application 2013.

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A Hail Storm in South Africa?

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Most of you remember when the team of 13 FamilyFarms Group representatives (Team members, staff and families) traveled to South Africa to help with the garden project at Bethesda AIDS orphanage and school. You probably laugh as you picture that team including Stan and Karmen Mehmen, Jim and Cathy Sladek, Erin Bryant, Jake Mossbarger, Michelle [...]

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Fill the FarmYard

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The Heifer Project provides animals to individuals in North American and internationally. The animals provide a food source and a reliable source of income. Animal products such as milk from cows or goats, eggs from chickens and honey from bees can be shared in the community or sold. The money can be used to support families. When [...]

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FamilyFarms Charities Volunteers Tackle Ag Project in South Africa

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Thirteen representatives of FamilyFarms Charities recently returned from Hammanskraal, South Africa, where they put feet to their desire to help others. Last year, representatives of the group had visited Bethesda Outreach Ministry, an orphanage/school serving AIDS-affected children (www.bethesdaoutreach.org ) , delivering needed school and medical supplies. Hearing their report of needs at Bethesda, FamilyFarms Charities [...]

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