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A NEW MUST-SEE video for anyone who loves Africa, Rwanda, and children is now available. Click here to see this video of some of our best pictures of kids in Rwanda.  It reminds us why we are doing what we are doing!

Also, our new website is up!  Please forward to your friends and tell everyone about what Home of Hope is doing. Check it out!

Below are some stories, coming events and teams, as well as updates from all three locations.

*Please feel free to click on any picture to see it enlarged.
TOUCHING STORY - Making a Little Girl's Dream Come True

Clayton (Edmonton) was in Rwanda in May and was able to make a little girl's dream come true for 80 cents. Read more here.

Cyuru/Byumba Location

Byumba Training CentreThe roof and poles have been completed on the Byumba Church Building/Training Centre!

Byumba DuplexThe walls are up on the first duplex for orphans and a Care Worker will be moving into this duplex when it is finished. This is very exciting!

Byumba PlaygroundAlso, our second playground in Rwanda is finished! Click here to watch a short video of the kids on the playground.

NEW!! Home of Hope INDIA
Home of Hope India
Home of Hope Rwanda was birthed after the inspiration of Home of Hope India, founded in 1982 by Bob & Kay Hoover. Brian Thomson has been asked to become the director of Home of Hope India and take full responsibility for the boys who are living on the property.  This will be the "Compassion Project" at the "Friendships for Life" Conference in Red Deer from July 24-26.

Click here to see the newest poster for Home of Hope Rwanda AND India.
WOL Gatsata

Gatsata WOL ChurchWe need to finish paying for the Church Building/Training Centre. 

Present Need: $30,000 CAD
Jabana Location

The playground in Jabana is finished and hundreds of children are enjoying it everyday.

Jabana Playground

Present Need: $11,000 CAD to cover the shipping and installation expenses.
Present Sponsorship Needs:

Pastor ChristinePastor Olivier1) Salary for 2 Pastors - $200 CAD/month each.

2) 3 Child-Care Workers to help care for children - $200 CAD/month each.

3) 60 children needing only food - $15 CAD/month each.
Next Team to Rwanda

LisaHOH Admin - KarissaLisa Dewar (Edmonton) and Karissa Thomson (HOH Administrator) are leading a team to Rwanda from July 29-Aug 12.  They will be helping children in 4 locations, conducting many training meetings, making presentations in schools, speaking at a Youth Crusade, and more.  Please pray with us for this team.
Thank you for your continual support of Home of Hope!

Acts 10:31 - "Your prayers have been heard,
and your gifts to the poor have been noticed by God!"

Please feel free to email at HomeofHope@telus.net if you have any questions.