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December 2011 Project Update

A Trip to Village Schools in Manado

A Trip to Village Schools in Manado

Recently Family Care Indonesia volunteers Eve and Terry visited Manado and surrounding villages for two weeks distributing children’s “Character Building” VCDs and activity pages in surrounding schools. They taught the children action songs, plus simple English phrases, and played games together with the children.

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November 2011 Project Update

Encouragement in Bintaro for the Orphans and Elderly

Encouragement in Bintaro for the Orphans and Elderly

Family Care Indonesia members Albert and Angel held a program at the Yayasan Kasih Orang Tua dan Peduli Anak Pniel which cares for 49 orphans and 80 elderly. Joined by a close friend who donated new glasses to the elderly they also distributed a sponsored lunch and donated food supplies for all.

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October 2011 Project Update

Rote Island

Rote Island

Family Care Indonesia members Nicolas and Frances visited the Island of Rote to survey the areas for future projects as well as visiting the only orphanage on this remote Island where they donated Snacks and Stationery to the 340 children there.

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September 2011 Project Update

Institutional Support Food Program

Institutional Support Food Program

As part of our on-going commitment to support needy institutions with food and goods Family Care Indonesia volunteers have been distributing a large amount of soup (in powder form) to many of the institutions we have been helping for several years.

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August 2011 Project Update

Early Learners English Reading Program Presentation at YKAKI

Early Learners English Reading Program Presentation at YKAKI

In cooperation with the BrillKids Foundation, Family Care Indonesia volunteer, Dina, was able to present an early learning reading kit to the teachers at the YKAKI Foundation for Cancer Children.

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July 2011 Project Update

Reaching Out to Others in Flores

Reaching Out to Others in Flores

For the past four years, Family Care Indonesia volunteers have made regular visits to West Flores Island to help the village people there. In June, project coordinator, Frances, along with 8 FCI youth volunteers returned again to Flores.

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June 2011 Project Update

Providing Educational Opportunities Along the Indonesian/Timor Leste Border

Providing Educational Opportunities  Along the Indonesian/Timor Leste Border

In 2007 Family Care Indonesia volunteer, Angel received several phone calls from a friend concerned about the educational need for families along the Indonesian/Timor Leste border. This spurred our concern and with the help of local sponsors FCI gathered a variety of educational supplies for the schools there.

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May 2011 Project Update

Subsidized Food Program Cilincing Marunda

Subsidized Food Program Cilincing Marunda, North Jakarta

For the past two years Family Care Indonesia volunteers have collaborated with the Putri Kasih Sisters in assisting low-income families in the Cilincing neighborhood of Marunda, North Jakarta.

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April 2011 Project Update

Easter Programs

Easter Programs Special thanks to the sponsors who made it possible for Family Care Indonesia volunteers to celebrate Easter at a number of places this month.
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March 2011 Project Update

Team to Bangka Island

Team to Bangka Island

Family Care Indonesia often sends volunteers to remote areas of Indonesia. Usually this comes about through friends we’ve met while conducting our volunteer activities. These friends then invite us to conduct special projects in other areas of Indonesia.

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February 2011 Project Update

Workshop Held in Jakarta for PAUD Teachers

Workshop Held in Jakarta for PAUD Teachers

Family Care Indonesia volunteers held a one day teachers workshop at PAUD Rama Rama, Serpong, Jakarta for 13 teachers of the school. The school teaches 73 children ages 3-5. Classes are divided to facilitate an excellent student teacher ratio of 1 teacher for every 4 to 6 students.

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January 2011 Project Update

Makassar and Taraja Land

Makassar and Taraja Land

During December 2010 and January 2011 a team from Family Care Indonesia visited South Sulawesi. The team conducted an inspiring free motivational seminar at the Poly Technic Institute for Health for 93 nurses.

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