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November | December 2022

Articles Included:

• From the Editor: "Thank You"

• In the News:

Ukraine Update: Missing Children & Russia's Involvement

The World Can't Even Agree on Terms Like "Youth," Report Shows, Impacting Ability to Make Improvements in Alternative Care

JustEnergy Providing Solar Panels to Orphanages

• Ask Ann: "Fake It!"

• 7 Reasons Orphanages Should Work Together


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The Oak Life


At Oak Life, we believe that sharing your orphan care story will educate and empower others’ journey into orphan care. That’s why we’ve created the Oak Life Sessions.

Session 1 - Anabel Frutos

Anabel Frutos, founder of Love in Action Children's Home in Mexico, shares her personal journey of compassion into childcare, highlighting the range of needs in which she has found the children in her home.

Session 2 - Karen David

Karen David, founder of Treasure House, discusses her heart and the story behind her work with children of exploitation. Hear the difficulties of saving children from human trafficking, and how you can help make a difference.

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