Amidst Ebola Outbreak, ADRA Works to Ensure Malnourished Children Are Fed

Amidst Ebola Outbreak, ADRA Works to Ensure Malnourished Children Are Fed

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), the humanitarian arm of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, has been working in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since 1984. During that time, the team has responded to the Ebola virus that has struck the country ten times. The most recent outbreak, which began in August 2018, has reportedly b

ADRA Connections Offers Service Scholarships to Young Adults to Volunteer Overseas

ADRA Connections Offers Service Scholarships to Young Adults to Volunteer Overseas

SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND — The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)’s global volunteer program ADRA Connections is launching a new service scholarship that will allow thousands of young people in the U.S. to be more active through volunteerism and become agents of change to contribute to the development of communities abroad. We want to ch

ADRA Assists Families Affected by the Recent Volcano Eruptions in Guatemala

ADRA Assists Families Affected by the Recent Volcano Eruptions in Guatemala

ESCUINTA, GUATEMALA — The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Guatemala, with the help of its church member volunteers, continues to distribute water and food to families displaced by the deadly volcano eruptions in the south central region of Guatemala.  The Volcano of Fire began spewing lava and ash on June 3, covering villages, lea

10-Year-Old’s Honey Project Raises $A2,800 for ADRA’s Malawi Beekeeper Project

10-Year-Old’s Honey Project Raises $A2,800 for ADRA’s Malawi Beekeeper Project

https://vimeo.com/269142745 An Adventist 10-year-old from the Gold Coast in Australia has raised more than $A2800 in under a week for an international ADRA project.   Finn Tolhurst, son of Adventist filmmaker Pastor Wes Tolhurst and grandson of the late Pastor Athal Tolhurst, recently started keeping bees, and decided to start a campaign to au