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Category Archives: Eastern Cares

Church in India Update

February 25, 2010

Here in the South church steeples are commonplace.  In fact, churches are even built next door to one another.  It is hard to imagine for most Americans not only having to travel a great distance just to go to church, but also doing so amidst an often hostile environment.  Yet, that was the case for more than 100 Christian families of Subramanya Nagar in Puttur village, Udupi Taluk in South India until Rajesh Salins of Bell-O-Seal Valve, one of Eastern’s business contacts, was inspired by God to construct a church in order to benefit all Christians in the area.  Eastern partnered with Bell-O-Seal to “help shine the light of hope for Christians and others in this area,” said Kip Miller, CEO and President of Eastern. 

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March of Babies

February 8, 2010

I’m very excited to be a part of March for Babies again this year and hope you will join the Eastern team!  Walk with me for healthy babies!

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New Dormitory

January 28, 2010

The campus of the Daily Bread Life Children’s Home in Iringa, Tanzania, has a new building, the Secondary School-Age Dorm. The children are very excited, and as you are reading  this newsletter, four of the children who will be attending Secondary School this year will have moved into this new dorm.

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Haitian Relief Efforts

January 22, 2010

When hearing of the complete devastation in Haiti, the associates of Eastern knew action must be taken.  There are so many needs in Haiti presently, but we wanted to help with a both a short term and long term need.  

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The Blood Connection

January 19, 2010

Quarterly, the Blood Connection brings the Blood Vessel by our Greenville location for our Greenville and Corporate Associates to give blood.  Yesterday we had sixteen people who tried to give blood and thirteen who were able to give.  

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Recycle your Christmas Cards

December 29, 2009

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas!

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Water of Life

December 15, 2009

Eastern counts it a privilege to partner with our vendors on special projects that benefit the world in which we live. Eastern partnered with Georg Fischer and Water of Life to provide clean water for more people in Liberia.

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MHM Children’s Home Christmas

December 23, 2009

As in years past, Eastern helped to provide Christmas gifts for the children at the Miracle Hill Ministries Children’s Home.  This year was a bit different, however, in that we partnered directly with Lenora Cuddy, MHM Volunteer, and Enginneered Systems to provide Christmas for all the children currently in the home.

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Partnering with MHM

October 28, 2009

Eastern recently had the opportunity to help Miracle Hill Ministries (MHM), which is involved in several areas of ministry throughout Greenville and the Upstate of South Carolina.  MHM operates a boys shelter, children’s home, women’s shelter, and a rescue mission that supplies food and shelter for the homeless.  They have many programs within these arms of ministry to serve the community.

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The 410 Bridge

December 1, 2009

When I left Africa, I knew I would have trouble finding the words to accurately describe the past week. God’s faithfulness and generosity are abounding across our entire world, and I was fortunate to get the opportunity in November to serve His African children. Africa is an incredible place to visit. The people are the most joyful and gracious individuals I have ever met. I traveled with a team from my church, NewSpring, to Kenya.

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