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Touch A Life Students Are Applying to College!

Touch A Life Students Are Applying to College!

We are beyond thrilled to announce that we have 24 students who have graduated from senior high school and who are applying to college—what a landmark occasion for Touch A Life! In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, our senior high school students...

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Why? | Denise Schmitt

Why? | Denise Schmitt

I have been volunteering for Touch A Life since 2009. I am usually in the background, working on the finances. How did I get involved way back then? 2008 was a very hard year for me. Work was incredibly stressful and busy – I wasn’t able to take...

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Why? | Sarah Mast

Why? | Sarah Mast

In 2018, I was blessed with the opportunity to travel to the Care Center when the agency I work for partnered with Touch A Life  to assist with marketing efforts. Traveling has always been a passion of mine, so I was thrilled to have the...

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Why? | Hunter Lacey

Why? | Hunter Lacey

I first heard of Touch A Life in 2015, the summer I interned here while I was a college student at Pepperdine University. Rachel Brown, our Development Director, and I share Pepperdine as our alma mater, and I stumbled upon her work in an online...

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Why? | April Bunch

Why? | April Bunch

A quick introduction to who I am: follower of Jesus, wife to Rob, mom of two boys, biologist, teacher, and art enthusiast here to spread hugs, smiles, beauty, and knowledge wherever I can. The decision to move our family to Ghana for 6 months and...

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Why? | Rob Bunch

Why? | Rob Bunch

I’ve always had a passion for helping people in need and became involved with Touch A Life through divine appointment at a business dinner with the organization’s co-founders, Pam and Randy Cope. After hearing Pam and Randy share about Jantsen’s...

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Why? | Mr. Morgan and Ma Paulina

Why? | Mr. Morgan and Ma Paulina

The Morgans, our head houseparents at the Care Center in Ghana, each love Touch A Life with all their hearts. Today, they share their "why" with you! Mr. Morgan: I was a teacher for five years in a small village called Akuvikofe, and that was where...

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Introducing: Dr. Emelia

Introducing: Dr. Emelia

Today we’d like to introduce you to Dr. Emelia. She has been seeing our children at a clinic near the Care Center for several months.  As a result, she developed a love for Touch A Life through her time spent with the children and staff she...

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Why? | Rachel Brown

Why? | Rachel Brown

In March of 2009, Pam and I traveled to Ghana to together. It was my second trip to the country and my first as a Touch A Life employee. During our second leg of the trip, we went to Lake Volta, a man-made body of water in northern Ghana where...

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Why? | Pam Cope

Why? | Pam Cope

I know at Touch A Life we talk a lot about what we do, but today I want to focus on why we do what we do. I have been asked many times why I work in Ghana, West Africa, when there are so many needs in the United States. I wish I had the perfect...

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