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Our Newest High School Students

  This year 26 Touch A Life students graduated from secondary school, which is the equivalent of middle school in the United States. October began the new trimester for school and all 26 passed the entrance exams to begin high school! In...

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Celebrating Five Years at our Care Center

Celebrating Five Years at our Care Center

In September 2012, 50 Touch A Life children moved to their new home at the Touch A Life Care Center. With dormitory-style housing, a kitchen, a dining hall, and a director's house, the Care Center became the first long-term care facility...

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Yoga Retreat for Human Trafficking Survivors

Yoga Retreat for Human Trafficking Survivors

Our third annual yoga retreat was held at the Touch A Life Care Center earlier this month. Nana, our Life Academy Director is also the owner of Bliss Yoga Studio in Accra, and we were honored that she, along with some of the Bliss instructors, made...

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New Clothes and Crocs for the Care Center Kids

The August team delivered new clothes and new crocs for every child at our Care Center in Kumasi. The crocs were donated by The Branch Church in Farmer's Branch, TX and the clothes were donated by many supporters using the Touch A Life Amazon Smile...

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Paper Mosaic Contest

Paper Mosaic Contest

The kids at the Touch A Life Care Center in Ghana participated in a mid-year art contest this summer! Kwame, our Art Center Director, gave the theme of mosaic and each of the kids got started cutting tiny pieces of colored paper to make their...

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Redesigning the Zachary’s Porch Shop

For anyone who visits the Touch A Life Care Center in Kumasi, the sewing shop at Zachary's House is the perfect place to relax and pick out a handmade gift to bring home. While most of Zachary's House serves as a dorm for the youngest 12 Touch A...

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Meet our Summer Interns

The Touch A Life Summer Collegiate Internship program is underway! Six college students from around the country have been working on programs, parties, and product development as they prepare for an 18-day trip to Ghana this July. Keep reading to...

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Creating Scrapbooks for the Touch A Life Kids

Creating Scrapbooks for the Touch A Life Kids

One of our recent projects for our Global Family was creating pages for our kids to put in their new scrapbooks! This summer the 8x8 inch pages will travel to Ghana and each child will have the opportunity to create more scrapbook pages and...

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The Batik Collection by Re:new

Today we are introducing a brand new collection of products! This limited edition collection is made with batik fabric handmade at the Touch A Life Care Center. The fabric was then sent to Re:new Project in Chicago where it was transformed into...

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Touch A Life Announces New Executive Director

Touch A Life Announces New Executive Director

The Touch A Life Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Jan Osborn as Executive Director, effective May 1. Jan succeeds John O’Toole, who transitioned to the role of Chief Executive Officer at the end of 2016. Previously...

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