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Run and Give Back

    Over a year ago, Gisselle made the decision to run in the TCS New York City Marathon, her very first marathon race. As an encouraging gift, a friend sent her a subscription to Runner's World Magazine where Gisselle read an interview...

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The Corn Harvest

The Corn Harvest

Walking among his newly planted field of corn stalks, Mr. Morgan seems content. It was only six months ago that he and two farmhands planted a hearty variety of corn while a deep drought lingered over West Africa. There was some doubt whether a...

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Yoga Retreat for Trafficking Survivors

Touch A Life's core vision is to rescue, restore, and renew those who have been exploited. At our Care Center in Ghana, over 70 children gathered for three sessions of yoga combined with the rhythms of West African drums and dance. Led by Nana,...

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Life Lessons from Ghana

Today we are welcoming Jenna Harwell and Caitlin Phelps, students from Lipscomb University's Marriage and Family Therapy graduate program, to our blog. Jenna and Caitlin traveled to the Care Center in Ghana as part of Touch A Life's August team and...

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From Portugal with Love

Our incredible Education Sponsors, Filhos do Coração, sent a team from Portugal to visit the kids at our Care Center. Their mission was to spread joy and we are pretty sure they accomplished that! The Portuguese team brought clothing, shoes, school...

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Loving the Moment: Meeting Bernard

Amy Liddy, a long-time child sponsor and Touch A Life supporter traveled to the Care Center in August for the first time. During her time in Ghana she met Bernard, the child she has sponsored with her family for the past four and a half years. We...

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Dentist Check Ups for the TAL Kids

For the past three years, our wonderful friends Jamie and Lauren Burton have made an annual trip to the Touch A Life Care Center in Ghana. Jamie is a dentist outside of Nashville, TN, and serves as the regular dentist for all 76 Touch A Life kids!...

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Bringing Medical Care to Lake Volta

  Once a year a US-based medical team will travel to the Touch A Life Care Center in Ghana to assess each child's physical needs. This summer the medical team added a health outreach to their trip in order to help bring medical care to people...

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Backyard Summer Fundraiser

Backyard Summer Fundraiser

There's nothing better than an end-of-summer party! Last summer, our friend Andrew (the brother of our Development Director, Rachel) invited friends to soak up some sun, eat a few bites, and learn more about how Touch A Life is helping exploited...

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Filhos do Coração Gala

  Filhos do Coracao, located in Portugal, is one of Touch A Life's Primary Education partners for 2016. On May 28th Filhos do Coracao held a gala to raise support and awareness for the children at the Touch A Life Care Center in Ghana. We...

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