APC is committed to donating 12% of its income to support projects throughout the world, helping the disadvantaged in the name of Jesus Christ. APC has personal contact with all the projects and all are in general small, so we know our donation makes a difference.
Some images from the service trip to Mathare and Green Pastures School in Nairobi with the Giraffe Project.
Bonn Projects include the homeless shelter Prälat-Schleich-Haus, Bonn Kinderklinik’s support for children with cancer, Bonner Tafel collecting food for distribution to the needy in Bonn, and the APC food cabinet.
In Africa: Wycliffe Bible Translators, Joseph Mfonyam in Cameroon working in the Bafut language; Giraffe Project, Kenya, providing schooling for children living in slums, APC Children’s Church sponsors a little girl, Phenny; Soteni Village of Hope, Kenya supporting children orphaned by AIDS.
In The Americas: St. Andrews Childrens Home, Peru, the Attwell’s home for orphaned and handicapped children; Malargue School, Argentina, for children living in a barren part of the country; Tyrand, West Virginia, USA, for the poor and elderly in an area without electricity or running water; Campus für Christus, bringing the word of God to students in Chicago and training them to carry the message to the world; United World Mission, Chris Hays of APC preparing to set up doctoral theology programs in S. America.
In Asia: Kinder in Chatterhat, India, schooling and a home for children; Damien Welfare, India, sponsoring children of leprosy patients at the hospital - Anuradha Ruj has been our foster child since 1998; Moravian Institute and Reverend Paljor, India, supporting the Christian minority in the Kashmir valley; Love in Action, Nepal, a Christian home for girls tricked or sold into prostitution in India; Philippines – Volker and Florita Weber of APC select needy churches and schools especially for the Eta people.
In Europe: Casa Iona, Romania, a home where orphaned or abused children receive Christian love and care from their new ‘parents’.
Also one-time aid after natural disasters, and special projects for Christmas.
Current fund-raising with the 20-cent project: collect a box from APC, put in 20 cents a day (or more) and bring it back at the Thanksgiving service.