Inspiring Women Leaders in Honduras

This project, which was originally featured in the February 2015 issue of the Feed the Future monthly newsletter, highlights the challenges faced by women farmers in Honduras and how your support helps to promote gender inclusiveness in agriculture. As we celebrate Women’s History Month, Lutheran World Relief gives thanks for your support, which allows us to […]

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Celebrating International Women’s Day – Meet the Women Farmers of PRADAN

March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD). Throughout the month of March, celebrate IWD with Lutheran World Relief. Visit lwr.org/women for free resources to share with your family and friends how your support uplifts women around the world.  You may already know about the amazing women of the PRADAN project in Bihar, India – especially if […]

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Celebrating International Women’s Day – Meet Noali and Lankwande

March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD). Throughout the month of March, celebrate IWD with Lutheran World Relief. Visit lwr.org/women for free resources to share with your family and friends how your support uplifts women around the world.  Lankwande and Noali live in the village of Piaga in Burkina Faso. Over the past several years, a […]

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Celebrating International Women’s Day – Meet Maria

March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD). Throughout the month of March, celebrate IWD with Lutheran World Relief. Visit lwr.org/women for free resources to share with your family and friends how your support uplifts women around the world.  Maria del Cid Aguilar is a coffee farmer who lives in the community of Las Marias, in El […]

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Why Fighting Poverty Means Investing in Women

March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD). Throughout the month of March, celebrate IWD with Lutheran World Relief. Visit lwr.org/women for free resources to share with your family and friends how your support uplifts women around the world.  Why does it matter if LWR and other organizations work to uplift women living in poverty around the […]

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Why Eco-Palms are a Better Choice for Palm Sunday

The Gospel of Mark tells us that when Christ entered Jerusalem on a colt, the crowds welcomed him shouting “Hosanna!” and “spread leafy branches that they had cut in the fields”. Jesus is greeted as a triumphant king entering the city. Today churches all around the world – just like yours – join in this […]

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Children of farmers participating in the WATER project in Makindu County, in Kenya, smile as they hold vegetables their families have harvested.

From Scarcity to Abundance: A Lenten Reflection

Lent is sometimes thought of as a journey—a spiritual journey. During this Lenten season, we focus on the journey that Jesus took for us that led him to the cross. The goal of our journey is to lead us to a deeper level of faith in Christ and of love to our neighbors. For many […]

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