Dear Beacon of Hope Supporters,
|I am always amused at this time of the year when I see support letters from large non-profit organizations that need to raise a million dollars in the last few days of the year or need to reach their matching challenge total. I always wonder how much goes towards the mission and how much goes towards wages, rent, or other unnecessary luxuries. Your love gifts to Beacon of Hope are used in the most efficient way possible. We have no employees, no rent and very little overhead. Ninety five cents in every dollar goes directly to the mission!||
How HIV invades the Body demonstration.
The Smart Choices program was initiated in Zimbabwe in 2011 and Victoria Falls is one of the first places where we established a Smart Choices team. One of the larger schools in the Victoria Falls village is Mosi-au-Tunya. Mosi-Au-Tunya refers to the falls and it means "The Smoke that Thunders."
Here is a quote from one of the students from the Mosi-Au-Tunya high school at Victoria Falls Zimbabwe during our 2013 program.Read more
Giving Tuesday has finally arrived. This starts off a month of year end fundraising to fund our mission for 2017. As we look ahead to 2017, high on our priority list is our Mission Trip starting on January 13. For the first time ever, we are bringing each team leader with their spouse or a second team member to Johannesburg to a 4-day seminar. This is a total of about 32 participants.Read more
As giving Tuesday rapidly approaches many nonprofits wonder: Will our benefactors be able to help in this economic environment? The answer is consistent. Givers give; it is what they do.
You are receiving this message because you have shown a tremendous commitment to Beacon of Hope's mission and I would like to ask you to consider joining our Annual Fund Campaign. Gifts to an Annual Fund are only a 1-year commitment. An Annual Fund Campaign is an effort to secure an annual budget early in the year from early one time gifts or monthly commitments.
|As Beacon of Hope International prepares for this year’s Giving Tuesday Event, one of the things for which I am grateful is the loyalty and commitment of our generous benefactors to our group. Because of your support we have been able to accomplish major achievements together such as:|