Missions In Action

Episodes

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Episode 1: Hope and survival in the Philippine floods

Location: Valenzuela City, Philippines

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Watch as Alex walks the front lines of the flooded villages in northern Manila and meets his sponsored child, Jerome.

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Episode 2: A Path out of Poverty in Manila

Location: Quezon City, Philippines

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Alex finds inspiration in a destitute squatter town in Manila when he meets Maan, a dedicated young woman whose life path was blessed by sponsors who stood by her. Sponsor a child in the Philippines today!

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Episode 3: The Cemetery Champion

Location: Iloilo City, Philippines

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Born and raised in a cemetery, Emilda overcame all odds to become an Olympic champ! Sponsor a child in the Philippines today!

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Episode 4: Escaping the Dumps

Location: Iloilo City, Philippines

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Two educated sisters struggle to break the generational chain of survival-scavenging in the city dumps of Iloilo, Philippines. Sponsor a child in the Philippines today!

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Episode 5: Chickens Bring Hope

Location: Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Charity: World Vision

Mission: Chickens bring hope via a sustainable business in northern Sri Lanka. Donate a chicken today!

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Episode 6: A Cow Helps Rebuild Family, Community

Location: Horowpotana, Sri Lanka

Charity: World Vision

Mission: The donation of a cow to a family of former impoverished day laborers in rural Sri Lanka provides spark and pride.

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Episode 7: From Slash-and-Burn to Model Farm

Location: Horowpotana, Sri Lanka (North-Central province)

Charity: World Vision

Mission: Alex visits a farming family in northern Sri Lanka where slash-and-burn of the lush jungle has given way to sustainable farming thanks to World Vision training and support.

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Episode 8: Scarves of Pride

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Charity: FashionABLE / The Mocha Club / Women At Risk

Mission: Former sex industry workers in Addis Ababa find peace and purpose in handcrafting beautiful scarves for abroad.

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Episode 9: Transforming Life on the Street

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Charity: The Mocha Club / Women At Risk

Mission: Former sex industry workers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia benefit from a complete transformative help strategy to keep them off the streets.

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Episode 10: Goats Ease A Sick Woman's Burden

Location: Chongwe, Zambia

Charity: World Vision

Mission: Widowed and HIV-positive, a struggling single mother in rural Zambia finds ways to cope thanks to her donated goats.

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Episode 11: Micro-Loans Equal Major Change for Zambian Family

Location: Chongwe, Zambia

Charity: World Vision

Mission: A small business loan helps an enterprising single mother in rural Zambia build hope for herself and her children.

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Episode 12: Fighting Malaria, One Family at a Time

Location: Chongwe, Zambia

Charity: World Vision

Mission: Coping with tragedy, families in rural Zambia confront the killer malaria virus with insecticide-treated bed nets.

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Episode 13: Saving a Nomadic Tribe via Child Sponsorship

Location: Kalemunyang Village, Kenya

Charity: ChildFund

Mission: Alex visits a nomadic tribe in rural Kenya where child sponsorship provides a safety net from deadly cyclical droughts.

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Episode 14: Nagpur's Red Light Children

Location: Nagpur, India

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Alex visits a fortress-like community center in Nagpur, India's red light district, where every single kid is a child of a commercial sex worker. Sponsor a child in India today!

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Episode 15: Sponsorship Blesses Village Girl and Family

Location: Horowpotana,Sri Lanka

Charity: World Vision

Mission: The amazing generosity of a US sponsor inspires and transforms a village girl and her family's life, even down to her choice of career. Sponsor a child today!

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Episode 16: Child Sponsorship in the Nairobi Slums

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Charity: ChildFund International

Mission: A school, an innovative club and a home full of hope mark Alex's trek through Nairobi's Mukuru Slums. Sponsor a child today!

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Episode 17: A High-Tech Path to Leadership

Location: Chennai, India

Charity: Compassion International

Mission: Alex meets Blesslin, whose humble roots as a missionary child were unlikely to lead to her success as a young businesswoman in India's modern IT industry. Sponsor a child today!

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Episode 18: A Sponsorship Lifeline in Rural Zambia

Location: Chongwe, Zambia

Charity: World Vision

Mission: A poor village girl in Zambia finds inspiration in the monthly letters and pictures from her sponsor - and also through art.

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Episode 19: Sponsorship Saves Family Caught In Slum Fire

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Charity: ChildFund International

Mission: Many of young Steven's family perished in a tragic fire in Nairobi's Mukuru Slums, but thanks to ChildFund sponsorship, he and his mother are building a brighter path through education and self-sustaining income.

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