2019 ASI LAKE UNION PROJECTS
FARM STEW equips families with skills in sustainable agriculture, plant-based diet, sanitation enterprise and more. Funds requested from ASI Lake Union will continue to build on the work that has begun in Jinja, Uganda by helping to support a FARM STEW trainer for one year. This will not only strengthen the program but expand the reach to other communities in need of these skills.
Orphans International Helpline
Supported by previous Spring Fellowship offerings, ASI Lake Union has expanded the reach of OIH to care for orphans and abandoned children in Haiti. We would like to continue to support this worthy ministry by assisting in the purchase of land and fencing for a dairy farm. Your offerings will help establish a foundation for this initiative to combat a prevailing deficiency of vitamin D, calcium and potassium due to lack of milk and other plant-based nutrients.
Adventist Frontier Missions
ASI Lake Union has committed 3 years of support for two missionaries to continue their endeavors to present the Gospel to the people of an Islamic country on the continent of Africa. Funds raised for this project will be matched by ASI Lake Union to maximize the reach for souls for the kingdom of God.
Adelante Community Health Center
Adelante is a grass roots outreach in Berwyn, Illinois designed to provide health instruction to prevent, treat, and reverse chronic health conditions. Funds will be used to help erect signage to promote and attract passers-by and community residents to the programs. Adelante has a history of highly successful health and Bible outreach conducted by Manuel and Esther Alva, a physician team and long-time members of ASI Lake Union.
2018 ASI LAKE UNION PROJECTS
ASAP Ministries- Karen Refugees, IL
Advocates for Southeast Asians and the Persecuted (ASAP) seeks the opportunity to reach refugees when they are most open, the first five years after coming to a new country. This year's offering will provide support for the Lay Leader of the Karen refugees to assist with expenses of the growing congregation in Rockford, IL.
FARM STEW equips families with skills in sustainable agriculture, plant-based diet, sanitation, enterprise, and more. Funds requested from ASI will go to support a FARM STEW Trainer based in Jinja, Uganda where we are partnered extensively with the Jinja SDA church, training and equipping over 200 youth every week to go out as trainers in their community.
Orphans International Helpline
OIH is a ministry dedicated to providing for the basic needs of orphans in Bombardopolis, Haiti. Offering funds will support sponsorship for 40 orphans, providing food, clothing, shelter, medical care and Christian education.
AFM Mali Project
ASI Lake Union has committed 3 year of support for the Mali Project. Two individuals continue their missionary endeavors to present the Gospel to the people of Mali on the continent of Africa. Funds raised for this project will be matched by ASI Lake Union to maximize the reach for souls for the Kingdom of God.
Applications for the 2020 offering will be accepted until December 31, 2019. Members, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a funding request form.