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Nativity Church of Fargo Named 2017 Starfish Award Recipient

Friends of Chimbote has named Nativity Church of Fargo, ND its 2017 Starfish Award recipient. The award will be presented at Friends of Chimbote’s 6th Annual Fall Gala Celebration on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Each year the Starfish Award honors the truly altruistic...

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Chimbote Rain

Earlier this month torrential rains began to fall in Chimbote, Peru, lasting more than eight hours. This is the worst rain emergency in over 40 years. Thousands of homes have been damaged bringing devastation to men, women, and children already living in extreme...

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Eight Stitches For My Eighth Visit

By Dan Kunkleman, Charlotte, NC Eight days after returning home from my eighth Chimbote, Peru Mission Trip, as I reflect on my latest experience I once again find myself designating it my favorite, most awesome and without doubt most eventful one. One aspect aiding...

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