On September 16, 2015 eight children from the Tokpah family of Small Ganta joined the Heartwood family at the Orphan Home in Liberia. Josephine, Leo, Mercy, Oretha, Patrick, Serrina, Faith, and Janet were welcomed with open arms by their new friends in ZuannahTown. Paul Heszeltine ran an IronMan race to raise funds for their transportation and move-in expenses, and Karen Mathot (LiftingLiberia.org) put herself in harm’s way to give them a better life. The generous “Z” family has offered a monthly sponsorship for each child, providing food, shelter, education, health care, loving mentorship, allowance, and recreational opportunities.
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